July 25, 2014

A Revelation in South Africa

Report 2012 Perhaps one way of seeing my work in 2012 is by observing the progress of the people I… [more]

A Revelation in South Africa A Revelation in South Africa

Meet Our President

David MacEnulty has been teaching chess to adults and children for more than twenty years. Teams he has… [more]

Meet Our President Meet Our President

Our Mission

The mission of the Foundation is to utilize chess to promote critical thinking, emotional intelligence,… [more]

Our Mission Our Mission

Our Goals

Current and Future Goals In the United States The TAG (Talented and Gifted) School at 109th Street… [more]

Our Goals Our Goals

South Africa

Encouraging success through chess in the poorest, most crime-ridden and dangerous areas of South Africa… [more]

South Africa South Africa

Belize

Several years ago, a chess teacher from the United States moved to Belize and, discovering that there… [more]

Belize Belize

How You Can Help

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News

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Capricorn Report 2013

Scheduling  This year at the Capricorn School I am teaching five grades. These grades include 1st, 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th. The number of students taught total to about, 70 in the first grade, 100 in the third grade, 120 in the … Read More

David MacEnulty Chess Foundation (In South Africa)

Cheers to Chess Fundraiser

Thank you so much for helping bring chess to underprivileged kids in the U.S. and South Africa! Chess improves academic performance, teaches life skills and brightens futures. You are making an investment that gives real life … Read More

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Message from the President

We are a small and young foundation, but with our very limited resources we are having a huge impact on chess in South Africa, and have just embarked on our first steps to having an impact here in America, a goal we have been nurturing … Read More

Inside the Foundation

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Meet Our President

David MacEnulty has been teaching chess to adults and children for more than twenty years. Teams he has coached have won numerous first place trophies in New York City, New York State and National Chess Championships. David and his teams have been featured on CBS and CNN, and in many newspaper and magazine articles, both in the United States and abroad. In the year 2000, Irish America Magazine honored him as one of … Read More

David MacEnulty - Our Mission

Our Mission

The mission of the Foundation is to utilize chess to promote critical thinking, emotional intelligence, and social development in children living in disadvantaged circumstances, both in the United States and internationally. We do this independently and in partnership with other foundations, institutions and organizations. Our primary goal is to help children and young adults grow into thinking, caring and productive adults. The … Read More

DavidMacEnulty - Our Mission

Our Goals

Current and Future Goals In the United States The TAG (Talented and Gifted) School at 109th Street in East Harlem is currently in need of a chess instructor. The population of the school is approximately eighty percent African-American and Latino. Sixty-three percent of the students are low income level, qualifying for free lunch. The Principal, Janette Cesar, and the teachers, parents and students are all enthusiastically … Read More