Inspired by the man.
Carried by the family.
Michael Jordan credited his teachers with giving him the confidence to step onto the court. In that spirit, Wings helps young people around the globe unlock greatness through the power of education. Wings is deeply rooted in the community, building relationships with teachers, mentors and organizations. It’s about the belief that, when given the chance, everyone can fly.


Wings pillars.

Unlocking greatness. Wings exists to help young people achieve greatness through the power of education.

Committing to succeed. The pursuit of greatness requires discipline and determination, in the classroom and on the court.

Embracing your roots. By supporting organizations in the community, we aid young people in becoming their most authentic selves.

Dreaming for the future. Wings opens up a range of possibilities for young peoples’ futures with support and inspiration.


“By creating opportunity through education, Wings can help young people achieve greatness in their lives. Jordan Brand believes everyone can fly, and Wings exists to enable that flight.” Larry Miller
President of Jordan Brand


How we do work.

Playing the role. Wings uses mentorship to help young people imagine a future for themselves, as embodied in positive role models.

Reaching higher. Opportunity often comes down to financial need. Wings uses scholarships to ensure access to quality higher education.

Training for a lifetime. To prepare for life after high school, college or vocational education, Wings assists young people in developing important core skills by giving them access to internships.

Imagining a better self. As an extension of Jordan Brand’s world-class design team, Wings provides young people with career opportunities in the art and design fields.


Our partners. Wings works closely with partner organizations to be deeply rooted in and connected to the communities we serve.


CONTACT Wings: jordanwings@nike.com