GOOGLE DONATES $1.5 MILLION TO CHICAGO PUBLIC SCHOOLS AND CHANCE THE RAPPER’S NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION
Chance The Rapper continues to fight for funding when it comes to public schools in Chicago.
The rapper has been known to raise millions and also donate money for public school funding.
On Wednesday, Chance stopped by Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Paideia Academy on the city’s South Side to announce a huge donation.
According to NBC Chicago, Chance announced a grant worth $1.5 million from major tech company Google. $1million from the donation will go to Chance’s non-profit organization, SocialWorks, and $500,000 will go to the Children’s First Fund, which is used to support computer science programming.