Free programs offered around community
Kids served each year through our many programs and events.
for post-secondary education
Free annual youth centered conference
Chess and Community Conference Inc., is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, specializes in developing leadership by exposing youth to the potential and engaging them in community service and critical thinking. Your donation makes it possible for us to continue developing enrichment programs, sponsoring youth tournaments, and awarding scholarships that directly impact elementary, middle, and high school students in the Northeast Georgia community.
As a non-profit, we depend on your donations to assist us in continuing to enrich students' critical thinking skills, redirect impulsive behavior, develop social skills, and guide them to apply strategic insight into their daily lives.
Your donation helps us make an impact in the lives of over 250 student per year in Northeast Georgia.
Since 2012, we have awarded 18 scholarships towards post-secondary education to local high school students. It is with the community support that we are able to continue with our mission of empowering future leaders.
Think Before You Move Scholarship
WHAT'S YOUR NEXT MOVE?
Every year we award 4-7 scholarships for outstanding students who demonstrate leadership and community service. The scholarship will directly go to students' post-secondary education choices.
Sponsor a Knight to take part in our leadership enrichment programs. With your support, a Knight gets the opportunity to travel and learn how to apply their greatness.
All of our programs are free and designed to enrich youth in becoming productive in their local communities and society. We currently offer 9 free programs.
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SHOP WITH CARE
The holiday season is here. Shop for your loved ones while supporting Chess and Community.
Planning to get rid of your old vehicle? Donate it to Donation Line and a portion of the proceeds can be sent to Chess and Community.
Each year we host an annual conference designed to bring the local community together to discuss ways of resolving complex issues.
Summer trip to Kutaber, Ethiopia
If you are a church, non-profit, or business that wishes to provide food, transportation or other needs, please contact us.
If you wish to sponsor a Knight for an experience of a lifetime to Kutaber, Ethiopia for 20 days. The cost to sponsor a Knight is $3,500.00.