Michael Jordan and Jordan Brand pledged to donate $100 million
Michael Jordan and his brand stepped up to strive for social justice and equality by donating $100 million to the cause.
The donation will last 10 years and will provide more educational opportunities for children.
Funds will be allocated to many organizations.
Michael Jordan and Jordan Brand pledged to donate $100 million to “organizations committed to ensuring racial equality, social justice and more educational opportunities” within the next 10 years. pic.twitter.com/Lo8emDe8By
-Yahoo Sports (@YahooSports) June 5, 2020
After the protests, the protests have been held throughout the country and around the world The death of George Floyd.
Many athletes and former athletes are stepping up their efforts to use their platforms to express their voices and donate to charities that help people in need.
Jordan said: “I feel very sad, real pain and calm anger.” “I see and feel everyone’s pain, anger and frustration. I support those who call for deep-rooted racism and violence against our people of color People. We’ve had enough.”
The brutal and systematic racism of the police has plagued the country for decades, and the coronavirus has only increased tension during uncertain times.
As we all know, Jordan remained silent on social issues during the game, he joined many current and predecessors NBA players cry out loud.
His Charlotte Hornets are not eligible for the NBA 2019-20 season to restart, this team was originally scheduled for July 31 at the Walt Disney World Resort tip near Orlando.