Herzl’s Gambit: Chess Night for Israel

Thursday, January 14, 2021

6:00 - 7:00 pm ET


Join Jewish National Fund and Premier Chess online for the chance to watch Israeli Grandmaster & former Chess Champion, Leonid Yudasin play against USA National Master & CEO of Premier Chess, Evan Rabin. Yudasin will be interviewed by Rabin while they play, and Rabin will be commentating as Yudasin plays select members of the audience. Pay to play or come watch the event at no cost. As the chess matches unfold, audience members will have the opportunity to test their Israel trivia and learn about the important work Jewish National Fund is doing to ensure the prosperity of the land and people of Israel.


The space to play is limited to 19 players. Those interested in playing against Grandmaster Yudasin must register early to reserve their spot. Detailed instructions will be provided upon registration. 

This event will be recorded and shared on social media. 


Featured Program


Evan Rabin

USA National Master & CEO of Premier Chess



Leonid Yudasin

Former Israeli Chess Champion & Grandmaster

Trivia Game Moderated By

Jeffrey Greenberg

Associate Director, JNFuture, Miami, Jewish National Fund


Mike Teichberg

Director, Miami-Dade, Jewish National Fund


More Information

Roni Raab, Executive Director, South Florida

[email protected] or 561.447.9733 x 883


Mike Teichberg, Director, Miami

[email protected] or 305.682.0025 x897


In Partnership With


Thank You to Our Sponsors

Mark Samuelian, Miami Beach Commissioner & Former National Chess Champion


South Miami Chess Club 

Harry Tchira & Paula Douer - Crescent Garden