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

We're Seeking a New Executive Director

The Chicago Cultural Alliance (Alliance) seeks an Executive Director to lead a growing organization whose mission is to connect, promote, and support centers of cultural heritage, leading to stronger neighborhoods and a more inclusive and vibrant Chicago region.

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.


Save the Date for our MOSAIC Gala at the Chicago History Museum on May 12th, 2020, honoring cultural leaders in the Chicago region.

Explore Events & Exhibitions

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

Mon 30

Remembering Killing Fields Exhibit

April 9, 2019 @ 10:00 am - April 1, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
Tue 31

Activating Heritage: Virtual Workshops

March 31 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm


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


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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