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Michael Jordan donates $2 million to Hurricane Florence relief

Michael Jordan donates $2 million to Hurricane Florence relief

Charlotte Hornets Chairman Michael Jordan is donating $2 million to assist those affected by Hurricane Florence, a storm that has caused at least 33 deaths — including at least 25 in North Carolina.

“It’s truly devastating to see the damage the Hurricane Florence is doing to my beloved home state of North Carolina and to the surrounding areas,” Jordan said Tuesday in a team statement. “The recovery effort will be massive, and it will take a long time to repair the damage and for the families to get back on their feet.”

Jordan, who attended the University of North Carolina, will donate $1 million each to the American Red Cross and the Foundation...

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