Charity Spotlight: FIGGE Art Museum


Birdies #: 74

Location: Davenport, IA

Website: https://figgeartmuseum.org/

Mission: Bringing art and people together. We enrich our community with the experience of art through education, collections and preservation.

Impact of charity on the community: 

  • The Figge brings art to the people of the Quad Cities with world-class exhibitions, classes, artist talks, performances, films and special events for audiences of all ages. 
  • More than 30,000 students benefit from hands-on art lessons in their classroom through the Big Picture Outreach program, and students from 125 schools in Iowa and Illinois visit the museum each year. 
  • The Figge’s permanent collection gallery is home to American, European, Spanish Viceregal, Contemporary Art works and includes one of the largest and oldest collections of Haitian art in the world. 

MAGIC HAPPENS HERE

July 6 - 12

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