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Adler Planetarium

Chicago, Illinois
www.adlerplanetarium.org

Adler Planetarium was awarded $2,950,000 between 1979 and 2014, including 18 grants in Chicago Commitment.

$375,000

2014 • 5 years • Chicago Commitment

The Adler Planetarium supports the exploration and understanding of the universe with the particular aim of improving scientific education and literacy. It houses three theaters that feature sky shows, permanent exhibitions on topics like planet exploration, a lab where visitors can see scientists working, scholarly research, and a collection of 8,000 objects, books, works on paper, archival collections, paintings, and photographs. More than 500,000 people visit each year, including more than 70,000 students and teachers on school field trips. This grant will support ongoing exhibition work, visitor engagement efforts, and outreach programming as well as the general operations of the Museum.

$375,000

2009 • 5 years • Chicago Commitment

In support of general operations (over five years).

$275,000

2004 • 5 years • Chicago Commitment

In support of general operations (over five years).

$50,000

2002 • 1 year, 11 months • Chicago Commitment

In support of general operations (over two years).

$650,000

2002 • 3 years

In support of developing a long-range strategic plan and testing concepts on how your organization can be positioned to serve a larger audience in the future (over three years).

$25,000

1999 • 1 year • Chicago Commitment

In support of general operations.

$75,000

1996 • 3 years • Chicago Commitment

In support of general operations (over three years).

$75,000

1993 • 3 years

In support of general operations (over three years).

$100,000

1991 • 1 year

In support of general operations (over two years).

$150,000

1988 • 2 years

In support of general operations.

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