Michael Jordan donating $100 million to causes that ensure racial equality, social justice, education

MJ and Jordan Brand made the announcement Friday afternoon

Whitley Sandretto
June 05, 2020 - 1:42 pm
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Michael Jordan and Jordan Brand announce they will be donating $100 million over the next 10 years to causes that ensure racial equality, social justice and greater access to education. 

"Jordan Brand is us, the Black Community," a joint statement from Jordan and the Jordan Brand reads. "Jordan Brand is more than one man. It has always been a family. We represent a proud family that has overcome obstacles, fought against discrimination in communities worldwide and that works every day to erase the stain of racism and the damage of injustice. The will, the work, the excellence the world has come to know is the result of one generation after another, pouring their dreams into the next."

Read the full statement below. 

 

 

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