Posts Tagged: Nike

NFL Makes Juneteenth a Staff Holiday

What??  NFL staffers are getting a new company holiday this year, with offices to be shut on June 19th.  Commissioner Roger Goodell announced yesterday that the league will begin observing Juneteenth, which marks the end of slavery in the United States.  “It is a day to reflect on our past, but more importantly, consider how each… Read more »

Michael Jordan Brands Commit $100M to Fight Racism

NBA great  Michael Jordan‘s brand has donated $100 million to organizations fighting racism against black people. Jordan and his Jordan Brand commits the hefty sum over the next 10 years to organizations assisting black people with social justice and greater access to education. Jordan joined legions of others in sadness and anger of the live police incident in which 46-year old… Read more »

Nike will donate 30,000 shoes to frontline workers fighting Covid-19

Nike is donating 30,000 pairs of shoes — specifically designed for healthcare workers — to health systems and hospitals in cities across the United States. The Air Zoom Pulse, which was released in November 2019, is the company’s “first shoe designed for the healthcare athlete, an everyday hero,” Nike said in its announcement on Monday. The company went… Read more »

[PHOTOS] From the Rumor Mill: Travis and Kylie Back Together?

After a few social media posts by Kylie Jenner, there’s speculation that she and Travis Scott are back together are back together, according to TMZ.   The old pics from 2017 show the A-list model looking lovingly at her-then  boo-thang at a Houston Rocket’s playoff game in 2017.  She captioned the photos, “It’s a mood.”  But… Read more »