Michael Jordan will donate 100 million dollars to the fight for racial equality

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The leading also strengthened its social commitment to the people of the african-american community

The star of the basketball, Michael Jordanwas added to the samples of support emerged in favour of the racial equality after the case of the death George Floyd. The athlete reported this Friday that will 100 million dollars organizations that watch for this cause.

Estee Portnoy, a spokeswoman for Jordan announced via social networks that the leading will donate 100 million dollars during the next 10 years through its brand ‘Jordan Brand’ to foundations that fight for racial equality and social justice.

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“Jordan Brands” is the brand that he founded the sportsman along with Nike and that now devote resources to fight racism in the next decade. Michael Jordan also secured by means of a press release that the company works like a family, which oversees the african-american community and their rights.

“The brand Jordan we, the black community. Jordan Brand is more of a man. It has always been a family.”

“We represent a family proud that she has overcome obstacles, fought against discrimination in communities around the world and works every day to erase the stain of racism and the damage of the injustice,” he said.

Jordan stressed the importance to eradicate racism root and reinforced its social commitment to this cause.”Until the racism entrenched that allows the failure of the institutions of our country totally eradicated, we will remain committed to protecting and improving the lives of black people”, stressed the leading in the publication.

The basketball star is one of the celebrities who spoke out against racism in the united States by the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Recently also transcended the donation made by the husband of Kim Kardashianthe rapper Kanye West, the daughter of Floyd, Gianna, that you could go to the university.


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