Chess Resources

American Chess Equipment, The best site for premium chess equipment in the US (Check out their post on Premier Chess!), internet chess server, news website and social networking website

ChessKid, An online club where children can play, solve puzzles and watch videos

Play Magnus , chess training on your desktop and online and mobile devices

Chess24 , chess playing platform, videos, tournaments and mor

Chess Essentials ,Expert Andre Harding’s blog dedicated to chess improvement, reviews and opinions

Rochester Chess Center, More great chess equipment

Chess 4 Less, The best site for purchasing chess books in the U.S

Chess, Original videos taught by grandmasters

Coach Jay’s Chess Academy, The best adolescent puzzle books and lesson books on the market

Chess Forum, The last old-style NYC chess parlor

ChessMatec, great platform for children to learn educational concepts through chess puzzles, founded by Grandmaster Boris Alterman

Best Knight Games

Scholastic Tournaments in the New York City Area


Chess in Education Coalition 

Corporate Partnerships

Health and Wellness

Atomic Total Fitness, Personal Fitness Studio (Email

Alex Vasserman DMD, Dentist (Email

Anna Folckomer, Acupuncturist (Email

BZ Nutrition, Nutritional Consultant Brigitte Zeitlin, MPH, RD (Email

Bloom Chiropractic

Private Yoga Soho

Sara Loren Massage TherapyPrivate massage therapist (Email

Reiki and Meditation with Nilcee 

Lullaby & Me, Sleep Trainer

Lauren Behrman, PHD, Psychologist

LMR Elder Care 


AccesseHR, Business Coaching Services (email

Signature Bank, Banking Services (email

Paychex, Payroll and HR (Email

Talk Hiring, Free job interview practice (

Andrea Pass Public Relations

JT Shulman & Co, Personal/Small Business Accounting Services (Email

True Compare PEO 

Varo Team,  Bookeeping and CFO Services

UBS Financial Advisors, Domestic Financial Advice (Email

Connectors 360, Messaging and Branding 

OBK Group at Morgan Stanley ,International Financial Advice 

The Copy Specialist, Printing Services (Email

Eric Mendelsohn, Brick and Mortar Business Broker 

Simple and Social, Digital Business Solutions (Email

Purple Critter Media, Media Production (Email

My Dream Staffing , Corporate Recruiting

Pen for HireGhostwriting and Editing Services

Epic Experiences, Domestic and International Travel Services 

Jennifer Leitman Bailey, Ltd  ,Jewelry Appraisals

Dahlcore, Security Services (Email

Speech Fox , Speech Coaching

Waltzer Product Photography

Tamara Torrecillas, English, French and Spanish Translation,  (Email

Money Matters Top Tips, Publishing with a Purpose

Janam Tea, Corporate Tea Workshops 

Trivial Events, Corporate Trivia Workshops 

Garden Streets, Plant Design and Technology 

Real Estate

Ryan Garson at Compass, Manhattan and Brooklyn Real Estate Services (Email

The Aaron and Geoff Team at CompassUpper Manhattan and Riverdale Real Estate Needs (Email 

Svetlana Choi, Warburg Realty , Washington Heights, Inwood and Bronx Real Estate Needs

Georgia Arvanitis, Keller Williams, Nassau County and Queens Real Estate Needs

Michael Harmon, Colony Realty, Eastern Long Island Real Estate Needs (Email

Properties by Nayyer, Hoboken and Jersey City Residential Real Estate Services

REMAX on the Hudson, North Jersey Real Estate Services ( Email

Rodeo Realty, Rockland Orange County Real Estate Services (Email or call (845) 538-0039 Contact Name: Abe Lewinson

Matthew Harms, HGAR, Dutchess County Real Estate Services

J Philip Real Estate, Westchester Real Estate Services (Email

Sandmark Realty LLC, Commercial Real Estate Services (Email

Corcoran, Real Estate Services in South Brooklyn and Staten Island (Email

Sarah Stone with Elliman, Southern Connecticut Real Estate Services

Bogdan Stefanide Realtor, Central and Northern Connecticut Real Estate Services

Happily Ever After, Chicago Real Estate Services

Boston Real Estate (Email or call (617) 935-1906

Steve J. Plflasterer, RE/MAX Allegiance, Washington DC Real Estate Services (Email

Summit Real Estate Investment Group ,Real Estate Investments in Washington DC (Email

Richard McLemore EXP Realty LLC, Austin Real Estate Services

Amber Joy Cooney Real Estate ,Pennsylvania Real Estate Services

The Pithers Group , Tampa Real Estate Services 

Evan Sophir, The Keyes Company, Broward County and Palm Beach Real Estate Services

IPG Realty, Central Florida Real Estate Services (Email Contact Name: Giselle Abrante

Jeffrey Greenberg at Urban Resource, Miami Real Estate Services

Red Rocks Team, Denver Real Estate Services (Email

Carol Prigran, HER Realtors , Columbus Real Estate Services

Irbystinson Realty, Raleigh-Durham Area Real Estate Services 

Houseman Properties,London Real Estate Services

The Chris Eldridge Group, Tucson Real Estate Services (Email Contact Name: Chris Eldridge

Team Frankel Cross Country Mortage LLC,  National Mortages 

Langdon Title, National Title Insurance (Email

Quinn Hannum Design, Interior, Garden and Furniture Design

Markzeff, Townhouse and Hospitality Architecture Services

Soluri Architecture, Commercial Architecture Services

Clear Sight Inspections , home inspections in the NYC Metropolitan Area

Five Star Painting, Brooklyn

Luxury Homes Johannesburg


Northwestern Mutual, Life insurance, Disability and LTC insurance (Email

Honig Conte Porrino Insurance Agency, Property/Casualty Insurance 

Matthew J. Nolfo & Associates, Elder Law, Trusts/Estates Attorney (Email

Law Office of Edward Smolka, Residential Real Estate Representation (Email

Greenblatt Law LLC, Matrimonial/Family Representation (Email

Hach & Rose LLP, Personal Injury Representation (Email

Langsam Law LLP, Business Law Attorney (Email

Tsyngauz & Associates, PC, Commercial Real Estate Representation (Email

Glass Harlow & Hogrogian LLP  ,General Education and Civil Rights Representation 

Ratcliff LawSpecial Education Representation 

Law Offices of Eric A. Shore , Disability Representation (Email

Law Offices of Gary Ireland, Employment Representation

Law Offices of Stacy Jacob, Immigration Representation

Law Office of Allan R. Pearlman, Tax Representation (Email

Mancinelli & Associates, IP Representation (Email 

Judith Rubin, Ropes and Gray, Cyber Security Represenation 

The Gorman Law Firm, Criminal Representation 

Bender Commercial Collection Law

Office Services

Absolute Electrical Contracting of NY, Inc. Electrical Contracting (Email

MB Green Cleaning, Cleaning Goods (Email

Tech-Alert, IT Support (Email

Cardella Cleaning, Window Cleaning Services (Email


Chess in Education -US

Metro World Child, To support children in poverty in NYC, contact Glisson Niekerk:

Chess in the Schools ,Fosters the intellectual and social development of low-income youth through chess education.

Make a Difference Now, A phenomenal non-profit, which sponsors 31+ students in primary and secondary school and universities

Saving Jane, Human Trafficking Awareness, prevention and aftercare; see founder’s interview with our CEO Evan Rabin here

Sunshine Kids, Activities for kids with cancer

Manhattan Jewish Experience, warm and open community where young men and women can explore Jewish life and meet new people

The Together Plan , Supporting community empowerment and capacity building in Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union

Orphaned Starfish Foundation, Works with 12,000+ orphans, victims of abuse and trafficing and other impoverished children in 26 countrie


Guitar Guide Guru

Hands on Hoops Kids Skills

Gym-Azing Classes in Astoria

Flow and Grow Kids Yoga

 Valentina Marino  ,voice and piano lessons 

Intention Education, matches qualified Home Educators with families or learning pods, as well as offers individual coaching for parents or traditional caregivers

Teal Dragon
, child psychiatrist, spiritual catalyst and creative healer, opening up a virtual school for gifted children 

Claymates ,role play with clay

Art Studio NY

Kids in the Game ,after-school programs and educational camps 

American Youth Table Tennis Organization

Reflexion Dance & Fitness Astoria

Ceramics Painting Classes

Ajna Dance, South Asian performing arts education 

Krasner Review, K-12 tutoring, university admissions prep, and grad school test prep

NYC Admissions Consulting

Adrienne Process , integrative special needs consulting

Robo Fun, Kids’ after-school STEM education

Learn Hebrew with Shiri

Carrie Cohen, MSW, LCSW, Social Skills and Parent Support Groups

JacobiTeacher, German lessons 

Planet Han, Mandarin lessons

Dana Berger Coaching ,Acting Coaching

NYC Violin Studio

Treebath, outdoor education for children and adults

Physique Swimming, swimming lessons for children and adults 

Evolved Education, education consulting 

Blended World, coding classes

STEM Alliance of Larchmont & Mamaroneck

Uptown Family Calendar ,for more great educational activities in New York 

Personal Services

JAN Studio, For high-end portrait commissions or art classes, contact Jean-Antoine Norbert at

Dumbo Moving & Storage, Inc, For your moving and storage needs, contact Mendel Dietsch at

Adriana Mihart Hair and Make-Up, in Upper East Side and Queens studio and mobile service

Sara Grizzle Professional Coaching, For relationship success coaching, email

Career Proz, Resume Writing and Interview Coaching

Amy Berenbak Personal Stylist

First Light Home Care, Non-Medical Home Care 

Pawfect Day , dog walking and pet sitting 

Camp Connectionsummer camp matchmakers


On The Spot Photo Magnets, Event Photography and Instant Photo Magnets 

Rachel Glazer Events, Event Planning, Entertainment in NY

Gannon Events, Entertainment, South Florida

Bakery Babes, Invitations and Party Favors

Dined DK, Private Dining Services (Email

Polsky Entertainment, Auction Items on Consignment

Bright Minds Speakers


Four Points Downtown, Event Space (Email


After 3 Boutique, Women’s Clothing

Lindman New York, Custom Ties

SaviBeauty by Sarah