About Us

The MoAD Vanguard is a membership group of young and young spirited professionals committed to supporting the Museum of the African Diaspora through events that build membership and promote contributions to the museum. Become a part of a dynamic group that advances our mission by hosting a variety of distinctive social, educational, and philanthropic events throughout the year.

Join / Renew Your Vanguard Membership

MoAD Vanguard members enjoy all the benefits associated with their respective membership level plus:

  • Vanguard designation on membership card.
  • Advance notice of upcoming MoAD events, with free or discounted admission
  • Invitations to exclusive MoAD Vanguard events and programs
  • Invitations to special events hosted by partner organizations


MoAD Vanguard membership

Add a MoAD Vanguard designation to any membership, from Individual to Contributor, for $35 ($70 for dual memberships). Contributor-level memberships and above include a MoAD Vanguard membership at no additional cost.

Meet The Vanguard Leadership Council

The MoAD Vanguard Leadership Council consists of a dynamic group of men and women dedicated to advancing the mission of the Museum of the African Diaspora through their long‐term commitment, aiming to expand the museum’s presence and accessibility to a wider audience.

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