Chicago is a free monthly publication
targeted specifically to Chicago, plus suburban Cook, Lake, McHenry and
DuPage counties, and we’re all about healthy and sustainable living
(mind, body and spirit). We distribute in locations throughout the area
and continue to expand, reaching more about 75,000 readers each month
through our printed magazine. We also publish a digital e-zine, as well
as maintaining a robust website at NAChicago.com
. We incorporate social media and live video into our social media outreach. Print subscriptions are also available.
Our readership is primarily women 25-55, in middle to higher income
brackets, who are interested in healthier and greener living for
themselves and their families. But of course, men read Natural
NA Chicago is part of a larger family of Natural Awakenings magazines
that are in about 70 markets in the US, Puerto Rico and the Dominican
Republic. The first magazine was published in 1996 in Naples, FL, and it
has been growing ever since. And, Naples is still publishing! We
combine great national content with timely local articles to inform and
educate our readers about ways they can enhance their lives and the
planet in a variety of ways. We work closely with our advertisers and
distributors, as well as the community, to include local practitioners
and business owners in many articles (either as an author or a
contributor). We also feature free news briefs about local businesses as
well as calendar listings. We are the go-to resource in Cook, Lake and
McHenry counties for all things related to healthy and sustainable
We distribute free in these four ways:
Print – delivered to locations and street boxes in
Cook, Lake, McHenry and DuPage counties, including a huge presence in
the city of Chicago. We estimate 2.46 readers per copy, or more than
75,000 targeted readers.
Electronic – We deliver a monthly e-zine to our newsletter subscribers via email.
Print subscriptions are available – limited distribution because this is a Free publication readily available in the area. Click here to SUBSCRIBE.
Website – includes all Google-searchable articles in
web format, online Community Resource that includes all print
advertiser basic listings, and link to digital version of the magazine.
Web advertising is available as well.