WITH YOUR SUPPORT

The Art and Soul Campaign will elevate our institution’s mission, fortify our financial future, and allow us to continue enriching society through vibrant Western art and culture.

$25 MILLION BY DECEMBER 2022

Supporting the Passion, Promise, and Permanence of the Art and Soul of the American West.

RAISED 77% OF GOAL AS OF DECEMBER 2020

$19,296,448 RAISED!

The C.M. Russell Museum is a qualified 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, and gifts are deductible within IRS regulations.

PRIORITIES

“Charles Marion Russell opened our eyes to the complexity of being a cowboy and a lover of the land and its people. Russell became the Art and Soul of the American West.”

Tom Petrie, Art and Soul Campaign Co-Chair

IGNITE YOUR SPIRIT!

“We are passionate about preserving the legacy of Charlie Russell, committed to making sure the museum has a lasting home in Great Falls, and invested in growing this institution as one of the finest Western art museums in North America.”

Gene Thayer, Art and Soul Campaign Co-Chair

The C.M. Russell Museum is a qualified 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, and gifts are deductible within IRS regulations.

CAMPAIGN STORIES

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Art and Soul Campaign: $25 MILLION BY 2022

 

The C.M. Russell Museum announces its largest fundraising initiative to date with a $2.5 million gift from Ian and Nancy Davidson.

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Art and Soul Campaign: Virtual Announcement

 

Thank you to all of our friends and patrons that helped us celebrate a landmark event for the C.M. Russell Museum – the virtual announcement of our Art and Soul Campaign.

We invite you to stand with us and Charlie’s legacy as we work to raise $25 million by the end of 2022.

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Masterpiece Match Challenge: Bring home The Hold Up!

 

In the fall of 2019, the C.M. Russell Museum was presented a transformative opportunity to bring home two major Russell masterworks, as well as adding $6M to the endowment. Thanks to the generosity of Tom and Jane Petrie, who issued this Match Challenge, and the leadership gift of Ian and Nancy Davidson, the museum is proud to announce we have secured the first Russell masterwork: Death of a Gambler.

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BECAUSE OF YOU

“Through the generosity of our donors, we are securing the legacy of Russell and elevating the museum’s impact as we seek to be among the most relevant Western art museums.”

Tom Figarelle, Executive Director

Sydne and Charlie Abernathy
Christina and John Blackwell
Norman Book, Jr
Laurel and Norman Book, III
Sarah and Duane Braaten
Kay and Patrick Brannen
Laura and Larry Brehm
Tanya A. and David G. Cameron
Browning Kimball Foundation
Cashman Family Foundation
Jill Cross and James Heppner
CSX Transportation
Michael Dady and Kim Monahan Dady
Davidson Family Foundation
Nancy and Ian Davidson
Gail Hayes Davis and Michael Davis
Thomas Edelman
Mary Ann and Daniel Fiehrer
Annie and Jim Fish
Jean and Randy Foutch
Ann and Tad Herz
Brenda H. and R. Patrick Hill
Russell A. Jacques
Jorgensen Foundation
Bridget and David Kornder
Brianne Laurin
Anne and Lawrence Martinez
Nancy and Joe Masterson
Harry A. Merlo Foundation
Lorraine and Jim Peterson
LeAnne and Larry Peterson
Jane and Tom Petrie
Gayle and Owen Robinson
John D. Rogers, Jr.
Carol and Steve Seltzer
Patricia Sletten
Sandy and David Solberg
Cassie Strauss and Casey Lalonde
Dee and Jim Strauss
Jane and Gene Thayer
Annie and George Thom
Jessie and Gary Van Ness
Lori and Chris Warden
Ardyce and J. Steven Whisler
James M. and Frances M. Wylder Foundation
Martha and Timothy Wylder
Douglas York
CONTACT US

Contact us to find out more ways to give.

CONTACT PERSON

Cassie Strauss

PHONE

(406) 727-8787

EMAIL

cstrauss@cmrussell.org

WEBSITE

cmrussell.org

The C.M. Russell Museum is a qualified 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, and gifts are deductible within IRS regulations.