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Young Irish Fellowship Club of Chicago


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We're a social, fun group of young professionals in the Chicago area.


What's not to love?!


Join the fun to support

great, local causes!

Click here to become a member for ONLY $20

The Young Irish Fel­low­ship Club has over 3,000 gen­eral mem­bers through­out the Chicagoland area, 150 of whom have

Emer­ald Member sta­tus. Mem­bers range in age from 21–39+ and come from dif­fer­ent eth­nic and social back­grounds.

You don’t have to be "IRISH" to join the YIFC! Every­one over 21 is wel­come to join!


Emer­ald Mem­ber­ship high­lights for the Young Irish Fel­low­ship Club of Chicago:

  • Know­ing you sup­port com­mu­nity pro­grams and Young Irish char­i­ties.

  • Spe­cial vol­un­teer oppor­tu­ni­ties with our char­i­ties and Young Irish part­ners; the oppor­tu­nity to join us on the Young Irish float in Chicago’s St. Patrick’s Day parade

  • Members-only dis­count offers to Young Irish events includ­ing a spe­cial pre­sale for For­ever Green; the oppor­tu­nity to avoid sell outs by pur­chas­ing tick­ets to our events before non-members

  • Monthly newslet­ters that keep you up-to-date on Young Irish events as well as other net­work­ing oppor­tu­ni­ties in Chicago’s Irish community

  • Spe­cial raf­fles and prizes for mem­bers only


All this and plenty more!

We value your mem­ber­ship and thank you for sup­port­ing our charities.

Why Join the YIFC?
The YIFC offers a unique blend of social, sport­ing and char­i­ta­ble events that attract many types of peo­ple with dif­fer­ent

inter­ests. The YIFC is one of the old­est char­i­ta­ble orga­ni­za­tions in Chicago run exclu­sively by vol­un­teers in their 20s and 30s. The Club is rich with tra­di­tion not only in the Irish cul­ture, but also in its sup­port of numer­ous worth­while char­i­ties through­out Chicago and sur­round­ing areas. As a mem­ber, you will have the oppor­tu­ni­ty to attend social & sport­ing events, attend

vol­un­teer opportunities, and meet many new friends!


Mem­ber­ship Has Its Priv­i­leges
You will be added to the mem­ber­ship data­base in order to des­ig­nate such status.
New this yearall members will receive a Member Card good for discounts at some of our favorite bars and restaurants. Learn more about our Member Cards.



Become a mem­ber or renew your mem­ber­ship today!


Please email Jim McGuire, Vice Pres­i­dent of Mem­ber­ship, at with any questions.