Volunteer Opportunity: Archives Volunteer

Chicago Cultural Alliance seeks an Archives volunteer to work on-site with its Core Member DANK Haus German American Cultural Center (4740 N. Western Ave). The intern will set out to physically and intellectually organize the DANK Haus institutional archi


Native Gathering at Trickster Art Gallery

American Indians have served in the U.S. Armed Forces in every major military conflict since the Revolutionary War – in greater numbers per capita than any other cultural group. During World War II, more than 44,000 Native Americans served in the U.S. m

Traditional Outfit for an Ethiopian Wedding Day

Meet M’aza and her husband, the newlyweds in this photograph wearing traditional Ethiopian wedding dress. An Ethiopian wedding always starts off with the groom’s side sending a representative to request the marriage, and then both parties mutually


Sharing Chicago’s Immigration Journeys

At our recent program Heritage Matters: Your Immigration Journey encouraged people to share their personal experience of immigration and contribute to the national discussion on immigration. Hosted by the CCA Core Member Haitian American Museum of Chicago