Chess In Schools And Communities

Chess In Schools And Communities

Charity information

Chess In Schools And Communities

Our aim is to establish a chess club in every state primary school in England & Wales to improve academic performance, encourage better behaviour and improve self-esteem of disadvantaged children.

Founded 2010

  • Mission statement

    To improve children's educational outcomes and foster their social development by introducing them to the game of chess in schools and inner city communities.

    To organise and promote world class chess events as a catalyst for mass participation.

    To raise the profile of chess and highlight its educational and social benefits.

  • Aims

    Chess In Schools And Communities aims to:

    • To extend our successful project into 30 additional schools in deprived inner-city suburbs. We will make the known benefits of playing chess available to those Primary Schools who cannot afford it.
  • Overview

    Established: July 2010

    Registered Charity Number: 1133120

    Board members: 5

    Full time staff: 3

    Part time staff: 12

    Volunteers: 15

    Phone number: 020 7935 3445

    Address: 44 Baker Street London W1U 7RT

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