Game Changer Luncheon 2019


Thursday, May 2, 2019

Portland Hilton

921 SW 6th Ave, Portland

Doors: 11:30 am

Program: noon - 1 pm

For more information:

Contact Jeff Zawada at 503-295-1230 or

You are invited to the Game Changer Luncheon. Thursday, May 2nd at the Portland Hilton. Join fellow community supporters to celebrate the thousands of kids that Chess for Success serves through its unique program.  

To buy tickets, click here.

To learn more about sponsorships, read the full sponsorship packet.

Master of Ceremonies: Stephanie Kralevich from More Good Day Oregon, KPTV Channel 12.

Stephanie Kralevich is the host of KPTV Channel 12's morning entertainment and lifestyle show, More Good Day Oregon. Stephanie grew up in Gresham and started her television journalism career more than 20 years ago. You can catch More Good Day Oregon weekdays from 9 to 11 a.m.

Keynote Speaker: Chi Nguyen

Chi Nguyen is a first-generation American who immigrated from Vietnam as a political refugee. She is a proud product of the Portland Public Schools and alumni of Chess for Success. She went on to Oregon State University and received her MBA from Willamette University. Chi founded AutoMedic, Inc. to create a paradigm shift in the antiquated, carbon-heavy industry of automotive maintenance. She has been at the helm over the last eight years.

See pictures from last year here.

Contact Jeff Zawada at 503-295-1230 x100 or


2019 Sponsors


King Level


        The Margolin Family              


Queen Level


Richard and Jennifer Greensted                         WISHROCK&RAY     Julie Young and Vlad Shulga    


Rook Level


Dick Alexander

Chet Edwards and Lynn Tobias

Charlie and Shawn Engelberg

Farleigh Wada Witt

Fisher Business Management Inc.


Hallmark Inn

Onpoint Community Credit Union

Portland Public Schools

R&H Construction

Stoel Rives, LLP

Walsh Construction