MGM Resorts International Commemorates 50th Anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s Assassination with Donation to National Civil Rights Museum

MGM Resorts International, (NYSE: MGM) parent company of Gold Strike Casino Resort, donated $150,000 to the National Civil Rights Museum in Memphis. The funds will support the Museum’s programming surrounding the 50th anniversary of the assassination of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr, which took place at the Lorraine Motel, now the location of the National Civil Rights Museum, as well as enhancements of the museum’s physical plant.

MGM Resorts International Joins American Business Act on Climate Pledge

LAS VEGAS, Aug. 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) joined the American Business Act on Climate Change Pledge by pledging to reduce energy consumption 20% by 2020, during the National Clean Energy Summit held at the Mandalay Bay Resort Convention Center, sponsored by U.S. Senator Harry Reid, and with closing keynote comments by President Barack Obama.