October 7, 2019

Chess King

Tucson Teen Chess Champion uses the game to create community and empower change.
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Jonathan Martinez started playing chess at eight, a few years later he became the Arizona state chess champion. His passion for chess is matched only by his drive to serve the community. Jonathan teaches chess to senior citizens at assisted-living facilities, and to kids at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Tucson. He believes in chess as a powerful tool to create community and empower change.

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