Pioneering authentic and thought-provoking programs that connect, support and promote a more diverse and inclusive Chicago.

Alliance Programs

Our public programs invite Chicago residents and visitors to explore the city’s neighborhoods through interactive and meaningful cross-cultural experiences such as our Inherit Chicago Festival, World Dumpling Festival, and Stories of Im/Migration: Chicago.

INHERIT CHICAGO

Inherit Chicago is happening now! This month-long festival of intercultural art, ideas and performance at neighborhood heritage institutions. It is the first and only intercultural festival that highlights the rich diversity across the city’s neighborhoods, and promotes cultural and community understanding. Visit the website at https://www.inheritchicago.org to view and register for events.

Explore Events & Exhibitions

Vibrant, engaging, and meaningful experiences that champion cultural heritage and encourage intercultural collaboration.

Tue 22

Remembering Killing Fields Exhibit

April 9, 2019 @ 10:00 am - April 1, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
Tue 22

D-Day Warriors: American Indians in the Military

September 24, 2019 @ 9:00 am - February 2, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
Tue 22

Exhibit: Stunning Stories in American Indian Jewelry

September 28 @ 10:00 am - November 30 @ 5:00 pm
Tue 22

An Evening with Tim O’Brien

October 22 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Wed 23

Polish Chicago 1850-1939

October 23 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wed 23
Thu 24

Polish Chicago 1850-1939

October 24 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thu 24
Fri 25

Polish Chicago 1850-1939

October 25 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Membership

Creating new and unique connections that amplify voices and ideas across Chicago’s cultural heritage institutions.

Support

Our programming explores and validates new models for cross-cultural engagement that combats indifference and creates opportunities to increase investments back into neighborhoods and communities.

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