Michael Jordan donates $7 million to open 2 clinics in Charlotte

first_img WE RECOMMEND 10 months ago Michael Jordan opens health clinic for underprivileged in Charlotte 10 months ago NBA legend Larry Bird is the inspiration behind the Twitter logo SUBSCRIBE TO US Written By WATCH US LIVE First Published: 21st October, 2019 14:23 IST 10 months ago Lakers, Clippers set to star in wide-open NBA season Thanks to a generous $7 million donation from @NBA legend Michael Jordan low-income Charlotte residents of all ages now have access to get the affordable medical care they need, with or without insurance. pic.twitter.com/dpJHVwCpmU— Novant Health (@NovantHealth) October 17, 2019 FOLLOW US Last Updated: 21st October, 2019 14:23 IST Michael Jordan Donates $7 Million To Open 2 Clinics In Charlotte NBA legend and Charlotte Hornets owner, Michael Jordan, opened a clinic in Charlotte, North Carolina to serve people who are uninsured and underinsured. LIVE TV COMMENT Michael Jordan has an estimated net worth of $1.9 billion and is a majority owner of the Charlotte Hornets. The basketball legend has increasingly contributed to philanthropic activities by hosting them or funding them in the past 2 years. Jordan hosted a charity golf tournament for 13 years and also opened Jordan Institute for Families at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill’s school of social work in 1996.Also Read: Lakers, Clippers Set To Star In Wide-open NBA SeasonMicheal Jordan is one of the greatest basketball players in history. He spent 15 seasons in the NBA and won six titles with the Chicago Bulls.  According to Forbes, the basketball legend is amongst the richest African Americans along with the likes of Robert F. Smith and Oprah Winfrey.Also Read: Andy Murray Battles Past Stanislas Wawrinka To Win The European Open Sreehari Menon NBA legend and Charlotte Hornets owner, Michael Jordan, opened a clinic in Charlotte, North Carolina to serve people who are uninsured and underinsured. The basketball legend donated $7.2million in order to build two Novant Health clinics in his hometown. Michael Jordan said that the donation is to make an impact in the lives of people after his donation helped build a state of the art facility.Also Read: Toronto FC Defeats D.C. United 5-1, Ends Wayne Rooney’s MLS CareerMichael Jordan: Making an impactMicheal Jordan committed $7 million to Novant Health to open two clinics in Charlotte. The donation came with a pledge to provide resources to communities with little or no health care. The clinic will offer typical primary and preventative care, but will also provide patients with behavioral health and social support services. The 6,800 square-foot facility is equipped with 12 exam rooms, an X-ray room, and a physical therapy space. In addition, a full-time social worker is on staff to provide social support services to patients.Also Read: Illinois Stuns No. 6 Wisconsin 24-23 On Last-second FG 11 months ago PM Modi an astute speaker & inspiration to world leaders: Vibhuti Jhalast_img