About Us – Mission Statement – Purpose

The Right Move Chess Foundation, Inc., is a 501 (c) (3) not-for-profit corporation which serves scholastic chess players in the New York City and Greater Capital District area of Albany, NY by providing series of free chess tournaments during the school year. 



To Advance Life Skills Training in Youth Through Chess Mastery  with Parental and Educational Involvement



Make the Right Move promotes serious and continuous growth of youth using Chess as an educational tool  through a series of free monthly competitions, for various skill levels, at multiple sites throughout the Greater Capital District.  Chess mastery is achieved using best methods of study and participation and the engagement of parents and educators.  Groups and individuals are recognized for their achievement on a monthly and yearly basis.