Greater Peoria Chess Foundation

The Greater Peoria Chess Foundation is a 501(c)3 non profit organization dedicated to encouraging chess in our community and school systems. Chess helps students to develop many life skills that will help them as they navigate with challenges that lay ahead.

Contact the GPCF

Send Mail via US Postal Service

1116 N Parkside Dr
Peoria, IL 61606

The post office box is closed. Please don't send t othe PO Box as your mail cannot be responded to.

Send Email

Our email address is

Call us on the phone

Our phone number is (309) 981-7210

This is a phone service. Leave a message and your message will be relayed. Be sure to leave a note with your return phone number or email address so we can contact you. Also please let us know the subject of your inquiry so we can be properly prepared to give you an answer.

Related Web Sites

The Kingsmen Chess Club
Closed due to coronavirus

The Peoria Kingsmen Chess Club, meets Monday nights at the Life Together Center (formerly the Great Central Insurance Bldg) at Sheridan & War Memorial 7 to 11pm. It is mostly for adults with ratings in exess of 1000, but all players are welcome.
(Click here to see location on a map.)

The Hult Youth Chess Club
Closed due to coronavirus
Now meeting online on Fridays

The Hult Chess Club, meets Friday nights at the Schnuck's Supermarket at University & Glen 6:30 to 8:30pm. It is for all young players in the K-12 grades, but all players are welcome. Although no formal instruction is given, beginners are welcomed and receive general instruction on how to play. Friday night is fun night, the kids are a little loud for chess but they all have a great time. Private lessons may be available, depending on availability.
(Click here to see location on a map.)