Friday, July 2, 2010

Meralco Chess Club and Tahanang Walang Hagdan presents "Chess for a Cause"

We were notified that the Meralco Chess Club, one of the most stable chess club in the country has joint hand with the charity works of Tahanan Walang Hagdan (TWH), a self help organization focused on helping the less fortunate individual with physical disabilities in the country by staging a chess exhibition matches dubbed "Chess for a Cause" and will spear headed by MCC president, Rolly Sol Cruz. The exhibition games will be similar to those past simultaneous exhibition matches took place in Meralco Head Office in Pasig City that saw the participation of the country's top Grandmasters like Torre, Antonio, Paragua, Gonzales and Villamayor. The Chess for a Cause will take place this 24th of July also in Meralco. GM Wesley So is also listed as one of the participants together with Torre, Antonio and Gonzales. For more details, below is the formal invitation extended to us by Ms Angel Villafuerte, PR/Resource Development Director and also the poster of the said event. The Chess for a Cause is open to all chess enthusiast, first come first serve so you'd better register as early as possible.

If you are interested, please email Ms Angel Villafuerte at and Rolly Sol Cruz at

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1 comment:

rjsolcruz said...

42 have registered including a certain des catolos.