Here are some things we need now:

  • Chess sets, used or new (more about this below)
  • Chess clocks
  • Folding card tables, size 33.5″ x 33.5″. These tables are good:
  • Chairs — lightweight (and stackable) plastic chairs for the tables.

If you would like to donate a new set, this chess set is the best value we have found: the vinyl board and the plastic pieces are tournament size. The chessboard is 20″ x 20″ (each square is 2.25″), and the Kings are 3.75″ tall.

A chess set that is one quality-level up is this set below:

Chess Set (Wholesale Chess Heavy Tournament Triple Weighted Chess Set Combo). This set has the pieces, the board, extra queens, and a carrying case. Available from