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Women of Influence Circle

Do you want to encourage the representation of women’s creative genius at the Museum?

Become part of the large community of the Women of Influence Circle to support your Museum and help showcase the outstanding contribution of women at the MMFA.

Presented by
Minimum donation of $2,500 / year*

Support the acquisition of works and the presentation of exhibitions of women artists, as well as access to the Museum for women in difficulty. This is a wonderful opportunity to meet like-minded individuals who are engaged in the community and interested in promoting the singular visions and talent of women artists.

As a gesture of appreciation for the Women of Influence Circle patrons, the MMFA Foundation offers them the following donor appreciation program:**

Donor appreciation program

  • Personal invitations to the Women of Influence Circle events
  • Invitations for the donor and a guest to prestigious exclusive events and the vernissages of the Museum’s exhibitions
  • Free admission to over 100 North American member institutions of the Museum Alliance Reciprocal Program (MARP) and the Reciprocal Organization of Associated Museums (ROAM)
  • Mention on a donor recognition wall at the Museum***
  • Mention of the donor’s name in the Museum’s annual report and on its website***

In addition, donors are entitled to all the perks offered to MMFA Members:****

  • Free, unlimited and priority access to all the Museum’s exhibitions and collections
  • Membership card issued in the donor’s name (principal cardholder)
  • Up to three membership cards for secondary cardholders OR up to three guests per visit
  • Access to the M Webzine, the Museum’s digital magazine
  • Special access to the Jarislowsky Fraser Members Lounge, with private cloakroom
  • Invitations to events reserved for Members and exclusive guided tours of the collections and exhibitions
  • Discounts on services offered by the Museum and a number of cultural partners

* A tax receipt will be issued for the eligible amount in the name of the donating individual or organization. An amount of $125 is attributed to an MMFA membership and subtracted from the donation amount.
** The donor appreciation program is valid for one year as of the date of the donation and is subject to change without notice.
*** With the exception of donors who wish to remain anonymous.
**** Includes benefits associated with a Quattro membership package (valued at $160). Guests must always be accompanied by the principal cardholder.

Circle membership cards are issued in the name of the donor and cannot be used by a third party.

Women of Influence Circle Committee

An initiative of the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts Foundation, the Women of Influence Circle supports the acquisition of works and exhibitions by women artists, as well as access to the Museum for women in need.

Need more information about the Women of Influence Circle?

Contact us!

Camille Kersebet
Philanthropic Development Advisor
Phone: 514-285-1600, ext. 269

* Proof of age may be required.

Member discounts

To apply these perks, simply communicate directly with the partner in question.


10% discount on MMFA Day Camp registration fees


10% discount on the Museum's School of Art courses and workshops

Elite Circle

Take advantage of additional benefits

Members of the MMFA's Elite Circle during an event that took place in November 2019. Photo © Sébastien Roy
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