A heartfelt thank you to our 2023 Aspire! Gala food sponsors!

Bar Roma

First Slice Pie Café

Jin Ju

Lady Gregory's

Lost Larson

Middle East Bakery & Grocery

Phoenix Bean

Ranalli's of Andersonville

Replay Andersonville


Tre Kronor Svensk Restaurang



The Swedish American Museum is grateful for all the support it receives from hundreds of individuals and institutions. It is through their generosity that the Museum can bring the Swedish immigration story to the public as well as an abundance of cultural events and temporary exhibits. We gratefully acknowledge the gifts provided by these donors.

American Daughters of Sweden

Bank of America Charitable Foundation

The Barbro Osher Pro Suecia Foundation

Bertil & Ulla Brunk Family Foundation, Inc.

Bruce Olson Trust

Carlson Family Foundation

City Arts Grants, Dept. of Finance City of Chicago

Edith-Marie Appleton Foundation

Fields Volvo Cars Northfield

Howard Orloff Volvo Cars

IBM International Foundation

Illinois Arts Council 

Institute of Museum and Library Services

The Lila H. Borgstrom Foundation

MacArthur Foundation Prince Charitable Trusts

Maurice Foundation

Svithiod Lodge No. 1, I.O.S.

SWEA Chicago

Swedish Council of America

Swedish Covenant Hospital

Verdandi Lodge No. 3 I.O.S.