Chance the Rapper Teams Up With Google for Big Donation to CPS

Chance The Rapper

Chance The Rapper has been continuously doing what he can to improve the lives of kids in Chicago. Academy on Wednesday where fifth-grade students were working on a coding activity with Google employees as a part of Computer Science Education Week.

This means the Bulls are the first team in the National Basketball Association to call Chance by his correct titles. They said they're donation is meant to "help teachers implement computer science and arts curriculum in their classrooms, and it builds on $40 million in Google.org grants that provide opportunities for students underrepresented in computer science to explore the field". Computer science skills such as analytical thinking and creative problem solving are critical for young people who will be hunting for jobs in an increasingly automated society. As if setting up a $2.2 million fund for Chicago Public Schools' arts programs, or donating one of his Grammys to Chicago's DuSable Museum of African American History, wasn't enough.

As of late, Chance has made multiple school visits to announce major donations.

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The surprise giveaway took place at the monthly Open Mike night event hosted by Chance's SocialWorks charity and the Chicago Public Library.

Back in September, Chance showed his support for a Chipotle Mexican Grill and Chicago Public Schools.

Chance once again delivers for the city of Chicago.

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