Shedd Aquarium is the most visited cultural institution in Chicago, with more than 2 million annual guests. Shedd understands the many roles that corporations play in our community, from building relationships with clients to improving the quality of life for our citizens. We have created several support opportunities to fit your current needs. Corporate sponsors receive widespread recognition, while Corporate Connections members gain numerous benefits to offer to employees, executives and clients. Shedd Aquarium is happy to work with your organization to customize a mutually beneficial support package for your sponsorship investment.
Your contribution will support:
Animals and animal care — Animals and animal care are the top priority at Shedd.
Conservation — Conservation is at the core of Shedd’s work and mission. We use our trusted voice to educate millions.
Learning — Shedd delivers dynamic learning experiences, including animal encounters, dive presentations and gallery interpretation for guests and on- and off-site programs for students as well as their teachers.
Community access — Providing community access is a priority at Shedd. More than 600,000 guests receive free general admission every year.
Sustainability and infrastructure — With a focus on reducing energy consumption, Shedd’s sustainability initiatives set the highest standards of facilities management, providing a conservation model for cultural institutions, the business community and the general public.