Chance The Rapper Pledges $ 1 Million To Amplify Mental Health Services Within Chicago

We can all agree that #MentalHealth has been overlooked and rejected by society for a very long time. It makes us proud that a wide variant of Celebrities and Activist are using their platforms to not only bring awareness but to inflict a much needed change. 🙏🏿

Without a doubt you can always count on #ChanceTheRapper to put on for his hometown of #Chicago as much as he possibly can! The 25 year old Rapper has recently announced a $1 million pledge to the mental health services within Chicago.

According to the #HuffingtonPost , Chance will provide $100,000 to six mental health providers within Chicago Via his charity #SocialWorks. Sources stated applications for each grant will be accepted January 2019. Chance has also announced that a donation of $100,000 will be forwarded to 20 schools within Chicago.

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“We will be upping the game in terms of equity, in terms of what is rightfully yours. Principals, teachers, we got your back,” Chance tells local news.