Did You Know….?

Did you know that it costs MFA $165 to hang a picture on the wall? It’s not because we have expensive walls (we don’t) or because we hire expensive installers (they’re all volunteers), or because we waste money (our expenses, after paying for staff, have actually decreases by 5% in the past 10 years). It’s … More Did You Know….?

How MFA Keeps the Doors Open and the Lights On!

It takes money to run an organization – even a nonprofit organization. We pay rent, utilities – and gallery managers like Mia and Hannah! While art is at the heart of MFA, without sufficient income it isn’t possible to keep the organization running. It’s a puzzle fitting together the different income streams that keep MFA’s doors … More How MFA Keeps the Doors Open and the Lights On!

Great Give 2015!!! What MFA does with the money!

For the past two years, MFA has participated in “The Great Give” a 24-hour fund-a-thon sponsored by the Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County. Nonprofits in Anne Arundel County compete for cash prizes by getting a lot of donors to make small gifts in support of their favorite nonprofits. And we’ve been VERY successful.  For … More Great Give 2015!!! What MFA does with the money!

The Great Give 2015!

Can you give $15 in ’15? For the past two years, MFA has participated in “The Great Give” a 24-hour fund-a-thon sponsored by the Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County. Nonprofits in Anne Arundel County compete for cash prizes by getting a lot of donors to make small gifts in support of their favorite nonprofits. … More The Great Give 2015!