S otheby’s is pleased to present James R. Jordan Foundation Capsule Collection, a charitable online auction featuring Michael Jordan memorabilia on offer from the James R. Jordan Foundation (JRJF).
Reliving the Career of Michael Jordan
Earns a Scholarship to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Selected by the Chicago Bulls in the NBA Draft
The Original Air Jordan Sneakers Debut
Rookie of the Year
Watch Michael Jordan's Rookie of the Year Award Speech
63 Points Against the Celtics in Round One of the Playoffs
Earns Most Valuable Player Award and Defensive Player of the Year
Watch Michael Jordan's MVP Presentation
Jordan's Bulls Win Their First NBA Championship
Announces His Retirement
Takes a Brief Sojourn Into a Career as a Baseball Player
Returns to Basketball from Retirement
Bulls Win 72 Games
Bulls Win 6th NBA Championship
The Washington Wizards
A New “Era” of Basketball
Founded and run by Deloris Jordan in honor of her late husband, the James R. Jordan Foundation (JRJF) is a non-profit organization that empowers children and families in underserved communities through access to educational resources and knowledge. JRJF provides a pathway out of poverty by empowering children to achieve their full potential and by leveling the playing field so they can become successful human beings and productive contributors to society. JRJF accomplishes this by creating networks of support for families and communities, motivating youth, and ensuring high-quality academic opportunities for youth in underserved communities.
The Michael Jordan memorabilia presented in James R. Jordan FoundationCapsule Collection are sold by the foundation, with proceeds, including Sotheby’s Buyer’s Premium, benefiting the JRJF.
Bidding Now Open
Bidding will be open from 2–12 November, and Sotheby’s hopes that this spectacular capsule of important Michael Jordan memorabilia, including cufflinks, jerseys, and art excites our global audience towards bidding for this important cause.