Michael Jordan & Jordan Brand's Donation of $100 million For Social Justice Causes

HipHop News Posted on June 6, 2020 at 8:15am

Michael Jordan & Jordan Brand's Donation of $100 million For Social Justice Causes

His Airness weighs in on the racial inequality across the board.

The Black Lives Matter movement has received global support in the last days, after the death of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor in the hands of the police. Now Michael Jordan and the Jordan Brand are giving their support to the movement.

The legend of the NBA and the shoe brand have announced they are pledging $100 million over the next 10 years to organizations across the country that are "dedicated to ensuring racial equality, social justice and of greater access to education.".centered-ad {

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"Black lives matter. This is not a controversial statement," a statement shared by Jordan and his company of lee. "Until the deep-seated racism that allows our country the institutions is not completely eradicated, we will remain committed to protect and improve the lives of Black people."

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Black lives matter. This is not a controversial statement. We are you. We are a family. We are a community. Michael Jordan and the Jordan Brand are committing $100 million over the next 10 years to protect and improve the lives of Black people through actions aimed toward racial equality, social justice and education. #JUMPMAN

A post shared by Jordan (@jumpman23) on June 5, 2020 at 1:37 pm PDT

The move by the Jordan Brand joins a long list of companies that advocate for change in the wake of the massive protests all over the world. Other

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