Jordan reportedly made $3 million to $4 million for his participation in the Emmy-winning, 10-part ESPN docuseries detailing his last season with the Chicago Bulls.
“In these challenging times and in a year of unimaginable difficulty due to Covid-19, it’s more important than ever to pause and give thanks,” Jordan said in a statement on Wednesday. “I am proud to be donating additional proceeds from ‘The Last Dance’ to Feeding America and its member food banks in the Carolinas and Chicago to help feed America’s hungry.”
Jordan previously announced he would donate all of his earnings from the hit series to Friends of the Children, a mentorship nonprofit dedicated to breaking the cycle of generational poverty.
“An incredible gift to be thankful for – NBA legend Michael Jordan is