Chance the Rapper Announces First Ever Award Show to Honor Leaders in Education-blogged by @thereal__bee ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀ During his SocialWorks summit Friday on Chicago's southside, ChancetheRapper announced that 20 local public schools will receive a $100,000 grant from the total $2.2 million raised for his New Chance Fund. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀ The donations were raised for arts education over a span of six months. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀ In addition to the donations, Chance also announced that he will be presenting his first-ever Twilight Awards, an award show to honor “teachers, parents, principals, and students that convey leadership,” Pitchfork reports. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀ The event is set to take place in June 2018 and will be hosted by JamesCorden. Chance also notes that there will be plenty of special guests in attendance.
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