November 13, 2015

Institutional Members

Founding, Swedish-heritage College,
Special Institutional, and Major Museum Members

These organizations hold special and extraordinarily visible positions, not just in the Swedish American community but in the overall fabric of North American and Swedish society. Collectively they form the backbone of what we represent at the Swedish Council of America.

Founding Members:

American Swedish Historical Museum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania;

The American Swedish Institute, Minneapolis, Minnesota;

Swedish-American Historical Society, Chicago, Illinois;

Detroit Swedish Foundation, Inc., Detroit, Michigan

Swedish-heritage College Members:

Augustana College, Rock Island, Illinois;

Bethany College, Lindsborg, Kansas;

Bethel University, St. Paul, Minnesota;

California Lutheran University, Thousand Oaks, California;

Gustavus Adolphus College, St. Peter, Minnesota;

North Park University, Chicago, Illinois

Special Institutional Members:

SWEA International;

Swedish American Chamber of Commerce – USA;

VASA Order of America;

Sveriges Hembygdsförbund (Swedish Local Heritage Federation)

  Major Museum Members:

Swedish American Museum, Chicago, Illinois;

Nordic Heritage Museum, Seattle, Washington;

Sverige Amerika Centret, Karlstad, Sweden;

These two Major Museum Members are also Founding Members:

American Swedish Historical Museum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania;

The American Swedish Institute, Minneapolis, Minnesota;