Chucktown Squash's mission is to provide academic guidance, athletic training, community service opportunities, and mentors, via an afternoon, weekend, and summertime program that serves as a springboard, preparing low-resource kids for wide-reaching success in the classroom, on the squash court, and in life.
Chucktown Squash is a trusted enrichment partner for two Title 1, at-risk schools in Charleston, South Carolina. Chucktown Squash promotes academic success, healthy lifestyles, social and emotional development, reduced grade retention, and increased graduation rates through after school, weekend, and summertime programming.
November 12, 2014, we will be hosting an event featuring motivational speaker Maria Toorpakia Wazir, in what only can be described as an inspiring tale of one women's battle to end inequality, and how she is becoming a driving force for Women's Rights and Education. As featured on HBO's Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel program, she will recount her extraordinary journey and becoming one of the top female squash players in the world.