Chance was critical o" /> Chance the Rapper donates $1M to CPS, knocks Rauner's plans Chance was critical o"/> Chance was critical o" /> Chance was critical o" /> >
Powered by

Chance the Rapper donates $1M to CPS, knocks Rauner's plans

Hours after Gov. Bruce Rauner offered two options to provide $215 million to Chicago Public Schools, Chance the Rapper cut the district a $1 million check that the Grammy-winning musician described as a "call to action" for the city's business and philanthropic community.

Chance was critical of the Republican governor's efforts to fix the city's schools during a news conference Monday in West Chatham on the South Side, not far from the musician's old neighborhood.

"Gov. Rauner still

Sign up for unrestricted access to 200+ subscription services.
Already have an account? Click here to login.

RelSci News & Alerts gets you:

  • 5 free articles a month from top subscription outlets like the Financial Times, New York Times, and Washington Post
  • Competitive business intelligence through daily data updates
  • Custom feeds on target high-value individuals, companies, industries, and topics delivered straight to your inbox