By Staff Writer
DOWNTOWN AKRON — The Akron Art Museum received a $1.125 million gift from the J.M. Smucker Co. in support of the museum’s endowment and Free Thursdays program.
According to museum officials, the gift provides financial assistance and will help to make the museum accessible to more people, supporting both enhanced programming and extended hours of operation in service of the museum’s mission to enrich lives through modern and contemporary art.
“The generous gift from the Smucker Co. builds upon their legacy of supporting the museum,”
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