About Us

As a non-profit 501(c)3, we strive to provide basic needs for local & international youth so that they feel empowered to meet their goals.

Chase Alexandria Clark is the compassionate and lively 17 year old founder and visionary of Chase's Chance, Inc.


Chase's Chance is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization founded in 2013 with an emphasis on the youth locally and internationally.

To date, the organization has raised and donated over $125,000 to others in need. Our hope is that all youth feel supported, empowered, and 

encouraged to move towards whatever life God has designed for them.


Chase brings a fresh perspective, regardless of race, gender, or social status. Let's just say - if there is a need, Chase is ready to help!

Our organization is proud to affirm that 99% of our incoming donations are invested and donated back into our community.

Our team's leadership:

Founder: Chase Clark

Board President: Salina Barksdale-Clark

Board Vice President: Onita Barksdale

Board Secretary: Sonja Walker

Treasurer: Stacy James

Junior Advisor: Landon Clark

Purpose Statement

To increase self- efficacy in the lives of the youth, so they can become progressive community leaders, embrace their abilities, and strive to make their dreams a reality.


This is achieved by working in conjunctions with local organizations, provide community support, and accept donations, solicit and raise money for foregoing purposes.

Mission Statement

To serve others with our whole heart.


We serve so that they can make the world a better place and be the change agents that society wants to see in the youth of today.

Vision Statement

To provide basic needs for the local and international community of our youth and students so they can feel empowered to meet their personal goals one day at a time.

About Chase

Chase Clark is a 12th grader who attends Southwest Guilford High School. She currently serves as Senior Class President and Homecoming Queen.

In school, she is further involved with the Black Cultural Awareness (BCA) Club, Honor Society, Young Visionary Club, and serves as a Guilford County Schools Math Tutor. 


Her future career plans include attending college and continue to travel to as many new places as possible.

In addition to leading her organization, Chase is very active in her community. She is a proud Girl Scout, a member of Leadership LINKS, a choir and


Sister2Sister Mentoring program member at Oak Ridge First Baptist Church. She works with the Teen Grant Writing Committee and runs track with AAU High Point Panthers.  

Chase also serves as an Ambassador for Make-A-Wish Greensboro, and Board Member for the YWCA of High Point (2020-2021) and the Teen Grantmaking Council (2019-2022.)

This past year, Chase also founded The Renaissance Project: A Black Girl's Movement podcast. Find the podcast on Apple, Audible, and AmazonMusic.

Awards & Recognition

  • 2018 Governor's Service Award

  • 2019 Best Non-Profit, Reader's Choice Awards, News & Record

  • 2020 Best Non-Profit, Reader's Choice Awards, News & Record

  • 2020 Outstanding Youth Philanthropy Award, City of High Point

  • 2021 Humanitarian Award, City of High Point

  • 2021 Best Non-Profit, Reader's Choice Awards, News & Record

  • 2021 Best Non-Profit, The Scout Guide Greensboro

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