After School Matters Gala Celebrates Chicago Teens and New Focus on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics) Education Programming
September 20, 2013
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Michael Jordan on Tuesday named several Chicago-area charities he has picked to benefit from his recently settled legal battle with the Jewel-Osco and Dominick’s grocery chains.
Fittingly, the Chicago Bulls great said he has chosen 23 charitable organizations that will receive the net proceeds from the undisclosed settlement. They include After School Matters, the award-winning arts and education program founded by former Chicago first lady Maggie Daley, and The Ounce of Prevention Fund, led by Illinois first lady Diana Rauner.
Continue reading this Chicago Sun-Times article about Michael Jordan’s generous donation here.