Giving every student in Chicago the opportunity to learn, play, and compete in chess at low or no cost

CCF in the news

Check out the Chicago Tribune’s recent article on our programming

Pawns to Queens

Find out about our newest support program for encouraging tiered instruction

2016-2017 Tournaments Results

Peruse the results of our recent tournaments

Rook, Rattle & Roll

Find out about our program to help schools and community groups start chess programs