We are grateful to the local and national foundations and government agencies that make our work possible and sustain the museum’s groundbreaking exhibitions, programs, and educational efforts, as well as our exceptional building. To learn more about the ICA’s institutional priorities and ways foundations and government agencies might assist, please contact Karin France, Associate Director of Institutional Giving, at 617-478-3174 or kfrance@icaboston.org.

Read our most recent Annual Report, as well as reports from past years.

The ICA gratefully acknowledges the following foundations and government agencies for their support during the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2017, and ending June 30, 2018:

$100,000 and above 

Barr Foundation
Institute of Museum and Library Services
The Klarman Family Foundation
Massachusetts Cultural Facilities Fund
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
Surdna Foundation


Arts Capacity Building Initiative of the Barr Foundation and The Klarman Family Foundation
Mass Cultural Council
Mabel Louise Riley Foundation
Rowland Foundation, Inc.


The Angell Foundation
The Boston Foundation
Cabot Family Charitable Trust
Diversifying Art Museum Leadership Initiative, funded by the Walton Family Foundation and the Ford Foundation
Highland Street Foundation
National Endowment for the Arts
William E. Schrafft and Bertha E. Schrafft Charitable Trust

$10,000 – $24,999

The Coby Foundation, Ltd.
New England Foundation for the Arts
NewStar Financial, Inc.
Deborah Munroe Noonan Memorial Fund, Bank of America, N.A., Trustee
Nathaniel Saltonstall Arts Fund


Jean Gaulin Foundation
Thomas Anthony Pappas Charitable Foundation, Inc.
Tiny Tiger Foundation, Inc.
The Willow Tree Fund


Boston Cultural Council
Emily Hall Tremaine Foundation (EHTF)
Roy A. Hunt Foundation