Our Philanthropic Affiliations

OAAI  has helped to promote numerous public service campaigns on behalf of not-for-profit organizations and government agencies on issues such as improving the quality of life for children, preventative health, education, community well being, environmental preservation and strengthening families. In conjunction with our partners, OAAI donates thousands of dollars each year to bring to the forefront these and many other important messages to the citizens of Illinois.

Below is a list of philanthropic affiliations that we are proud to partner with to help create a happier, healthier and safer way of life for the people of Illinois:

  • American Heart Association
  • American Lung Association of Upper Midwest
  • American Red Cross
  • Area Agency on Aging SW Illinois
  • Between Friends
  • Big Shoulder Fund
  • Boat Angel
  • Boys and Girls Club of Springfield
  • Breast Cancer Network of Strength
  • CACI of Illinois
  • Central Illinois Breastfeeding Task Force
  • Chestnut Health Systems
  • Children’s Memorial Hospital
  • Freedom House
  • Hospice of Southern Illinois
  • Illinois Amber Alert – Illinois State Police
  • Illinois Arts Council
  • Illinois Community College Trustee’ Association
  • Illinois Department of Aging
  • Illinois Department of Natural Resource
  • Illinois Department of Public Health
  • Illinois Department of Transportation
  • Illinois Domestic Violence Agency
  • Illinois Elks Club Association
  • Illinois Energy Education Council
  • Illinois Fire Safety Alliance
  • Illinois Park District Association
  • Illinois Sheriffs Association
  • Illinois State Police Amber Alert Program
  • Lincoln’s Challenge Academy
  • Mercy Communities Furniture Store
  • Mother’s Against Drunk Driving
  • National Kidney Foundation of IL
  • PAX – The Center to Prevent Youth Violence
  • Prevent Child Abuse Illinois
  • Project of the Quad Cities
  • Queen of Peace High School
  • Rock River Valley Blood Center
  • SIDS of Illinois
  • South Suburban Family Shelter
  • Springfield Urban League
  • The Center for Prevention Abuse
  • The Illinois National Guard
  • U.S. Social Security Administration
  • United Way – Greater St. Louis
  • United Way – Lake County
  • United Way – Rock River Valley
  • Urbana Human Relations Commission
  • Voices of Children

Our Professional Affiliations

OAAI understands the importance of ensuring best business practices within the state association and the outdoor advertising industry.  Our affiliation with membership organizations within our own industry is our way of maximizing every possible resource available to assist us in meeting our mission, goals and objectives while conducting our day-to-day business activities among the highest professional standards possible. To demonstrate our commitment to the profession, OAAI has adopted the national code of ethics for both outdoor advertising practices and association management practices.

Below is a list of organizations to which OAAI subscribes and supports:


  • Outdoor Advertising Association of America (OAAA)
  • Illinois Society of Association Executives (ISAE)
  • American Society of Association Executives (ASAE)
  • Illinois Sign Association (ISA)