Black Positive People : Chance The Rapper Aids Effort to Bring 1,000 Coats to Homeless In Chicago

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  1. Liberty

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    Need a source of holiday inspiration? Try Chance the Rapper.

    According to Mic.com, the Chicago rhymesayer is making it his business to bring at least 1,000 coats to his city’s homeless population via a recent partnership with the Empowerment Plan, a Detroit-based nonprofit organization that employs homeless people from local Detroit shelters to create long, self-insulating coats that transform into sleeping bags and totes.

    The project, known as Warmest Winter, launched Wednesday (Dec. 21) with the goal of bringing the coats to Chicago by asking folks to sponsor a coat with a $100 donation for the manufacturing of the coat. Broken down, the money will help cover the labor, materials and overhead expenses involved in creating the coat.

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    Chance The Rapper Aids Effort to Bring 1,000 Coats to Homeless In Chicago

    Need a source of holiday inspiration? Try Chance the Rapper. According to Mic.com, the Chicago rhymesayer is making it his business to bring at least 1,000 coats to his city’s homeless population via a recent partnership with the Empowerment...
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    That is absolutely wonderful for him. Great story.
     
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    Yep, he got an awesome video out, rapping about Angels all around him.