Michael Jordan Donates $10 Million To Open Medical Clinics In Home State

Michael Jordan is giving back to North Carolina.

According to TMZ, the NBA legend is donating $10 million to open two medical clinics near his hometown of Wilmington.

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The donation is going to the non-profit health care group Novant Health, which runs a number of hospitals and clinics throughout the state.

Novant said in a statement that Jordan’s donation will help provide “comprehensive primary care, including behavioural health and social support services, to the area’s most vulnerable communities.”

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The two new clinics are scheduled to open in 2022. He previously donated $7 million to open clinics in 2017.

“Everyone should have access to quality health care, no matter where they live, or whether or not they have insurance. Wilmington holds a special place in my heart and it’s truly gratifying to be able to give back to the community that supported me throughout my life,” Jordan said.

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