Summer Camp Girl with Airplane
© Leroy Hamilton


Support the California Science Center Foundation

Make a gift to the California Science Center Foundation in support of our mission to stimulate curiosity and inspire science learning in everyone. The California Science Center opens its doors general admission free, 362 days a year, and provides fun, memorable science learning experiences through hands-on exhibits and education programs.

We invite your contributions to the following efforts:

  • Summer Camp Kids with Balls

    Partners in Learning

    Take your place among our valued donors and experience the unique benefits of our annual giving program.

  • Endeavour in space

    EndeavourLA Campaign

    Help us fulfill our vision for the new Samuel Oschin Air and Space Center, the future home of Space Shuttle Endeavour.

  • Discovery Ball 2013 Dinner Table and Space Hab

    Discovery Ball

    Ther 20th Anniversary Discovery Ball featuring KING TUT: TREASURES OF THE GOLDEN PHARAOH welcomed more than 900 guests and raised the best ever revenue topping $1.6 million with all proceeds in support of science learning for everyone! Fetch your calendar and mark the date for the 21st Annual Discovery Ball on Friday, March 15, 2019 featuring Dogs! A Science Tail, a new traveling exhibition by the California Science Center.

  • Summer Camp Kid Balloon Drop

    Science Camp Scholarships

    Provide students with scholarships to attend Hands-On Science Camp, making possible life-enhancing experiences for children with demonstrated financial need.

  • Family in Ecosystems Tunnel

    Planned Giving

    A gift to the California Science Center Foundation through your estate will help to support our educational mission well into the future.

The California Science Center Foundation is a nonprofit organization, TIN 95-2210527, registered to receive charitable contributions in the State of California, the focus of the Foundation’s fundraising efforts.