Associate Board

The Associate Board supports the overall mission and activities of The Night Ministry. Acting as ambassadors of the agency, Associate Board members engage the community through volunteering, fundraising, networking, and advocacy opportunities targeted towards young professionals.

The Associate Board, since its inception in 2012, has committed more than $285,000 to The Night Ministry and its mission to provide housing, health care, and human connection to youth and adults experiencing poverty and homelessness in Chicago. In 2021, the Associate Board raised over $45,000.

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Why Join?

  • Develop your professional and leadership skills and your potential to join a board of directors in the future.
  • Play an active role in engaging other young people in the vital work of The Night Ministry.
  • Network with other passionate philanthropists and professionals in the Chicago area.
  • Gain a deeper knowledge and understanding of the nonprofit sector.
  • Have fun with other young professionals in Chicago!

We invite you to be a part of it.

For more information, please see our Roles and Responsibilities document or contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. To become an active member, fill out the Interest Form.

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The Associate Board of The Night Ministry for 2020

Executive Committee

  • Chintan Mehta
  • Sumeeta Salvador
  • Peter Hu


  • Duncan Reilly
    Community Partnerships Chair
  • Ludan Wu
    Membership Chair
  • Emily Harwell
    Night Lights Chair
  • Hilary Hansen
    Service Advocacy Chair
  • Open
    Marketing Chair


Benjamin Andrews
Sakina Abu Boakye
Marta Bras
April Calubaquib
Alyssa Nicole Cullinan
Natalie Dolan
Delaney Earley
Amanda Ferguson
Audrey Filipiak
Mark Gajeton
Beverly Halloran
R. Carr Harkrader
Kelley Kinnucan
Catherine McDonald
Robyn Munici
Sam Ritchey
Tim Zuberi

Night Lights

Night Lights is the Associate Board’s Annual Gala, an evening of philanthropy and fun to benefit The Night Ministry. Night Lights 2021 took place Thursday, October 21, 2021.

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