Field Associates Membership

Build your network. Sustain our world-class institution.

Become a member

The Field Associates is made up of 21- to 40-year-olds who passionately support the Museum’s mission through meaningful service and fundraising. All Field Associates make a contribution of at least $250 per year to the Field. Board members also raise funds through their personal networks.

Field Associates may join the executive committee by nomination only.

All Field Associates enjoy:

  • Discovery Circle membership—and all the benefits that come with it
  • Opportunities to connect with other young professionals* * Access to special programming, including EVOLVE, one of Chicago's premier fundraising events


  • General members: Give at least $250/year 
  • Board members: Give at least $250/year; Raise at least $250/year
  • Executive committee members: Give at least $360/year; Raise at least $500/year; By nomination