Partners in Learning Donors

The California Science Center is a close collaboration between the State of California and the not-for-profit California Science Center Foundation. The Foundation extends heartfelt appreciation to the following annual donors whose generous support during the period July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2018 helps sustain our hands-on exhibits, programs and operations that make the Science Center a world-class educational resource and family destination.

$100,000 +

Annenberg Foundation

Sheila, Dave and Sherry Gold Foundation

Northrop Grumman Corporation

Sheldon and Cindy Stone

$50,000 - $99,999

The Boeing Company

California Air Resources Board

Madelyn and Jerald Jackrel

Karin L. Larson

THE MUSES of the California Science Center Foundation

$25,000 - $49,999

Bank of America

The Capital Group Companies Charitable Foundation

Chevron Corporation

Ibrahim El-Hefni Technical Training Foundation

Jeffrey Glassman

Laird and Rebecca Malamed

Robert and Lisa Margolis Family Foundation

Gary Saltz Foundation

The John H. and Cynthia Lee Smet Foundation

Dwight Stuart Youth Fund


$15,000 - $24,999

Aegon Transamerica Foundation

City National Bank

Al and Jean Fohrer

The John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation

Steve and Lisa Hansen

Musk Foundation

Nanci E. Nishimura, Cotchett, Pitre & McCarthy LLP


The Walt Disney Company

WHH Philanthropy

$10,000 - $14,999


Betty B. Anderson

Automobile Club of Southern California

Avery and Andy Barth

Peter and Helen Bing

Robert and Joan Blackman

Kent Caldwell-Meeks

Nora and Alex Chaves, Parking Company of America

Cabot H. Connery

Scott and Kathy Cunningham

The Dubeck Family

Kathleen M. Duncan

David and Marianna Fisher

Robert and Susan Frazier

Sue and Allan Frew

Scott and Karen Gale

The Gee Family

Gilead Sciences, Inc.

Barb Henderson

The Karsten Family Foundation

Leonetti/O'Connell Family Foundation

Robert H. Lorsch Foundation

Susan and Steven Lotwin

Ken McBride

Stuart C. McMullen, KPMG LLP

Martin and Donna Melone

Marc and Jessica Mitchell

Morgan Stanley Foundation

Chris and Dick Newman

Pacific Life Foundation

Parsons Corporation

The Ralph M. Parsons Foundation

Alex J. Rose

Andrew and Dina Sale

Sony Pictures Entertainment

Southern California Edison

Southern California Gas Company

John and Donna Sussman


The Vein Family

Virgin Orbit

Howard and Patti Wang

Watson Land Company

Wells Fargo Bank

$5,000 - $9,999

Alan N. Berro

George and Gloria Deukmejian

Edison International

Esmer Tile

Matt and Susan Grossman

Havasi Wilderness Foundation

Hitachi Southern California Regional Community Action Committee

Cindy Hoag

G. Bradford Jones

Andy Lee

Jeff and Lori Litow

Charles Hazlehurst Moura Family Foundation

Project Piaba

Robert P. Rosenberg

Don and Susan Schwarz

Sempra Employee Giving Network

Liz and Hal Snyder

Patricia Renison Torres Fund

Sue and Doug Upshaw

David and Claudia Wang

Ann Marie and Jack C. Wilder

2 Anonymous

$2,500 - $4,499

Hoang Bui

Columbia Development, LLC

Gordon and Dona Crawford

Patrick and Nancy Dennis

Jason and Lois Frand

Girardi Keese

Goldman Sachs

Bay Grabowski

Dan and Marnie Gruen

Serhat Gumrukcu

Christine and Curt Hessler

Hitachi Ltd.

Delores Shine Kerr, Mentors for Youth and Adults Worldwide

Renee and Meyer Luskin

Sandra G. Malamed

Rob and Christie Martin

Bill Nye

Bob and Tracy Palermini

Joyce and David Primes

The Cheryl Saban Self-Worth Foundation for Women and Girls

See’s Candies, Inc.

South Coast Air Quality Management District

Sidney Stern Memorial Trust

Keith and Cecilia Terasaki

Jim and Gail Vernon

Jacque Lyne Wallace

2 Anonymous

$1,500 - $2,499

Joann and Stan Benson

Bruce Corbin

Richard and Lynn Dotts

Marvin and Simona Elkin

Nancy Fairchild and Greg Boreham

Amy Forbes

Dick and Eileen Garson

Pam Graham and Ryan and Rayden Jamalpour

Eugene Hong

Lindalee M. Iverson and Stephen L. Martinez

Carl D. Jacobs

Ron Litzinger

Robert B. Malouf

Deborah L. Mercado

Eric Ng

William Niebuhr

Sarah L. Nothnagel

Georgeanne and Rodger Schwecke

Steven and Sandra Selcer

Laurie Sowd

Audri and Stanley Tendler

Christopher Thompson

William and Karen Timberlake

Jeri Vick

Richard Villasenor

2 Anonymous

Lifetime Partners in Learning

John and Donna Sussman