Educational Institutions

San Diego Chess Academy, Inc.

  • Oceanside, CA
  • http://www.sdchessacademy.com

Mission Statement

The San Diego Chess Academy Inc. a non-profit 501(c)(3) educational program is a group of chess players dedicated to improving young minds with the game of chess. We believe the game of chess is very similar to the game of life. By teachings the fundamentals of chess we are preparing these youngsters for life challenges that lay ahead. Mini life lessons via chess!

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ruling year

2003

Principal Officer

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Mr. Dave Melrose

Keywords

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kids, kid, youth, young, smart, think, chess, education, educational, check, checkmate, stalemate, art, math, literacy, at risk, inner city, academy, game, inc, non-profit, Delinquency, drug offense, homeless, prevention, self esteem, integrity

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EIN

61-1441569

 Number

4596167533

Also Known As

San Diego Chess Academy Inc.

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Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Primary/Elementary Schools (B24)

Alcohol, Drug Abuse (Prevention Only) (F21)

Delinquency Prevention (I21)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

Programs + Results

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Programs

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Program 1

We are currently (Sept 2008) running 40 chess clubs which give instruction to 600 children weekly. We are now offering chess all over southern California!

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Operations

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San Diego Chess Academy, Inc.

Leadership

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Principal Officer

Mr. Dave Melrose

Governance

BOARD LEADERSHIP PRACTICES

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BOARD ORIENTATION & EDUCATION

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CEO OVERSIGHT

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ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

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BOARD COMPOSITION

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BOARD PERFORMANCE

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