Giving Opportunities

MDPL has a unique opportunity to take a major step forward with our planned upgrades. With strong and committed public support and with the support of philanthropists, the time is now to bring this vision to life. 


We hope you will join us in cementing the Art Deco Museum as a critical cultural resource in our city and ensuring Miami Design Preservation League has the resources to continue its vital work.

We are pleased to offer a selection of recognition opportunities to honor the commitment and philanthropic leadership of donors like you.


Every dollar pledged for phase 1 has been matched by the City of Miami Beach, up to $175,000!


We are now seeking support to reach our Phase 2 Goal

Phase 1 Goal // 2022: $175,000
Percent Raised 100%
Phase 1 Goal Match from City of Miami Beach / 2022: $175,000
Percent Raised 100%
Phase 2 Goal // 2023-2024 // $900,000
Percent Raised 28%

Amount Left to raise: $648,000

1. Campaign Donor Wall

Donors who contribute $10,000+ will be recognized on the permanent campaign donor wall located within the museum as members of one of our giving societies: 


Jack D. Johnson* and Harvey Huang

Joel Levine* and Barbara Pickell

Michael Larkin

Nancy and Jon Batchelor

Nina Weber Worth* and Don Worth

Think Hospitality

Leonard Horowitz

Michael* and Roberto Raynes

Janet Goldman
in honor of Tony Goldman

Setai Hotel

Aman Hotel Partnership

Barbara Baer Capitman

Jim Offutt ($250,000)

City of Miami Beach ($175,000)

*denotes MDPL Board Member at time of pledge

Online pledges may be made using the buttons above. Alternatively, pledge checks may be mailed to: Miami Design Preservation League, PO Box 190180, Miami Beach, FL, 33139 . Ref: Art Deco Museum campaign. Looking for a customized donation, including stock transfer? Contact us at

2. Naming Opportunities

A portfolio of naming opportunities for select spaces within the Museum is available. Naming opportunities are offered for the duration of the museum’s management agreement with the City of Miami Beach and are subject to review and approval by the City of Miami Beach. Contact us at to discuss opportunities.

3. Deco Garden

Personalized tribute markers in our Deco Garden will be offered to Capital Donors who make a commitment of $1,500 or more within the first two years of the Campaign.

Deco Garden Pledges:

Ira* and Honey Giller
Jack Finglass*
Marc Lawrence*
13th Floor Investments


Jill Braufman

Susan and Lenny Klehr

Sarah Leddick*

Tanya Bhatt*

David McKinney*

Julie Isaacson*

Robert and Loretta Ciraldo

Judith and Ken Koppel

*Denotes MDPL Board Member at time of Pledge