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It is easier than ever to make your tax-deductible donation to Chess in the Schools. Give on-line using our secure server, mail a check, fax your credit card information, or simply give us a call.

  1. Donate on-line
  2. Make a Tribute Donation in honor or in memory of someone
    Gifts in honor of someone can be birthday presents, wedding presents, or ways to say thank you to someone special. Or, remember a lost loved one with a memorial gift.  Click here to find out more.
  3. Double your contribution via matching gifts
    Double your dollars! Your company may “match” your donation!

    If your company has a matching gift program, you can obtain a matching gift form from your employer. Forms should be available from the human resources department.
  4. Donate by mail or fax
    Click here to access a form that allows you to provide your information and designate your donation.
  5. Donate stock
    Click here to find out how you can make stock contributions.
  6. Planned Giving
    A select group of donors has elected to include Chess in the Schools in their long-term estate planning. These donors understand our need to consider the future of the organization and our ability to continue to meet the needs of our students. If you would like to join these future contributors, please contact the Chess in the Schools Development Department at 212-643-0225.

    Planned gifts include:
    •    Wills or Bequests
    •    Trusts; Charitable Lead Trust; Charitable Remainder Trust
    •    Charitable Gift Annuities
    •    Life Insurance

    It is recommended that you consult with your own tax or legal advisor prior to making a planned gift.

    Thank you for your interest in contributing to the mission of Chess in the Schools and helping our students succeed.

    Chess-in-the-Schools is a 501(c) 3 not-for-profit organization.  Our tax ID number is 13-6119036.  A copy of our most recent financial information may be obtained directly from Chess in the Schools or from the Office of the Attorney General, NY State Department of Law, Charities Bureau, 120 Broadway, New York, NY 10271

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