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Saturday night NBA star Donovan Mitchell announced via Instagram that he’ll be donating 45k dollars of his Spidey-Sense proceeds to Jacob Blake’s children’s education. Mitchell who’s an advocate for education went on to say “Education reform is something I really believe in and I believe will be able to help push our country and our future past the point we’re at.”

Adidas whom Mitchell has a sponsorship deal with announced they’ll be matching his donation of 45k dollars.

Watch Mitchell’s Announcement below:

 

Also Donovan Mitchell is among a growing number of NBA players that are using their voice to shed light on social justice issues. On the same night he made the announcement about Jacob Blake’s children Mitchell also announced his new partnership with Chris Paul, Carmelo Anthony and Dwayne Wade’s new company Social Change Fund.

The Social Change Fund was created to empower communities of color and advocate for the rights of all Black lives.

Read why Mitchell partnered with the Social Change Fund (below):

 

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