Womens Council

Founded in 1941, the Womens Council play an active support role for the Cleveland Museum of Art. Individually and collectively, our members volunteer, provide financial support, and demonstrate interest in the museum's art collections, exhibitions, and programs. We welcome new members each year.


Parade the Circle

  • Financial sponsorship
  • Hands-on assistance with costumes and props
  • Booth offering activities for visitors
  • Parade entry promoting the yearly theme

Museum Ambassadors

  • Support of the educational program for selected area high school students interested in the arts
  • Facilitators at monthly meetings
  • Community Day event
  • Recognition of student participation
  • Involvement in Parade the Circle

Circle Neighbors

  • Enrichment of active volunteers in University Circle institutions
  • Information about events, trends, new faces, and milestones in the University Circle area
  • An initiative to strengthen volunteer corps at all institutions


  • Speakers Series for support of educational programs
  • Subscriptions for capital campaign
  • Major benefits for capital campaign

For further information on the history or activities of the Womens Council of the Cleveland Museum of Art, please call 216-707-2669 or email womenscouncil [at] clevelandart.org. Active members of the Womens Council may access the Womens Council website by logging in and using their password at www.wccma.net.