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, Director of Corporate and 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–$249,000)
City of Phoenix
Flinn Foundation
Freeport-McMoRan Foundation

Hearst Foundation
Richard F. Caris Charitable Trust

Benefactor ($50,000–$99,999)
The Boeing Company
Intel Corporation/Intel Foundation
Gila River Indian Community
Fiesta Bowl Charities
Don Nierling Memorial Foundation
Phoenix IDA
Saxton Bradley
Subaru of America, Inc.
Thunderbirds Charities
Tohono O’Odham Nation Indian Community

Ambassador ($25,000–$49,999)
American Airlines
Architectural Millwork Design
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona, Inc.
Burton Family Foundation
Carstens Family Funds
Carol Critchfield Foundation
Cognizant Technology Solutions
Herbert H. and Barbara C. Dow Foundation
Helios Education Foundation
Fry's Food Stores
JPMorgan Chase
Salt River Pima - Maricopa Indian Community
The Virginia M. Ullman Foundation
U.S. Bank
Voya Foundation
The Rob and Melani Walton Foundation
Wells Fargo Foundation

Leader ($15,000–24,999)

Arconic Foundation
Arizona Community Foundation
Arizona Coyotes Foundation
The Arizona Republic/azcentral’s Season for Sharing
Cities West Publishing
Ford Motor Company Fund
Grand Canyon University
Phoenix Office of Arts and Culture

Voya STEM Careers Initiative

Scientist ($10,000–$14,999)
American Express Foundation
ARAMARK/Aventura Catering
Arizona Diamondbacks Foundation
Arizona Lottery
Artisan by Santa Barbara Catering Company
Atlasta Catering Service, Inc.
Craig and Barbara Barrett Foundation
Best Buy Foundation
The Bindley Foundation
Burns & McDonnell Foundation
CORE Institute
Cox Communications
Dorrance Family Foundation
Ernst & Young LLP
Fabulous Food
GSK Science in the Summer
Home Builders Association of Central Arizona
Ideal Networks
Jackson Family Foundation
Katerra, Inc.
Kitchell Foundation Fund
Victor W. Kramer Charitable Trust
Louis Foundation, Inc.
M Catering by Michael’s
Macy's, Inc.
The Moreno Family Foundation
Pivotal Foundation
Union Pacific Foundation
Universal Laser Systems, Inc.

Innovator ($5,000–$9,999)
3-G Construction
Acacia Capital Corporation
Arizona Community Foundation- Deaf and Hard of Hearing
Arizona State University
Avantor Sciences Foundation
Beacon Pointe
Boys and Girls Club of the East Valley/Chandler Compadres 
Broadcom Foundation
Burns and McDonnell
Cardinals Charities
Central Arizona Project
City of Phoenix Public Works Department
Cox Charities
Desert Diamond Casinos
DMB Associates, Inc.
DP Electric
Event Network, Inc.
Alberta B. Farrington Foundation
Fennemore Craig
Intel Volunteer Grant Program
Levi Catering, LLC
Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie, LLP
Maricopa Community Colleges
MidFirst Bank
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Northern Arizona University
Quarles & Brady
Summer Youth Program Fund of Maricopa County
Sunstate Technology Group
Union Pacific Foundation
University of Phoenix
U.S. Bank Foundation
The Rob and Melani Walton Sustainability Solution Services at Arizona State University

Visionary ($2,500–$4,999)
A Different View Productions
Ballard Spahr LLP
BrandSafway, LLC
Bron Tapes of Arizona
Corning Incorporated Foundation
Cox Charities of Southern Arizona
Greg Dunn Design
The Franklin Institute
Future H2O, Arizona State University
Kinder Morgan Foundation
Leap into Science
John F. Long Foundation
Lockheed Martin
Power Crunch
RBC Wealth Management
Scientific Technologies Corporation

Discoverer ($1,500–$2,499)
ACF of Flagstaff including GeoFund and the Molly and Joseph Herman Foundation
Antoine Proulx, LLC
Barrow Neurological Institute
Building with Biology Forum
CityScape Phoenix
Executive Council Charities
The Maurice R. and Meta G. Gross Foundation
Kelios Transit America
Rose Perica Mofford Living Trust
Phoenix Ad Club
Resolution Copper Mining
Walters & Wolf Construction