MDC Museum of Art + Design

MOAD Membership: One Membership, Two Institutions!

Support MDC MOAD and the Freedom Tower by becoming a member/donor and make a special connection with our institution. As a member you will:

  • Aid the museum's ability to reach diverse audiences as we continue to be the only ADMISSION-FREE museum in Downtown Miami welcoming over 35,000 visitors a year
  • Support the museums unique museum education program, GO GO MOAD, giving children and students the opportunity to engage with a diverse array of arts professionals in creative and active learning
  • Allow the museum to expand its Cuban Exile Experience programming by providing opportunities and partnerships with recognized scholars, institutions and cultural agencies emphasizing the impact of the Cuban Diaspora

Your support is also a gift to our community and aids in making the Freedom Tower one of the most accessible institutions with the ability to reach diverse audiences and where encounters with great works of art and culture happen around every corner.

Membership Levels:


  • Invitations to members-only viewings and events
  • Subscription to newsletters and special mailings
  • 20% Discount in Museum POP UP SHOP!
  • Member rates on workshops, classes and symposiums

* MDC Faculty and Staff can purchase the General Membership at a discounted rate of $25


Individual membership benefits plus:

  • Exclusive VIP Parking for special events
  • Recognition on museum donor wall
  • Two complimentary tickets to Annual Museum Board Champagne Reception


Benefactor MOAD Membership, plus:

  • A gift membership at the General Membership level for the receipt of your choice
  • Four complimentary tickets to Annual Museum Board Champagne Reception


MOAD Creative Society membership benefits plus:

  • Invitations to the Annual Museum Circle Dinner
  • Museum Circle Committee Membership
  • Six complimentary tickets to Annual Museum Board Champagne Reception

*The Museum Circle Committee is part of a larger group of donors who support the museum at the $1,000 level. The committee organizes and hosts special events for Museum Members and Museum donors - and raises funds to expand the Museum’s permanent collection and support its programming.

MDC Foundation

All donations benefit the MDC Museum of Art and Design Exhibition and Program Fund and are processed by the Miami Dade College Foundation. The Miami Dade College (MDC) Foundation, Inc. plays an essential role in the growth of the College and its service to the community. The Foundation promotes interest in and support of the College. The Foundation is vital to the College's leadership in high-quality, accessible and affordable educational services for the community. Miami Dade College Foundation is a 501(c)3 organization. Gifts are tax deductible to the extent allowed by the law.