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​Donor Groups

Leadership Circle

​Leadership Circle is MOCA’s annual giving group for our most engaged donors. Donors’ contributions generously support all areas of the museum’s endeavors, from groundbreaking contemporary art exhibitions to our award-winning education initiatives and programs. Leadership Circle donors enjoy special access to the museum year-round as well as other exclusive privileges, including exhibition previews, curator-led walkthroughs, private receptions to MOCA events, and much more.

    • Invitations to exclusive Leadership Circle exhibition previews and receptions
    • Invitations to private curator-led exhibition walkthroughs
    • Invitations to intimate pre-event receptions for select MOCA’s Artists on Artists series
    • A second complimentary exhibition catalogue selected by MOCA
    • Annual recognition in MOCA’s donor magazine
    • Eligibility to join the Drawings and Photography Committee
    • Eligibility to join the Director’s Council
    • Five additional complimentary MOCA VIP passes
    • A one-year subscription to Los Angeles magazine
    $1,380 is tax deductible
  • All previously listed benefits, plus:

    • Special access to select contemporary art fairs in the US and abroad
    • Invitations to attend studio visits and private collection tours
    • Opportunity to travel to select domestic destinations through the MOCA Travel program
    • Presale privileges for gala and auction tickets
    • Advanced reserved seating for four at select MOCA programs
    • Eligibility to join MOCA’s Acquisition and Collection Committee
    • An additional five complimentary MOCA VIP passes
    $4,285 is tax deductible
  • All previously listed benefits, plus:

    • Invitation to the annual Director’s Party
    • Invitation to the MOCA Partners’ annual reception hosted by a MOCA Trustee
    • Opportunity to travel to international cultural destinations alongside MOCA curators through the MOCA Travel program
    • An additional complimentary exhibition catalogue selected by MOCA
    • An additional fifteen complimentary MOCA VIP passes
    $9,725 is tax deductible

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Acquisitions Groups

​​MOCA has three acquisitions groups, Acquisition and Collection Committee, Director’s Council, and Drawings and Photography Committee, for those individuals interested in taking an active role in fostering the growth of our world-renowned permanent collection.  Members make a lasting impact on MOCA’s legacy by raising funds for acquisitions while hearing from the director and curators about artists that are a priority for presentation and collection by the museum. In addition to acquisitions meetings, programs include studio and private collection visits, and annual acquisitions groups celebration with MOCA’s executive leadership. In order to be eligible to participate, all members also support MOCA as Leadership Circle donors. For more information on the different ways to get involved through MOCA’s acquisitions groups, please contact Brooke Devenney, Interim Director of Individual Giving (213/633-5384 or

Program Support

​​Supporting MOCA’s award-winning exhibitions and educational programs offers individuals opportunities to get more deeply involved in furthering the museum’s mission to present and share the artists of our time with the widest possible audiences here in Los Angeles and beyond.  For more information on opportunities to support MOCA’s programs, please contact Brooke Devenney, Interim Director of Individual Giving (213/633-5384 or ​

Annual Fund

Invest in the future of MOCA today.

Your support helps us:

Open Doors

From initiating a child’s first experience with contemporary art to fueling the imaginations of thousands of MOCA visitors through free or low-cost art talks, performances, screenings, exhibition tours, and so much more—your gift matters!


MOCA welcomes thousands of students and families every year through field trips, educational and art-making workshops, free family passes, Sunday Studios, Big Family Day, and school visits.


With your contributions we continue to improve the galleries at all 3 MOCA locations and the museum’s public areas creating more welcoming spaces for visitors, students, families, and our downtown neighborhood.

Can we count on your support?

We hope you will consider contributing to MOCA’s Annual Fund. The impact of your donation is immediate and far-reaching and allows MOCA to continue presenting remarkable exhibitions, programs, educational opportunities as well as plan for the future of the museum’s collection. A contribution today will help sustain these and many other programs.

All donations to MOCA’s Annual Fund are 100% tax deductible.

If your company has a matching gift program, your contribution to MOCA can be generously increased and will do even more to support the museum's mission. (For your reference, the Museum's tax identification number is 95-3433820.)

Supporting MOCA in your Will

​​Consider supporting MOCA through a planned gift, which leaves a lasting legacy for you, the museum and the communities we serve for generations to come. Planned gifts offer numerous tax benefits and it’s as simple as including MOCA in your estate planning through bequests in your will or living trust, charitable annuities, or designating the museum as a beneficiary of retirement plan or life insurance policy.  For more information on planned giving at MOCA, please contact Brooke Devenney, Interim Director of Individual Giving (213/633-5384 or

Gifts of Art

​​Gifts of Art can be donated to MOCA during your lifetime or by bequest in your will. If you are considering donating an artwork to the museum, please contact Brooke Devenney, Interim Director of Individual Giving (213/633-5384 or ​ to discuss your proposed gift.