Thank You!

The Boylston Chess Foundation could not exist without the generosity of our donors and volunteers.

Please consider making a contribution to the Boylston Chess Foundation, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. Help us continue introducing people to the joys of chess, and to keep one of America's oldest chess centers up and running.

In addition to monetary donations, we also welcome tax-deductible donations of the following items, to help maintain our club as a comfortable place for everyone:

  • Paper towels
  • Plastic cups
  • Hot beverage cups
  • Toilet paper
  • Tissues
  • Coffee and filters
  • A coffee machine
  • Paper plates
  • Plastic utensils
  • Baby wipes
  • Garbage bags

Please feel free to email us at for more information.

BCF Benefactors

2014 and 2015


  • Harold Dondis
  • Mark Fins


  • Bob Oresick


  • GM Larry and Natasha Christiansen
  • Katharine Gasser


  • Eric Godin
  • Kris Shankar
  • Nathan Smolensky
  • Richard Lappin
  • Schwab Charitable - Donald and Marilyn Malpass


  • Alex Slive
  • Anthony Cortizas
  • Brian Costello
  • Bryant Vernon
  • Dan Schmidt
  • GM Roman Dzindzichashvili
  • IBM Employee Service Center
  • Jifeng Chen
  • Jonathan Lee
  • Lawyer Times
  • Max Wiegand & Family
  • Richard Archibald
  • Robert Hugo
  • Robert Sullivan
  • Ted Cross
  • Thomas Medrek


  • Bob Sullivan
  • Carey Theil
  • Frank Frazier
  • Mark Huston
  • Ray Behenna
  • Robert Fuhro
  • Stephen Munroe
  • Stephen Stepak
  • William Maclellan