The chess in slums initiative is a non- profit organization aimed at using the noble game of chess to help youngsters in slum communities realize their full potential by integrating principles of the game with management of daily challenges in life, enhancing abstract thinking, creativity and innovation.
Chess in Slums initiative is a volunteer-driven social development initiative which aims to transform impoverished communities by empowering their young ones to realize and unlock their full potentials using chess educational resource as a viable learning tool.
The Chess in Slums Africa has set out to solve the following problems of course with the help
Feedbacks and words of encouragements we get from around the world
Super stoked for @chessinslums Chess Beyond Borders. I am so excited to see the actual power of chess in action bridging the gap between the children from the slums of Ikorodu and the UC Merced chess club. The Kids are going global!
YAMAH PRECIOUSMODEL ARTIST
Saw a short documentary on your initiative, I think on TVC Laudable. It was inspiring, unique too considering chess isn't one of the popular games amongst our people, especially if coming from a humble background. Good, you demystified that cliche. Keep up the wonderful work.
BILLIKIS MAFE FAGBEMI
I'm very excited to see that the game of chess could lead to changing a little girl's life and story... I'm proud of the amazing things @chessinslums does for the kids and I will like to be part of it...
Please have a look at this thread. A truly inspiring story
WORLD CHESS FEDERATION(FIDE)
Things like this should inspire to do more. Thank you, Tunde