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About hiphopchessfederation

The Hip Hop Chess Federation fuses music chess and martial arts to promote unity, strategy and non-violence. Our goal is to improve the intellectual, cultural and artistic state of young American minds.

Black Friday is here! HHCF Trap King T-shirts on sale NOW!

Black Friday is here and HHCF has just what you need!! HHCF Trap King t shirts are in high demand because they are super rare. (We have not made shirts in a few years). The Trap King shirt is made … Continue reading

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HHCF Founder Pens Article for St. Louis American

  Of all the things chess can give a child, the most beautiful thing is a smile. That smile usually reflects the joy of a young person realizing their inner wisdom. By helping them identify their intelligence, without trying to … Continue reading

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Donate and help kids learn more about chess, jiu-jitsu and life!!

The HHCF is known as a leader in education innovation. Earlier this year our Founder consulted the World Chess Hall of Fame for the record breaking Living Like Kings exhibit in St. Louis. We worked directly with RZA (Wu-Tang Clan/ American … Continue reading

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Hip-Hop Chess Federation Auctions Lost Autographed Chessboards by Wu-Tang Clan

For Immediate Release: PR Contact: Meek Gaborski (657) 229-2787 memg@hiphopchessfederation.org Hip-Hop Chess Federation Auctions Lost Autographed Chessboards by Wu-Tang Clan Arts and Education Non-profit Raising Money for New Community Center 8/3/15 San Jose, CA- The Hip-Hop Chess Federation (HHCF) has … Continue reading

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City of San Jose Gives Safe Summer Initiative Grant to Hip-Hop Chess Federation

City of San Jose Awards Hip-Hop Chess Federation Grant for Chess and Life Strategies Summer Camp HHCF Opens FREE Summer Camp to Keep Kids Focused on School and Off the Streets      May 20th, 2015 San Jose, CA – The Hip-Hop … Continue reading

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Download PDF Sampler of new book Hip-Hop, Chess and Martial Arts

The cover for Adisa Banjoko’s upcoming book Royal Wisdom: The History of Hip-Hop and Chess Download a sample PDF of the book now at http://www.hiphopchess.com (look for this painting on the bottom left of the homepage!) This painting is an … Continue reading

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WATCH: Adisa Banjoko LECTURE at Oberlin College

Hidden in Plain Sight: The History of Hip-Hop Chess Oberlin College April 14th 2015 Part 1 : Watch Video (intro to HHCF philosophy) Part 2: Watch Video (forgotten history of Bobby Fischer, Afrika Bambaataa and Bruce Lee) Part 3: (no video-  technical … Continue reading

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