12/13/2017: Greenville Federal Supports Garst Museum
Photo Caption: Dr. Clay Johnson, Garst Museum CEO (right), is shown with Jeff D. Kniese, president and CEO of Greenville Federal (left).
The Garst Museum is thankful for Greenville Federal as they continue their long-time support as a Corporate Gold Member. Dr. Clay Johnson, Garst Museum CEO, stated that “Garst Museum owes its success to the community’s support. Greenville Federal’s support is instrumental in allowing the museum to maintain and grow its programs and preservation efforts. As a nonprofit organization, the museum relies on the generosity of businesses like Greenville Federal to fulfill its mission.”
The Darke County Historical Society and the Garst Museum’s mission is to collect, preserve, exhibit, study, and interpret materials relating to the history and culture of Darke County, Ohio, as it represents a crossroads of the American experience. The DCHS operates the Garst Museum in Greenville, Ohio, and its 35,000-square-foot campus houses over 300,000 artifacts. Permanent exhibitions of national significance include the National Annie Oakley Center, the Treaty of Greenville, Lowell Thomas, Ohio Native Americans, and the multi-racial settlement of Longtown. For more information about the award-winning Garst Museum, see www.garstmuseum.org.