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 the 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, 2021 and ending June 30, 2022:


$20,000 and Above

A. M. Pate Jr. Charitable Trust, Bank of America, N.A., Trustee
Alturas Foundation
Arts Fort Worth
Burnett Foundation
Carl & Marilynn Thoma Foundation
Dedalus Foundation
Fort Worth Tourism Public Improvement District
Helen Frankenthaler Foundation
National Endowment for the Arts
Sid W. Richardson Foundation
Texas Commission on the Arts



Ben E. Keith Foundation
Fort Worth Promotion and Development Fund
Qurumbli Fund, donor-advised fund of Fidelity Charitable Gift Fund



Mollie and Garland Lasater Charitable Fund of the North Texas Community Foundation



Communities Foundation of Texas
Fash Foundation
Terrell and Patsy Small Family Foundation
Troy C. Alley III Foundation



American Endowment Foundation
Bank of America Charitable Foundation
Christine A. Miller & Gary H. Glaser Charitable Fund of the North Texas Community Foundation
Dennis & Margaret Johnson Family Foundation with the National Philanthropic Trust
Donald H. and Sherrill Niederer Fund of the Communities Foundation of Texas
Fifth Avenue Foundation
Jane Plato Charitable Fund of Schwab Charitable
McCraw Family Charitable Fund of Schwab Charitable
McGinnis Family Fund of Communities Foundation of Texas
National Christian Foundation Alabama
Stadlin Family Charitable Fund of Schwab Charitable