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.

Latest News from The Associate Board

Join the Associate Board for an evening of Bingo! in support of The Night Ministry on Wednesday, June 22.

Night Lights is the Associate Board’s Annual Gala, an evening of philanthropy and fun to benefit The Night Ministry. Night Lights 2022 will take place Wednesday, September 21.

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 2022

Executive Committee

  • Duncan Reilly
  • Hilary Hansen
    Vice President
  • Sumeeta Salvador
  • Peter Hu


  • Amanda Ferguson
    Community Partnerships Chair
  • Ludan Wu
    Membership Chair
  • Emily Harwell
    Night Lights Chair
  • Ghazal Farooqui
    Social Media Maven
  • Kelley Kinnucan
    Service Advocacy Chair


Benjamin Andrews
Sakina Abu Boakye
Marta Bras
Alyssa Nicole Cullinan
Natalie Dolan
Delaney Earley
Ghazal Farooqui
Audrey Filipiak
Mark Gajeton
Beverly Halloran
R. Carr Harkrader
Tyler Hussey
Benjamin LaRocque
Melissa McClusky
Robyn Munici
April Prince
Sam Ritchey
Rachel Smith
Ralitza Todorova
Tim Zuberi

1735 North Ashland Avenue, Suite 2000, Chicago, IL 60622 |
Phone: 773-784-9000