Philadelphia Chess Society

St. Louis Chess Club & US Chess Women Program

The Philadelphia Chess Society was one of eleven recipients of the US Chess Women’s Program Grant, funded by a generous gift in partnership with the Saint Louis Chess Club. PCS will use this grant to organize local Girls Club Rooms  similar to our National Event rooms, as well as send a bus full of girls  to the 2020 KCF All-Girls nationals, under the banner of the  “Philadelphia Girls Chess Society.

Dan Heisman Chess Support Fund

The Philadelphia Chess Society received a grant from the Dan Heisman Chess Support Fund (established through The Philadelphia Foundation) in 2018 to help pay for a bus for up to 40 students to High School Nationals.