The Museum is grateful to all those who support us and our mission.

Legacy Society

The Legacy Society was formed to recognize those individuals who have included the Worcester Art Museum in their will or estate plans. These generous and visionary Members ensure that the Museum is a vibrant institution that will deliver transformative experiences for future generations. We are grateful to the following individuals who have either left a legacy gift or provided documentation that they have included the Museum in their estate plans:

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If interested in further information about making a planned gift or joining our Legacy Society, please visit our Planned Giving website, or contact Karmen Bogdesic at or call 508.793.4326.

Tribute to Endowed Funds

Worcester Art Museum was founded on a passion for art and community made possible through philanthropy. For nearly 125 years, the Worcester Art Museum has relied on the generosity of donors who believed in the value of the Museum. We honor and recognize the following families, who have supported the Museum by creating endowed funds. The income produced by these funds is used to support the purposes communicated by the donor. These funds provide important financial support to WAM and its programs. The Museum is grateful for this enduring legacy of support provided by the following endowed funds:

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If you are interested in supporting WAM’s endowed funds or starting one of your own, please contact Marillyn Earley at or by phone at 508.793.4363.

Salute to Foundations and Government Partners

The Worcester Art Museum gratefully acknowledges the following foundations and government agencies for their support during fiscal years 2022 and 2023 (as of 10/25/23).

We are grateful to the many local and national foundations that make our work possible and sustain the Museum's innovative exhibitions, public programs, and educational and community endeavors, as well as maintain and improve our facilities.

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To learn more about WAM's institutional priorities and ways that foundations and government agencies might assist, please contact Christine Proffitt, Senior Manager of Institutional Giving, at or call 508.793.4322.