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Gordon Parks Museum Receives Fort Scott Area Community Foundation Grant For Interactive Technology Expansion

Nov 11, 2022

Interactive Technology Expansion

A grant through the Fort Scott Area Community Foundation has enabled the Gordon Parks Museum to further expand interactive technology in the museum.  This includes two tablet kiosk with stands and software. The tablets can be used by visitors of any age.

 

“We are extremely thankful to receive this grant award from the Fort Scott Area Community Foundation. The interactive technology expansion gives us the ability to not only continue to modernize the museum, but to expand digitally.” said Kirk Sharp, Executive Director of the Gordon Parks Museum.

 

Funds from the Dr. Pratt and Pauline Irby Endowment Fund Award – Courtesy through the children of the benefactors of Janet Braun, Bob Irby and Mary Rio, were also used to help the purchase of the tablet kiosks with stands and software.

 

The Fort Scott Area Community Foundation hosts individual charitable funds created by donors who have a passion for giving back to their community. Grants from these funds assist people throughout Fort Scott and Bourbon County. Call the Foundation at 620-224-6500 with questions about the Community Foundation https://fsacf.com/