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Basketball legend Michael Jordan donates $2 million to Feeding America

Basketball legend and Wilmington native Michael Jordan donates $2-million to Feeding America.
Basketball legend and Wilmington native Michael Jordan donates $2-million to Feeding America.(WITN)
Published: Nov. 28, 2020 at 12:43 PM EST
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GREENVILLE, N.C. (WITN) - Basketball legend and North Carolina native Michael Jordan made a huge financial donation to feed the hungry.

The group, Feeding America, thanked the six time world champion for a $2 million gift to the organization.

The money comes from Jordan’s earnings from the Emmy-winning documentary “The Last Dance.”

Feeding America leaders say the donation will help supply food to an estimated 1 in 6 Americans who face food insecurity.

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