Welcome to Chess 4 Charity!
Chess4Charity is a 501c3 non-profit that raises money for other non-profits. For 2020, we are raising money for the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. Through previous events, we have raised over $55,000 for several different fantastic children’s charities, including Ronald McDonald House Charities, certain Red Cross Disaster Relief Funds, and the Childhood Brain Tumor Foundation, just to name a few.
Our Most Recent DC Area Tournament, to benefit Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals, was on April 6, 2019, in Fairfax, VA. It was a huge success. For details, click here
We also had our first tournament In NYC on May 4, 2019, to raise money for the local NYC Ronald McDonald House. For details, click here
We are in the process of planning our first event in San Antonio, Texas! Check back soon for details, or sign up for our news to get notified when details are announced! For details click here
We are in the process of planning our next event in Northern Virginia, for 2020 year. Check back soon for details, or sign up for our news to get notified when details are announced!
Or DONATE HERE at any time!
Since starting out in Northern Virginia (near Washington, D.C.) in 2011, Chess 4 Charity has:
–-raised over $55,000 for children’s charities,
—sold about 100 corporate sponsorships,
—had many events, attended by hundreds of people at each, & thousands of people total.
–expanded to multiple cities, including New York City and San Antonio Texas, with ongoing discussions in even more locations!
Thanks to all of you for helping make this all possible!
Founders are two teenagers, sister and brother Gabrielle Heller (Gabby Heller) and Garrett Heller. Both are students at Thomas Jefferson High School for Science & Technology (TJHSST or TJ), in Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS).
Donations to the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals are welcome whether or not you can make it to the tournament: DONATE HERE