Chance the Rapper Lands $300,000 Donation For Giving Tuesday
(AllHipHop News) The Giving Tuesday holiday turned out well for Chance the Rapper.
Chance announced a new partnership with Conagra Brands, which donated $300,000 to the rapper's new chance fund.
The money will be added to the funds he has raised for the Chicago public school system over the past year.
"SocialWorks and I are happy to know that Conagra Brands cares and is cognizant of the troubles affecting our city's youth," said SocialWorks' founder Chance the Rapper. "We hope this encourages more corporations contribute and help strengthen CPS."
The Conagra Brands Foundation will provide $100,000 each year to Chicago Public Schools over the course of three years.
The money will be used to strengthen curriculums, provide support materials and create enrichment opportunities for students within these schools.
"After seeing the amazing work Chance the Rapper and SocialWorks are doing to support our city's youth who attend ChicagoPublic Schools, the Conagra Brands Foundation was eager to get involved in this incredible effort not only to create a better today for these kids but to reveal a future that is limitless," said said Jon Harris, Chief Communications Officer, Conagra Brands. "We encourage other major companies in our amazing city to join this very important cause."