Big news from Chance The Rapper, ahead of his music festival Magnificent Coloring Day at U.S. Cellular Field. Announced just moments ago in a press release, Chancelor “Chance The Rapper” Bennett, Justin Cunningham, Essence Smith, and Kenneth Bennett are launching a new nonprofit, SocialWorks.
SocialWorks aims to empower youth through the arts, education, and civic engagement while fostering leadership, professionalism, and connectivity within the youth throughout Chicago.
SocialWorks will feature an interactive zone this Saturday at Chance’s MCD festival, and it will feature a DJ scoring the scene that will include human size chess games, supershot basketball, a photo booth, and merch. The interactive zone will be held in Loretta’s Lounge on concourse level 1, between section 154-156.
Read more about the new nonprofit organization via the press release, after the jump. Continue Reading