FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 18, 2020
Findlay Automotive Group Supports Las Vegas Natural History Museum
June 18, 2020, LAS VEGAS – Findlay Automotive group became a T. rex Museum Partner at the Las Vegas Natural History Museum, donating $10,000 to support education and the 100+ animals who call the Museum home. “We’re very pleased to support the Las Vegas Natural History Museum,” said Tyler Corder, Chief Financial Officer of Findlay Automotive Group, “The museum is a great family destination and is a hidden gem in Las Vegas. Our goal is to increase awareness of the great things happening at the museum and to encourage local residents to visit.”
In March, the Las Vegas Natural History Museum began offering live, virtual “Critter Connections” and increased its virtual education content. On June 1, the Museum reopened to the public, and visitors are able to see some of its residents and learn about the amazing biodiversity of the world.
“Tyler and the Findlay team have been great advocates for families and education in Southern Nevada for a number of years. We were are very thankful for their increased support of the Museum and the work we do in our community,” said Marilyn Gillespie, Museum Founder and Executive Director.
The Las Vegas Natural History Museum is open daily, 9 A.M. to 4 P.M. and tickets are available online or upon entry.
The Las Vegas Natural History Museum began in 1989 with a small group of citizens who knew the community would benefit from the educational resources it could provide. After very humble beginnings, this private non-profit museum is now a Smithsonian Affiliate, accredited with the American Alliance of Museums and is a federal and state repository for fossils and artifacts. From the desert to the ocean, from Nevada to Africa, from prehistoric times to the present, the Las Vegas Natural History Museum visitors of all ages on a learning adventure around the world.
Please visit www.lvnhm.org, follow on Facebook at Las Vegas Natural History Museum; and @LVHNMuseum on Twitter and Instagram. For additional information, please call (702) 384-3466.
Findlay Automotive Group was founded in Las Vegas in 1961 and has grown to 32 dealerships in 6 western states. One of Findlay’s core philosophies is to be involved in the local community. Findlay is a long-time supporter of many local events and non-profit organizations.