Every day there seems to be more news about crime and violence in our local schools and communities. Once an at-risk high school student, Be Someone founder Orrin Hudson knows what it's like to lack direction. Today, through his motivational programs and chess lessons, he is helping thousands of kids stay out of trouble and lead successful lives "one move at a time". Watch Orrin talk about the program here.
Orrin Hudson, founder of Be Someone Inc., calls day “a moment I will never forget.”
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News, programs and events that are helping kids to Be Someone.
Students from Kindergarten through college are invites to join our exciting 5 Day Summer Strategic Leadership Chess Maps July 22 to July 26, 2019. Be Someone Training Center 9am to 3pm. Orrin Checkmate Hudson is a motivational speaker and founder of Be Someone, Inc.
Orrin Checkmate Hudson will be hosting Game Night at the Golden Corral Buffet & Grill on July 16 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm
On Saturday, May 25, and Sunday May 26, 2019 noted youth mentor and anti-violence and peace activist Orrin “Checkmate” Hudson will use a life-size chessboard to bring life lessons to students in metro Atlanta at the Atlanta Hilton 255 Courtland Street NE Atlanta , GA 30303.
“Be Someone” has taught the game of chess to and counseled more than 50,000 at-risk youth with a goal of reaching a million. Chess demands creative thinking and that critical thinking ability can become the difference between a life on the streets and a life of success.