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Austin Chess Community Rallies Support for Emily Nguyen

Tuesday, September 28, 2010

3:00:00 PM

Fundraising efforts for Emily Nguyen's trip to Greece are in progress. The Austin Chess Community is showing its support for our first World Youth Team Member! Find more details about moneys raised here.

The Austin Chess Community has been running fundraisers in support of Emily Nguyen to play at World Youth Chess Championships! Thank you to all the families who donated at these events:

  1. NYOS Chess Tournament – June
  2. Austin Chess Club – June, August
  3. Austin Kids Chess Club – July, August, September
  4. Laurel Mountain Elementary Chess Club – September
  5. Baranoff Elementary Chess Tournament – September

Read the event flyer attached to all donation jars. If you haven't had a chance to donate, we will be accepting donations at 3 more events! Austin Chess Club (Sunday evenings in October), Austin Kids Chess Club (October 16) & 2010 Chess in the Park (October 24). We wish Emily the best of luck!

Please check this blogLink will open in a new windowfor updates on the fundraising.