Chance the Rapper Gives Chicago High Schoolers Free Jordans

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Hip-Hop please take note.

Chance The Rapper is closing out 2017 the same way he started it: by giving back. Academy on Wednesday where fifth-grade students were working on a coding activity with Google employees as a part of Computer Science Education Week.

Chance the Rapper continued his push to provide funding to local schools with a massive new donation from one of the world's biggest tech companies.

The three-time Grammy victor teamed up with Google to bring computer science education to students in the Chicago area.

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"We're honored to support SocialWorks' mission to help underrepresented students in Chicago reach their full potential, as well as Chicago Public Schools' efforts to turn computer science into a pathway for creative expression", Google.org principal Justin Steele said in a statement.

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

Chance was attending his monthly Open Mike night, a youth event presented by his charity SocialWorks and the Chicago Public Library. Since March, Chance, who grew up in the city's Chatham neighborhood and graduated from Jones College Prep, has raised $2.5 million for CPS and has donated $1 million to 20 schools for arts education programs.

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