Michael Jordan is donating $10 million to the Make-A-Wish Foundation to mark his 60th birthday. The six-time NBA champion who is a household name in multiple sports is turning 60 on Friday, March 17th. To celebrate, he’s making the single largest donation to Make-A-Wish that the organization has ever received. Make-A-Wish Foundation, the organization that […]
Michael Jordan and the Jordan Brand at Nike are giving $1 million to Morehouse College as part of their Black Community Commitment Effort. The donation is earmarked to boost the historically Black college’s journalism and sports studies programs. “Morehouse is grateful to Michael Jordan and Jordan Brand for an investment in the education of talented […]
Michael Jordan—yes, that Michael Jordan—may one day be known more for his open hands than for his half-court throw. In 2017, Jordon donated $7 million to open two low-income healthcare clinics in underserved parts of Charlotte, North Carolina. And he’s just done it again. This time, Jordan’s donation of $10 million will open two new […]
The $2.5m donation will be split among the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund Inc., the Formerly Incarcerated and Convicted People and Families Movement, and the Black Voters Matter organization.
Basketball legend Michael Jordan—whom you probably know best from the iconic 1996 film Space Jam—is handing over the $8.9 million he was awarded in a recent settlement to local nonprofits that help Chicago area children. Jordan plans to donate the money next summer. Jordan was awarded the money in a successful lawsuit against grocery chains […]