The Corporation’s purposes are set forth in its Articles of Incorporation, which were approved by the Secretary of State of Kansas on February 23, 1990. The general purpose shall be to promote, through the establishment and maintenance of a museum and allied projects, a program that will bring about a better understanding and appreciation by the community of its history, art, and natural environment.
The Osawatomie Museum Foundation, located in Osawatomie, KS, promotes research and public education through its museum collection. Visitors to the Museum can see Museum exhibits, attend events at the Museum, and access Museum educational programs. The Museum supports itself through ticket sales, membership, fundraisers, and donations. This Nonprofit Corporation was formed in early 1990 and the original Board of Trustees consisted of the following community minded individuals:
Chairman – Gordon L. Schrader
Vice-Chairman - Lorene Hydorn
Secretary – Pat Howard
Treasurer – Stephen Clark
Gordon L Schrader - President
John Fletcher - Vice-President
Marilyn Shipley - Secretary
Dale Bratton - Treasurer
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We are a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization