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The Chess Made Fun Story

About Chess Made Fun

Chess Made Fun is bringing the love of chess to families by making learning the game easy and exciting. We support learning the game through instruction, equipment, books, games, and coordination of group play.

Chess Made Fun exists to be a fun, reliable, and approachable one-stop spot for all your chess playing needs, whether you are new to the game or a seasoned pro at the game of chess.

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Yvonne White

Yvonne is a true chess aficionado, having first learned the game in ’09. Her passion for chess only grew when she attended a F.I.D.E. International training seminar in the Spring of 2010, earning her the title of Developmental Instructor. With the help of an International chess master, she began sharing her love for the game by teaching chess in after-school programs and summer camps throughout Greater Atlanta.

But her love for chess goes beyond just teaching it to kids. Yvonne discovered the full value of chess for all ages and started volunteering with a hospice company, where she played and taught chess with senior players, bringing joy and mental stimulation to those who need it most.

As a true chess ambassador, Yvonne is committed to growing the game within her community. She uses her expertise in marketing communications to promote the sport. With her unwavering dedication to this beautiful sport, Yvonne is making waves and changing lives one chess move at a time. πŸŒŸβ™ŸπŸŒŸ

Warren White

Warren is the finance guru and growth strategist at Chess Made Fun, LLC. He’s constantly on the lookout for exciting opportunities to expand the company’s reach and secure funding to bring the joy of chess to more people. Warren fell in love with chess back in 2008 when he discovered the Atlanta Chess Center. Not only was it a fantastic way to connect with others, but it was also a fun and affordable source of entertainment. Warren even introduced his partner Yvonne to the game, and they’ve been unstoppable ever since. When they’re not out exploring the great outdoors, you’ll find them with a chessboard in hand, strategizing and having a blast. Together, Warren and Yvonne are on a mission to make chess accessible to all.

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Chess Love Story

Sometime in the summer of 2008 while we were dating Warren introduced me to a game he enjoyed playing. The game was chess. He would travel to the Atlanta Chess Center and talk about how so many kids were crushing him in tournaments. I could tell he was serious about becoming a better player. One day while we were pool side he suggested teaching me how to play chess. Chess I laughed, β€œisn’t that the most boring game ever?” Boy, was I wrong! …