City Beat

Michael Jordan to appear at St. HOPE banquet

Basketball hall of famer Michael Jordan will be the featured guest at Sunday’s annual banquet for St. Hope, the nonprofit organization founded by Mayor Kevin Johnson.

The sold-out event will be held at the Sacramento Convention Center. Jordan is scheduled to speak from 7:40 p.m. to 7:55 p.m.

Johnson founded St. Hope in 1989. The organization focues on education efforts, development and the arts in Oak Park, where Johnson grew up.