Checkmate Your Membership Dues: Grouper and US Chess Join Together!

Element3 Health has transformed into Grouper—new name, same mission: promoting social fitness through covering your US Chess membership with your health plan. The US Chess Federation is excited to continue the partnership with Grouper to offer this exciting opportunity for members aged 65 and above in the U.S.

Grouper, a radically beneficial new form of healthcare, has teamed up with US Chess to cover your annual membership dues. On the surface it’s simple - you get covered by your Medicare Advantage and Medicare Supplement plan for having fun with friends. But it’s more than that. US Chess and Grouper are encouraging healthy living through activities that build meaningful social connections and shared experiences. Picture this: playing your favorite game and getting rewarded for it! Yes, you heard it right—Grouper is here to support your passion for chess while helping to keep your health in check.

How Grouper Works for You:

Wondering how this collaboration can benefit you? It's simple! Grouper partners with Medicare Advantage and Medicare Supplement plans to help cover your US Chess membership dues. This means you get paid for having fun and pursuing your love for chess with others.

Easy as 1-2-3: Signing Up with Grouper:

Getting started with Grouper is a breeze! Head over to, and in just five minutes, you can sign up and check if your current health plan includes the Grouper benefit. Provide some basic information, your US Chess Membership Number, and your health plan details, and you're on your way to discovering if Grouper can send you a check to help with your dues.

Why Should You Enroll?

Besides the obvious perk of getting help with your membership dues, there's more in store for you. By joining Grouper, you become part of a community that values not just the joy of chess but also the health benefits that come with it. We're talking about 'Social Fitness'—a concept backed by studies that show how a game of chess positively impacts your mind, body, and social life.

Once you've confirmed your eligibility, get ready for the good stuff! Grouper will send you a yearly check to cover your US Chess membership dues. It's Grouper’s way of supporting your passion.

Stay Active, Reap the Rewards:

Being active in social chess activities means more benefits. Grouper encourages you to stay engaged in chess club meetings, tournaments, matches, member gatherings, and community involvement. The more involved you are, the easier it is for Grouper to send you a yearly check as long as your plan continues to include the benefit.

The Move is Yours:

Are you ready to see if you can get your US Chess membership dues covered by Grouper? Head over to with your membership number and health plan information to get started.

We know you might have questions, and we've got you covered. Visit or reach out to our friendly Member Engagement Team at (833) 203-1413 or Click here to show mail address. We want to make sure you have all the information you need to make the most of this exciting collaboration.