Hive Chicago is comprised of 57 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 History Museum @chicagomuseum
8 Chicago Public Library @chipublib
9 CICS ChicagoQuest @chicagoquest
10 Columbia College Chicago | Center for Community Arts Partnerships
11 Columbia College Chicago | Columbia Links @columbialinks
12 Common Sense Media @CommonSenseEdu
13 Community TV Network @ctvnetworkchicago
14 DePaul University | College of Computing and Digital Media @digitalyouth
15 Facing History and Ourselves
16 For Youth Inquiry @ForYouthInquiry
17 Free Spirit Media @fsmtweets
18 Global Citizenship Experience | Learning Labs @gcevoices
19 GlobalGirl Media | GlobalGirl Media Chicago @globalgirlmedia
20 Important Little Games @importantgames
21 Intuit: The Center for Intuitive and Outsider Art @IntuitArtCenter
22 Iridescent @IridescentLA
23 John G. Shedd Aquarium @shedd_aquarium
24 Kuumba Lynx @kuumbalynx
25 Lawndale Christian Development Corporation @LawndaleCDC
26 Lincoln Park Zoo
27 Little Black Pearl
28 Marwen @MarwenArts
29 Mikva Challenge @MikvaChallenge
30 Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago | Center for the Advancement of Science Education @msichicago
31 National Museum of Mexican Art | Yollocalli Arts Reach @yollocalli
32 National Veterans Art Museum @NVAMChicago
33 Northeastern Illinois University | Center for College Access and Success @ctc_neiu
34 Northwestern University | The Office of STEM Education Partnerships @NU_OSEP
35 Open Books LTD @OpenBooks
36 Project Exploration @ProjExplore
37 Project SYNCERE @projectsyncere
38 Scenarios USA @scenariosusa
39 Smart Chicago Collaborative @SmartChicago
40 Spark | Spark Chicago @SparkProgramCHI
41 Steppenwolf Theatre Company | Steppenwolf for Young Adults
42 Street-Level Youth Media @street_level
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 The Student Conservation Association
51 True Star Foundation | True Star Media @truestaris
52 University of Chicago | Ci3′s GameChanger Chicago @GameChangerChi
53 University of Illinois at Chicago | College of Education @UIC_CollegeofEd
54 YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago @YMCAChicago
55 Young Chicago Authors @youngchiauthors
56 YouthMuse
57 Youtopia @youtopia