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Corporate Opportunities

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Support the Adler

Corporate partners help the Adler inspire Chicago communities to learn about the universe inside and outside the museum walls. Your contribution will support:

Corporate Sponsorship

Each year, over 550,000 visitors experience the museum’s interactive exhibitions, live, state-of-the-art planetarium shows, hands-on, minds-on STEAM education programs, cutting-edge research, and world class collections.

The Adler has a variety of prestigious sponsorship opportunities available that can be designed to meet your unique business objectives. Benefits, which can be tailored based on your company’s objectives and commitment level, may include:

  • Recognition and prominent display of your company’s logo:
    • in the museum or on location 
    • in advertising and/or promotional materials (print, digital, TV, collateral, etc.)
    • on social media
    • in email communications
    • in direct mail pieces
    • in the AdlerStar Member Magazine
  • Company name and link to company website on the Adler’s Corporate Giving webpage
  • Free general admission to the museum for company employees
  • Complimentary tickets to special Adler events for your clients, executives, and employees
  • And much more!
Corporate Membership

Discover all of the benefits that an Adler Corporate Membership has to offer. Invite your employees to engage in hands-on, minds-on science experiences while contributing vital support to America’s First Planetarium. 

Adler Planetarium Corporate Members are a premier group of companies that provide vital annual support for the museum and allow the Adler to offer innovative science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM) programming to more than 535,000 visitors, teachers, and schoolchildren each year. This group is instrumental in advancing the museum’s mission to inspire the next generation of explorers. 

Corporate Membership offers a wide range of company and employee benefits, from complimentary museum admission and exclusive family days, to private event discounts and recognition opportunities. Corporate Membership rewards employees and demonstrates your company’s commitment to helping develop the next generation of STEAM leaders.

Corporate Membership Giving Levels and Benefits

Current Corporate Members

American Airlines
Aon plc
Bank of America
Baxter International
BMO Harris Bank
The Boeing Company
Chicago Bulls
Chicago Sky
Chicago White Sox
Discover Financial Services
Dover Corporation
Draper & Kramer, Incorporated
Environmental Systems Design, Inc.
Fifth Third Bank
GCM Grosvenor
Hinsdale Orthopaedics
Horizon Pharma
Ingredion Incorporated

Illinois Tool Works Inc.
JP Morgan Chase & Co.
Kirkland & Ellis
Magellan Corporation
Marmon Holdings, Inc.
McKinsey & Company
McMaster Carr
Motorola Solutions
PNC Bank, Illinois
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
S&C Electric Company
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
United Airlines
United Financial of Illinois, Inc.
United Scrap Metal
Ventas, Inc.
Walgreen Co.
W.W. Grainger
Wells Fargo
William Blair & Company, LLC
Winston & Strawn LLP
XL Catlin
Zebra Technologies

Get in Touch

For more information about corporate opportunities at the Adler Planetarium, please contact our Development Office.

Adler Planetarium
Development Office

Adler Planetarium Corporate Sponsors: $100,000 - $499,999

$5,000 - $9,999


Chicago Blackhawks Hockey Team, Inc.
Chicago Bulls
Littlefuse, Inc.
Lifeway Foods
Paragon Biosciences, LLC
TC Industries

$2,500 - $4,999

American Agricultural Insurance Company
Plante Moran
SHURE Incorporated
Troop Contracting, Inc.

$1,000 - $2,499

Amsted Industries Foundation
J.H. Ellwood & Associates, Inc.
Midland National Life Insurance
Sahara Enterprises, Inc.
Ventas Inc.

*Employees of companies with asterisks next to their business name may enjoy special access to the Adler Planetarium. Please call 312.322.0514 to learn more about your company’s specific museum admission benefits.


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