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Become An Advertiser In StreetWise Magazine & Demographics

The most common way businesses contribute to the StreetWise mission is through placing an advertisement in our publication. We offer many ad layout choices to fit your style and budget. If you would like more information about advertisement opportunities please contact Dave Hamilton at davestreetwise@gmail.com.

Distribution & Demographics

StreetWise is distributed weekly to readers and visitors living in Chicago and suburbs of Chicago. Our readers are made up of men and women passionate about making an impact on the homeless situation in Chicago, but also who are interested in the variety of journalistic stories and entertaining articles throughout the magazine.

Advertising in StreetWise not only raises your exposure to some of Chicago’s most compassionate people, but also signals your dedication to our community.

Ad Sizes & Rates 2016

Full page – $200
With or without bleed: trim size at 10.75″ x 8.5″
Back page premium positions – $300

1/2 page horizontal – $125
With bleed: trim size @ 8.5″ x 5.5″
With magazine margins: 7.5″ x 5.5″

1/2 page vertical – $125
With bleed: trim size @ 4.25″ x 10.75″
With magazine margins: 3.75″ x 10″

1/3 page horizontal – $100
With bleed: 8.5″ X 3.5″
With magazine margins: 7.5″ x 3.5″

1/6 page horizontal – $50
3.75″ x 3.5″

1/6 page vertical – $50
2.4″ x 5.1″

– Submit finished ads or ad questions to dhamilton@streetwise.org or call 773-334-6600, ext. 20.

StreetWise is a weekly magazine that publishes every Monday and goes to print one week before street date. Deadline to reserve ad space and submit ad copy in need of design assistance is 12 business days before publication date. Print-ready ads are due 10 days before publication date.

– Ads created in-house by StreetWise staff must be approved 12 business days before publication date (2 proof maximum). Submit ads as hi-res (300 dpi) .jpeg, .pdf or .tiff files.

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