Kanye West offers to pay college tuition for George Floyd’s daughter

Kanye West offers to pay college tuition for George Floyd’s daughter
Kanye West attends Jim Moore Book Event At Ralph Lauren Chicago on October 28, 2019 in Chicago. (Robin Marchant/Getty Images for Ralph Lauren)

CHICAGO — A representative for Kanye West told CNN on Thursday that he will donate $2 million to the families of Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor and George Floyd. He also said West will establish a college fund for 6-year-old Gianna Floyd.

The rapper’s donation is intended to cover the legal costs for all the families and set up a 529 education plan to fully fund college for Floyd’s daughter.

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West joined protests in Chicago’s South Side on Thursday.

According to WMAQ-TV, West joined a protest against Chicago Public School’s contract with the Chicago Police Department.