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NMIA helps make North Mayfair a great place to live. Our community is vibrant and healthy thanks to the commitment of those who volunteer and contribute to making it better.

NMIA has been going strong since 1929, offering more than 80 years of service by resident volunteers working to keep North Mayfair a safe and desirable place to live. Please help continue the legacy by joining today!
Membership renews every May 1st

$10 per person annually
$20 per person with paper Improver delivery
$25 family membership annually
$50 neighborhood supporter annually

DONATIONS: If you can make an additional contribution of any size, it is much appreciated and directly benefits NMIA.

Membership Payment Options

Please download the application and send with a check to:
North Mayfair Improvement Assoc.
PO Box 30119
Chicago, IL 60630
It’s easy, fast, secure and green (paperless)!  NOTE: Paypal will assess a small transaction fee (approx .60 per membership).

Membership Levels

Memberships Renew Every May 1.


2016/17 MEMBERSHIP   – Valid until May 1  2017
NMIA is a community anchor and advocate.
(NMIA) is a neighborhood organization of resident volunteers who work to keep our community a safe and desirable place to live. NMIA provides a forum for residents to come together, discuss concerns and suggestions for community improvement and work together for positive change.
Your Membership dues at work:

  • Provides monthly meetings at Gompers Fieldhouse (first Wednesday of the month 7pm) focused on area activities, ways to improve your home and a chance to meet other North Mayfair residents.
  • Sponsors two baseball teams (one boys and one girls) in association with Gompers Park Athletic Association (GPAA).
  • Sponsors the 4th of July Parade & Movies in the Park for North Mayfair kids and families.
  • Sponsors Gompers Park cleanup projects each year.
  • Publishes the Improver newsletter four times per year. The Improver is distributed via email to all members. It is also posted on the NMIA website and is available in limited print form at high traffic locations throughout the community.
  • Cited as a key factor in North Mayfair’s selection by This Old House Magazine as one of the Midwest’s “Best Old House Neighborhoods” in 2010.
  • Earned National Register Historic District status for North Mayfair in 2009.
  • Desiginated Bungalow Historic Districts in Chicago.
  • Organized Mural installation on Cicero

NMIA members are active in many organizations.

  • Chicago Alternative Policing Strategy (CAPS)
  • Friends of the Chicago River
  • Friends of the Park
  • Gompers Park Advisory Council (GPAC)
  • North Park Village Advisory Council
  • North Park Village Nature Center
  • Palmer School Local School Council
  • FAIR Coalition
  • North River Commission (NRC)

How Can You Support North Mayfair?

  • Become an NMIA member!
  • Make an extra donation.
  • Attend a monthly meeting – first Wed each month (except July/Aug) 7pm at Gompers Fieldhouse.
  • Volunteer for an NMIA committee or project!




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