Support the Alliance

The generosity of our Organizational Members, Institutional Partners, and individual donors helps Arts Alliance Illinois give voice to our creative state.

The Alliance envisions a world where the arts are central and indispensable to Illinois — where people acknowledge that the arts:

  • Enhance their quality of life
  • Fuel creativity and innovation
  • Sharpen the state’s competitive edge
  • Attract and retain talent
  • Promote cross-cultural understanding
  • Aid in solving civic and social issues
  • Keep Illinois nationally and globally connected

Arts Alliance Illinois is a 501(c)(3) organization. Your contribution is fully tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.

Two easy ways you can support the Alliance today:

Make a donation

Click here to make a gift online — donations to our annual fund by individuals support our efforts to ensure that everyone, everywhere in Illinois, experiences the arts in their lives.

Become a member

Click here to join the Alliance — and become part of a growing movement of organizations dedicated to supporting the arts and arts education throughout Illinois.

By supporting the Alliance, you play a critical role in helping us:

  • Build the vitality of communities statewide, through service and advocacy
  • Generate resources for the cultural sector and creative industries
  • Position arts and culture as a source of solutions to a broad range of challenges
  • Promote arts-centered learning and the development of a creative workforce
  • Foster equitable access to and participation in arts and culture
  • Advance historically neglected or marginalized forms of expression
For more information or to complete your donation offline, please contact Jackie Banks-Mahlum, Membership and Development Associate, via email at or by phone at 312-855-3105 ext. 15.