Hive Chicago is comprised of 56 member organizations including museums, libraries, informal learning spaces, university outreach programs, and EdTech startups. Partner Member organizations are all non-profit, with 501(c)3 status, and offer programs for youth (ages 12-19), while Affiliate Member organizations can be for-profit companies or offer support to direct service organizations.

At Hive Chicago, members network with each other, share best practices and pedagogies, learn about and play with new technologies, participate in events, and most importantly, collaborate to design and implement transformative learning opportunities for Chicago youth.

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List of Current Partner & Affiliate Members

1 Adler Planetarium @adlerskywatch
2 After School Matters @aftrschoolmattrs
3 Agape Werks, Inc | LevelUP Makerspace @LevelUPchgo
4 Artifice @artificechicago
5 Chicago Botanic Garden
6 Chicago Children’s Museum @childrensmuseum
7 Chicago Public Library @chipublib
8 CICS ChicagoQuest @chicagoquest
9 Columbia College Chicago | Center for Community Arts Partnerships
10 Columbia College Chicago | Columbia Links @columbialinks
11 Common Sense Media @CommonSenseEdu
12 Community TV Network @ctvnetworkchicago
13 DePaul University | College of Computing and Digital Media @digitalyouth
14 Facing History and Ourselves
15 For Youth Inquiry @ForYouthInquiry
16 Free Spirit Media @fsmtweets
17 Global Citizenship Experience | Learning Labs @gcevoices
18 GlobalGirl Media | GlobalGirl Media Chicago @globalgirlmedia
19 Important Little Games @importantgames
20 Intuit: The Center for Intuitive and Outsider Art @IntuitArtCenter
21 Iridescent @IridescentLA
22 John G. Shedd Aquarium @shedd_aquarium
23 Kuumba Lynx @kuumbalynx
24 Lawndale Christian Development Corporation @LawndaleCDC
25 Lincoln Park Zoo
26 Little Black Pearl
27 Marwen @MarwenArts
28 Mikva Challenge @MikvaChallenge
29 Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago | Center for the Advancement of Science Education @msichicago
30 National Museum of Mexican Art | Yollocalli Arts Reach @yollocalli
31 National Veterans Art Museum @NVAMChicago
32 Northeastern Illinois University | Center for College Access and Success @ctc_neiu
33 Northwestern University | The Office of STEM Education Partnerships @NU_OSEP
34 Open Books LTD @OpenBooks
35 Project Exploration @ProjExplore
36 Project SYNCERE @projectsyncere
37 Scenarios USA @scenariosusa
38 Smart Chicago Collaborative @SmartChicago
39 Spark | Spark Chicago @SparkProgramCHI
40 Steppenwolf Theatre Company | Steppenwolf for Young Adults
41 Street-Level Youth Media @street_level
42 The Student Conservation Association
43 Sweet Water Foundation @SweetWaterFdn
44 The Anti-Cruelty Society @AntiCruelty
45 The Art Institute of Chicago
46 The Chicago Academy of Sciences @NatureMuseum
47 The Chicago Architecture Foundation @chiarchitecture
48 The Field Museum @FieldMuseum
49 The News Literacy Project | NLP Chicago @TheNewsLP
50 True Star Foundation | True Star Media @truestaris
51 University of Chicago | Ci3′s GameChanger Chicago @GameChangerChi
52 University of Illinois at Chicago | College of Education @UIC_CollegeofEd
53 YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago @YMCAChicago
54 Young Chicago Authors @youngchiauthors
55 YouthMuse
56 Youtopia @youtopia