Foundation Support

Students on a tour of the museum

Foundation and government donors provide critical support to the Modern that furthers the Museum’s mission of presenting outstanding modern and contemporary art and providing innovative learning opportunities for people of all ages.

We are grateful to the local and national foundations that make our work possible and sustain the Museum’s groundbreaking exhibitions, programs, and educational efforts, as well as our exceptional building. Also acknowledged here are individual donors who have generously provided support for designated projects.

To learn more about the Modern’s institutional priorities and ways foundations, government agencies, and individuals might assist, please contact the Development Office at 817.840.2115 or send an email from the form below.

The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth gratefully acknowledges the following foundations and government agencies for their support during the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2019, and ending June 30, 2020:


$20,000 and Above

A. M. Pate Jr. Charitable Trust, Bank of America, N.A. Trustee
Arts Council of Fort Worth
Burnett Foundation
Fort Worth Tourism Public Improvement District
Sid W. Richardson Foundation
Texas Commission on the Arts



Alice L. Walton Foundation
Ben E. Keith Foundation
GWR Foundation Fund at the North Texas Community Foundation
Leo Potishman Foundation



McGinnis Family Fund of the Communities Foundation of Texas
Suzanne McFayden
Thomas M., Helen McKee & John P. Ryan Foundation



Communities Foundation of Texas
Donald H. and Sherrill Niederer Fund of the Communities Foundation of Texas
Fash Foundation
Fifth Avenue Foundation
Fleimich Fund of Fidelity Charitable
McCraw Family Charitable Fund at Schwab Charitable