General Motors Contributes $5 Million to The Henry Ford
(Dearborn, Mich., October 17, 2017) — General Motors has contributed $5 million to The Henry Ford, it was announced today by Patricia Mooradian, President and CEO of The Henry Ford.
“We are honored to welcome General Motors as a Partner in Innovation,” said Mooradian. “This gift of $5 million is a game changer and allows us to deepen our community impact with innovative experiences and new exhibitions and programs in Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation.”
In recognition of GM’s historic gift, The Henry Ford announced that the flexible gallery space in Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation will now be known as The Gallery by General Motors.
“General Motors is working to drive sustainable change by supporting organizations that help build brighter futures for students and promote workforce development,” said Mark Reuss, Executive Vice President of Global Product Development, Purchasing and Supply Chain of General Motors. “We can move toward a lot of those goals by supporting The Henry Ford.”
The Gallery by General Motors will host a wide variety of national travelling exhibitions including Enduring Ideals: Rockwell, Roosevelt & the Four Freedoms on display fall of 2018. Currently, The Gallery is hosting The Science Behind Pixar now through March, 2018.