Muhammad Ali coming to Victoria for David Foster fundraiser
Apr 19 2012
Boxing great Muhammad Ali will be among the celebrities coming to Victoria in May to support a David Foster Foundation fundraiserPhotograph by: Reuters, Photo taken in 2000
“The Greatest” is coming to Victoria.
Muhammad Ali, one of the world’s most famous people, will be in Victoria next month. The three-time world heavyweight boxing champion in the 1960s and 1970s was announced Wednesday as a guest at the David Foster Miracle Concert Weekend May 25 to 27.
The highlight of the weekend is the May 26 Miracle Concert at Save-on-Foods Memorial Centre, organized by Foster, the Saanich raised, multi-Grammy winning musician, songwriter and producer.
Other confirmed guests include singer Josh Groban, saxophonist Kenny G, the Canadian Tenors and comedian Sinbad.
Money raised goes to the David Foster Foundation to assist families of children who need lifesaving organ transplants.