By Jack Maloney, cbssports.com
Ahead of the new NBA season, Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan is taking some time and money to help people in need.
Jordan, who has been involved with the Bobcats/Hornets franchise since 2006, is making his largest philanthropic donation ever, giving $7 million to help fund medical clinics in at-risk areas of Charlotte. Via the Associated Press:
Hornets owner Michael Jordan is donating $7 million to launch medical clinics that he hopes will help at-risk communities in Charlotte.
It’s the largest philanthropic donation ever by the former NBA champion.