Michael Jordan, the legend of basketball and the most famous athlete in the world, makes record gift to national African American museum. His donation $5 million continues Jordan’s evolution from global superstar to genuine cultural institution. He’s 53 year-old-now, his business is well and rich, so, ex-athlete’s generosity is entirely understandable.
Michael Jordan made news in July: he intended to give $1 million each to the Institute for Community-Police Relations and the NAACP Legal Defense Fund. Jordan wants to make his own contribution in the effort to heal divisions between police and black communities in the United States, current wave Black Lives Matter is inspiring him.
Michael Jordan’s generous donation (%$5 million) is a great honor and assistance for the national African American museum. Of course, Michael will be in the public eye for some time: he’s not only world-famous athlet, but persistent media subject and a businessman. This museum gift ensures that his name will be identified with the American experience for even longer.
Jordan’s fans believe that Michael’s record gift to national African American museum ensures that his name will be identified with the American experience for even longer.