Other Ways We Can Help
Hikaru no Go manga: This best selling manga series about kids who play Go professionally in Japan will bring players to your club in droves. The full 23 volume graphic novel set, a retail value of $230, is free for schools and libraries. We do charge $25 to cover shipping and handling.
Special Vendor Discounts: As an AGF programs, all your dollars go further. Most major Go vendors offer special discounts to AGF-approved teaching programs.
Free Book for Teachers and Organizers: Go as Communication is a unique look at Go through the eyes of Yasuda Yasutoshi, 9-Dan, a Japanese Professional Go player. He has a passionate belief in the value of Go for children and special populations such as the elderly and those with developmental delays. Click here to request a copy.
Free downloads: Get lots of videos, lesson plans, posters, and more from the AGA.
Fiscal Management: Your local supporters may be able to donate to your activities through the AGF, making their contributions tax-deductible. Ask for details. In addition, local and regional funds that could help you are available through cultural, educational and civic organizations and government grants. In many cases the grantee must be a 501c3 nonprofit; that's where we come in! As an approved program, you can apply to use our corporate structure to obtain these funds, as long your project fits our guidelines.