Michael Jordan giving back in a big way this Thanksgiving.
On Wednesday the former Chicago Bulls and Charlotte Hornets owner announced that he was donating $2 million from the proceeds he received from the Emmy-winning documentary series “The Last Dance” to Feeding America during the holiday season.
“In these challenging times and in a year of unimaginable difficulty due to COVID-19, it’s more important than ever to pause and give thanks,”
“I am proud to be donating additional proceeds from ‘The Last Dance’ to Feeding America and its member food banks in the Carolinas in Chicago to help feed America’s hungry.”
Feeding America thanked MJ for his generous gift.
An incredible gift to be thankful for – NBA legend Michael Jordan is donating $2 million to help our neighbors facing hunger! #TheLastDance
— Feeding America (@FeedingAmerica) November 25, 2020