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Chance The Rapper has officially become a board member at Chicago’s DuSable Museum of African-American History.
The 23-year-old announced the position on Jan.6 via Twitter.
I’m honored to announce I have been made a board member of Chicago’s historic DuSable Museum of African American History. I got big plans
— Lil Chano From 79th (@chancetherapper) January 6, 2017
Chance’s father will be joining the board as well. He previously worked with Mayor Rahm Emanuel and President Obama. A former University of Chicago Medical Center official, Dr. Eric Whitaker is also joining the board.
The DuSable Museum of African-American History states its mission is “to promote understanding and inspire appreciation of the achievements, contributions, and experiences of African Americans through exhibits, programs, and activities that illustrate African and African American history, culture and art.”
Chance is also working on his debut album and acting debut in Slice coming to theaters soon.