Advance Entries (12)
As of 14 June 2018
- Yue Chu ♕ Ranked Number 80 for all USA Women ♕ Peak US Chess Rating = 1976 ♕ President, University of Texas at Austin Chess Club
- Chess Expert Devina Devagharan ♕ Woman FIDE Master ♕ Ranked Number 40 for all USA Women ♕ Peak US Chess Rating = 2174
- Rheanna English ♕ Texas Girls’ State Champion (2003, 2006, 2007) ♕ UT Dallas Chess Team Member (2010, 2011, 2012) ♕ San Antonio Chess Team Member ♕ Chess Coach, The Rackspace Foundation ♕ Local Tournament Director
- Margaret Bailon-Labednick ♕ Founder, Homeschoolers Unlimited Texas Chess Team (Corpus Christi, TX)
- Chess Expert Camille Kao ♕ FIDE Woman Candidate Master ♕ Ranked Number 78 for all USA Women ♕ Peak US Chess Rating = 2024 ♕ U14 All Girls National Champion (2015) ♕ ChessKids.com National Invitational Girls 13 & Under Champion (2015) ♕ TCA Region VI Middle School Champion (2015)
- Nicole Niemi ♕ Ranked Number 93 for all USA Women ♕ Peak US Chess Rating = 1951 ♕ Tarrant Chess Team Member
- Ambriette Reed ♕ Ranked in the 87th Percentile for all USA Females ♕ ♕ Ranked in the 82nd Percentile for all USA Players ♕ Ranked Number 60 on Top 100 Girls List ♕ Alliance Chess Club Member ♕ Arlington Chess Club Member ♕ Tarrant County Chess Club Member
- Wendy Reed ♕ Ranked in the 47th Percentile for all USA Women ♕ Local Tournament Director ♕ Alliance Chess Club Officer ♕ Arlington Chess Club Member ♕ Tarrant County Chess Club Member
- Clarese Roberts ♕ New to Rated Chess ♕ US Air Force and Marines Veteran ♕ Fort Worth Veterans Out Patient Clinic Chess Club Member
- Chess Master Alexey Root, Ph.D. ♕ FIDE Woman International Master ♕ US Chess National Master ♕ US Women's Chess Champion (1989) ♕ Peak US Chess Rating = 2260 ♕ US Chess Life Member ♕ Author of several Chess Books
- Barb Swafford ♕ Texas Chess Association Treasurer ♕ Tarrant County Chess Club Member
- Sheba Yeru ♕ Club Tournament Director ♕ Chess Mom and Volunteer
$433.00 as of 14 June 2018
There are also some "In-Kind" donations and an anonymous promise to cover the Banquet for those who register in time. We won't know that actual value until closer to the Championship. Expenses paid so far are $145.00. The final budget, assuming no other donations, will probably be around $1,300.
Tax Deductible Donations for the 2018 Texas Women's Chess Championship
in North Richland Hills, 23-24 June, are now being accepted!
This Texas Women's Championship is free to Chess-playing Texas Women only. It is funded solely through generous donations to the Texas Chess Association (TCA), a 501(c)(3) organization. All donations to TCA are fully tax deductible for the individual donors.
Please make out all checks to TCA Treasurer and put Texas Women's Chess in the memo line. Mail to:
2709 Longhorn Trail
Crowley, TX 76036-4719
Tax Deductible Donations can also be made online: https://texaschess.org/donations
- Diamonds Level ($500 or more)
- Platinum Level ($400 or more)
- Gold Level ($300 or more)
- Silver Level ($200 or more)
- Anonymous (on 13 March 2018)
- Bronze Level ($100 or more)
- Anonymous (on 6 April 2018)
- Nickle Level ($50 or more)
- Louis and Wendy Reed
- Sheryl McBroom (Estimated Donation-in-Kind)
- Wendy Reed (Estimated Donation-in-Kind)
- Green Level ($25 or more)
- Supporter Level ($10 or more)
Sponsoring Affiliate: SERIOUS CHESS PLAYERS (US Chess ID #A6035657)
This event is not sponsored or endorsed by the North Richland Hills Library or the City of North Richland Hills.
All participants agree the Texas Chess Association is released from any liability associated with the combined TXWCC.
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Fund Raising Progress and