The musician made the announcement at the Harold Washington Cultural Center, where a line of people waited to hear it. According to the Chicago Tribune , 20 schools will benefit from the donation, each receiving $100,000 over the course of three years.
Chance the Rapper announces a $1 million donation to Chicago Public Schools on March 6 at Westcott Elementary School in the Auburn-Gresham neighborhood. The donation is being made by Chance's nonprofit foundation, Social Works. At the Harold Washington Cultural Center on Friday afternoon, 20 CPS principals joined the artist, whose real name is Chancellor Bennett, and his non-profit SocialWorks to make the announcement.
First, he said in that time he has already had two people tell him they were going to shoot him. That they felt undervalued or cheated. Chance said that assuring adequate funding will stop the escalating violence. He said he hopes his fundraising campaign and the enhancement of arts programming can help create paths for success for those children. Before naming the schools on Friday, Chance lamented the violence that plagues the neighborhoods of numerous students who attend the selected ...
Most of the monies will go to fund music programs, digital arts, dance classes and theater training at various local schools. Principals will also regularly meet with members of SocialWorks , Chance's nonprofit organization. The donation follows Chance's other acts of charity this year. In addition to the $2. 2 million , Chance's SocialWorks gave away 30,000 backpacks to students at last month's Bud Billiken Parade.
Each school will receive a total of $100,000 that will be accessible to them over the course of the next three years, according to a statement announcing the donation. The event is meant to honor "teachers, parents, principals, and students that convey leadership" and will be hosted by James Corden with special guest performances in Chicago.
I feared for my life. What that man did to her for a complaint to his wife. How a 25-something woman's parents pester her to get married and warn her of otherwise consequences, like ending up alone for the lifetime. She replied, "They still ask me about Aditya Pancholi also. I am not one of those who will manipulate, I will answer every question". On the work front, Kangana will be seen in Hansal Mehta's upcoming directorial Simran which is slated to release on September 15.
The musician has been publicly toying with the idea of vying for a seat in MI for a while, but Common Cause has urged Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein to investigate whether Kid Rock , real name Robert Ritchie , has violated the law by acting as a Senate candidate without officially registering his candidacy.
Arsenal are said to want at lease £70m to part with the attacker, who has less than a year remaining on his current contract, but are aware that they will have to sign a top-quality replacement to appease the fans. The Gunners lost to Manchester City , who offered £49 million for the winger. Manager Michael O'Neill had admitted on Wednesday that he would assist where possible were any move to materialise and he admits that even at this late stage, a transfer could still be completed ...
Taylor Swift's new video has underlying feminist tones. Throughout the video, Swift hilariously takes on her critics who say she's fake, calculated, and mean. Since her 2006 debut, Swift has worked hard to stay out of the Hollywood drama (with the exception of 2014's " Bad Blood ", her catty dig at Katy Perry ), but the new single undoes all of that.
For some people , this vengeance is simply self-absorbed nonsense, and ill-timed at that: The country is devolving into a fiery hellscape and Swift is responding with. This is a pretty serious diss seeing as Katy Perry has been nominated for a total of 13 Grammys and has not received a single one. All of this, obviously, amounts to privilege and power.
This directive comes after Trump's original executive order was rebuked in the federal courts. The settlement would allow for people who attempted to enter the country at first but could not to enable anyone whose visas were rejected the right to reapply.
The ASPCA is assisting the Galveston County Animal Resource Center with the transport and relocation of approximately 120 homeless animals from Galveston County to shelters in Austin and Dallas, as well as assisting with the transport of approximately 100 animals who were evacuated with their families from the Beaumont, Texas area to a shelter in Alexandria, La.
There are so many different types of power within the Game Of Thrones world. She added: "Because Sansa asked him to (and agreed because he loves her). That's what all this has been leading up to. Is he going to start warming to other people again? It was really fun to get that across in the performance but also not to just let it become boring and like "yeah I know everything, blah blah blah ".
He says in the video that it was inevitable from about halfway through the season that the two would end up together in bed. Even Emilia Clarke thought it was cringe for her on-screen Game of Thrones persona, Daenerys Targaryen , to get it on with her nephew , the great Jon Snow (played by Kit Harington ).
Called " The Eddy ", the eight-part series, which first started getting buzz in April, is set in modern-day Paris and will be filmed in France. Chazelle will executive produce " The Eddy ", directing two episodes. There's no word yet about when the series will debut or who might be cast in it (though we could totally see Ryan Gosling as a guy who runs a club in Paris).
With the Spanish transfer window open until 11pm (BST) tonight, Philippe Coutinho could still complete a move to Barcelona before the end of the day. All of a sudden, it feels like Coutinho is not the most important player in the Liverpool team any more and that much was confirmed as he was absent from the rout of Arsenal .
From 2002 to 2009, Berman played Larry David's father, Nat, on HBO's Curb Your Enthusiasm , and he received an Emmy nomination in 2008. Berman is credited with helping create the "modern" stand-up comedy routine, as his performances in the 1960s and 70s were far more cerebral and personal than the slapstick gags of comics before him, per the New York Times .
The film had been in development Relativity Media with various directors and actors for almost a decade. Not much is known about the overall creative direction of The Crow Reborn , other than the fact that it's being framed as a truer adaptation to the original comic book source material than the 1994 film.
Elijah Daniel spent two days contacting United States towns asking to be their mayor, in order to make a statement against Donald Trump's Muslim ban . If they refused to participate in the therapy, they would have to wear a scarlet "H" and meet in the town's center to be "straight shamed". The first thing he did while serving as acting mayor: ban all heterosexuals from entering Hell .
Dozens of fighters from Iraq and Syria have been among nearly 600 militants killed since the city was besieged on May 23. "So let us send immediately, even air-lift, the police", to Marawi, Duterte said in the capital Manila, about 800 kilometres (500 miles) to the north of the battle zone.
Eventually, he left Batman behind and formed a team of his own to become a leader, mentor, and father figure to other heroes in need of a family of their own. To paraphrase the words of a great poet, audiences will therefore be meeting Grayson when he's "not a Robin... not yet a Nightwing .' Some will demand a specific superhero name be revealed, but the idea of a Grayson in transition from boy to man, sidekick to hero, and therefore between identities makes sense".
PlayStation has unveiled a new range of Dualshock 4 wireless controllers , and they're really nice. These new controllers aren't just a casing change, though. Regardless, there's nothing to stop you importing your favorite. Both of the new colour crystal editions feature that same lovely translucent design.
It appears that Warner Bros. may have had a bit of an ulterior motive in courting Martin Scorsese to produce a Joker origin story movie for the studio. Insiders claim, according to The Hollywood Reporter , that Warner Bros.is, apparently, on the fast track of the movie's development as it has to contend with the actors' holding agreements.
It would have been one of the most impressive deadline day transfers in some time but it wasn't to be for Thomas Lemar's move to Arsenal . But the Standard's report notes that, unlike Arsenal , the Reds have not been willing to offer as much for Lemar and therefore a move seems unlikely.
K. Simmons as Commissioner Gordon. This is a welcome deviation from the doom and dreariness that has saturated the DC Extended Universe over the past few years. Wonder Woman is a brilliant yellow-orange, Batman broods in a dark royal blue, the Flash is bold as can be in candy-apple red, Aquaman makes a statement (and a splash) in jewel-toned green and rich gold, and Cyborg stands proud in graphite grey.