Live Online Chess Classes

Interactive small group instruction. Weekly classes available for all ages and levels for daytime, weeknights, and weekends!

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Discover a sense
of determination
and self-control


Gain new
goal-setting and
problem-solving skills


Develop respect
responsibility,
and resilience


Have fun and
make new friends
along the way





Making a Difference

Beyond spatial thinking and sportsmanship, CIC chess programs change the way players think about themselves, the situations they’re in, and the choices that lie ahead – while they are engaged and inspired by everything this mental martial art has to offer. We’d love to show you more about the life-changing impact of our chess programs!



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Innovative Outreach

Our life-changing intervention programs help people of all ages overcome a variety of challenges.

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For Schools

See the difference chess can make for your students with one of our scholastic programs.

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For Parents

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Latest News & Events

Global News talks to our own Nick Grachev

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Winter Holiday Chess Camps 2020

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Support Our Effort

There are many opportunities to support various facets of our mission. High school volunteers are welcome role models and helpers at our camps, chess clubs, and tournaments. Congregations and community groups can adopt a school chess program in their neighbourhood. And we rely on regular annual, monthly, and one-time donors to keep bringing our invaluable programs to the individuals and communities that need them most.

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