The Sun may be the only star in the solar system, there are many stars at Arizona Science Center, including a diverse array of corporations and foundations that support the hands-on exhibits, demonstrations, outreach programs, and educator resources that enable the Center to fulfill our mission to inspire, educate and engage curious minds through science. When you become an Arizona Science Center community supporter, you will be demonstrating your commitment to lifelong science education and learning in Arizona for the more than half a million visitors and guests who pass through our doors annually. Corporate and Foundation partnerships include an array of benefits and recognition, including:  

  • Premium hospitality and recognition benefits, logo or name recognition on all internal/external signage, collateral materials, e-blasts, website, and media advisories that feature and/or promote the program/show
  • Recognition as an Arizona Science Center Corporate Partner for one year on the Center’s Donor Wall display, website, and on slides presented in the Irene P. Flinn Theater and Dorrance Planetarium shown prior to presentation
  • Brand visibility and exposure to more than half a million Arizona Science Center visitors and exposure to a diverse audience including children, families, educators, corporate partners, home school groups
  • Tickets, employee days at the Center, facility rental discounts, and more!

For additional information, or to inquire about opportunities, please contact:
Laine Seaton, Vice President, Corporate & Foundation Relations at 602.716.2000 ext. 295 or email

Arizona Science Center gratefully acknowledges the following corporations and foundations who have made annual gifts of $1,500 or more.

Patron ($250,000+)
APS Foundation
The Kemper and Ethel Marley Foundation
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
National Science Foundation
Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust

Sustainer ($100,000–$249,999)
City of Phoenix
Freeport-McMoRan Foundation
Richard F. Caris Charitable Trust

Benefactor ($50,000–$99,999)
Arconic Foundation
The Boeing Company
Cox Communications 
Dorrance Family Foundation
Fiesta Bowl Charities
Institute of Museum and Library Services
The Moreno Family Foundation
Don Nierling Memorial Foundation
Phoenix Office of Arts & Culture

Subaru of America, Inc.

The Rob & Melani Walton Foundation
USAA Foundation

Ambassador ($25,000–$49,999)
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona, Inc.
Burton Family Foundation
Cognizant Technology Solutions
Ford Motor Company Fund
Helios Education Foundation
Maricopa County Human Services Department

PNC Foundation
Salt River Pima - Maricopa Indian Community
Thunderbirds Charities
Two Pups Wellness Fund
U.S. Bank
The Virginia M. Ullman Foundation
Voya Foundation
The Rob and Melani Walton Sustainability Solutions Service at Arizona State University

Leader ($15,000–24,999)
Arizona Community Foundation
Arizona Complete Health
Arizona Coyotes Foundation

Burns & McDonnell Foundation
Herbert H. and Barbara C. Dow Foundation
Flinn Foundation
JPMorgan Chase
Kinder Morgan Foundation
Northrop Grumman
PNC Bank
Voya Financial STEM Futures Program

Scientist ($10,000–$14,999)
American Express
ARAMARK/Aventura Catering
Arizona Diamondbacks Foundation
The Arizona Republic/azcentral's Season for Sharing
Artisan by Santa Barbara Catering Company
Atlasta Catering Service, Inc.
Broadcom Foundation
Charles Schwab
Ernst & Young LLP
Fabulous Food
GSK Science in the Summer
Home Builders Association of Central Arizona
Junior League of Phoenix
Kitchell Foundation Fund
KLA Foundation
Victor W. Kramer Charitable Trust
M Culinary Concepts
Pivotal Foundation
PPG Industries Foundation
Ryan Companies
WebPT/WebPT Foundation

Innovator ($5,000–$9,999)
3-G Construction
Applied Materials Foundation
Arizona Community Foundation- Deaf and Hard of Hearing
Beaty Martinez Foundation
Best Buy Foundation
Cardinals Charities
Central Arizona Project
City of Phoenix Public Works Dept.
Corning Incorporated Foundation
Desert Diamond Casinos West Valley
DMB Associates, Inc.
Alberta B. Farrington Foundation 
Grand Canyon University
Intel Volunteer Grant Program
Leap into Science
Levi Catering, LLC
Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie, LLP
Louis Foundation
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Southwest Gas
Summer Youth Program Fund of Maricopa County
University of Phoenix 
U.S. Bank Foundation
Wells Fargo Foundation 

Visionary ($2,500–$4,999)

BNSF Railway Foundation
Coyote Gasket, LLC
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Grand Canyon University
Scientific Technologies Corporation 

Discoverer ($1,500–$2,499)
Acacia Capital Corporation
Fry's Food Stores
John F. Long Foundation
Joyin Inc.
Midwestern University