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Grant expands 'Chess in the Park' initiative in Indianapolis

As Indianapolis grapples with a spike in violence, especially involving young people, 13News wants to share stories of solutions: the Hoosiers working to curb crime and lift people up.

That includes Yuri Smith, president of a nonprofit that's using chess to change lives.

Youth 2 Greatness, Inc. and its "Chess in the Park" initiative was recently awarded a $75,000 Elevation Grant from the Indianapolis Foundation.

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