Grantee Profile

Chicago Cultural Alliance

Grants to Chicago Cultural Alliance

  • $80,000Active Strategy

    2014 (Duration 2 years)

    Arts & Culture in Chicago

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — The Chicago Cultural Alliance (the Alliance) is a membership organization made up of 34 small, community-based ethnic museums, cultural centers, and historical societies. These are its core members. The Alliance also includes two other types of members: associates, a category open to small and mid-sized cultural organizations interested in specific collaborations; and partner institutions, which consists of large cultural, educational, business, and governmental organizations. The Alliance connects some of Chicago’s smallest cultural institutions with some of its largest. This grant supports the Chicago Cultural Alliance’s general operations during a time of leadership transition.

  • $40,000Active Strategy

    2012 (Inactive Grant)

    Arts & Culture in Chicago

    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS — To support cultural exchange projects with China, Sweden and Ukraine.

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Chicago Cultural Alliance $120,000 between 1983 and 2015.