Mellon Foundation Awards a $30 Million Challenge Grant to National Gallery of Art

“The National Gallery of Art has received a $30 million challenge grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation that celebrates the museum’s 75th anniversary and could generate $75 million for its programs.”

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ARTICLE CITATION

Peggy McGlone, “Mellon Foundation awards a $30 million challenge grant to National Gallery of Art,” The Washington Post, March 17, 2016, http://wpo.st/aIsM1

ADDITIONAL COVERAGE

"Mellon Foundation Gives National Gallery of Art $30 Million Challenge Grant,” Artforum, March 17, 2016, http://artforum.com/news/id=58832

“Mellon Grant Aims to Raise $75 Million for National Gallery”, The Chronicle of Philanthropy, March 18, 2016, https://philanthropy.com/article/Mellon-Grant-Aims-to-Raise-75/235754?cid=cpfd_home

Dan Duray, “National Gallery of Art lands $30m grant from Mellon Foundation,” The Art Newspaper, March 18, 2016, http://theartnewspaper.com/news/museums/national-gallery-of-art-lands-30m-grant-from-mellon-foundation/

Danielle Holly, “One Foundation’s Variation on a Challenge Grant,” Nonprofit Quarterly, March 21, 2016, https://nonprofitquarterly.org/2016/03/21/one-foundations-take-on-a-challenge-grant-to-the-national-gallery-of-art/

Roxanne Roberts, “The National Gallery Celebrates 75 Years, Thanks To Old-fashioned Philanthropy,” Washington Post, April 8, 2016, http://wpo.st/Uv7T1