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 Science Foundation
Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust

Sustainer ($100,000–$249,000)
City of Phoenix
Flinn Foundation
Freeport-McMoRan Foundation
Hearst Foundation
Thunderbirds Charities

Benefactor ($50,000–$99,999)
The Boeing Company
Cox Communications
Gila River Indian Community
Intel Corporation
Don Nierling Memorial Foundation
Phoenix IDA
Saxton Bradley
Subaru of America, Inc.
Techforce Foundation

Ambassador ($25,000–$49,999)
American Airlines
Architectural Millwork Design
The Arizona Republic/azcentral’s Season for Sharing
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona, Inc.
Burton Family Foundation
Carstens Family Funds
Carol Critchfield Foundation
Herbert H. and Barbara C. Dow Foundation
Fry's Food Stores
Helios Education Foundation
JPMorgan Chase
Phoenix Office of Arts and Culture
Salt River Pima - Maricopa Indian Community
U.S. Bank
Voya Foundation
The Rob and Melani Walton Foundation
Wells Fargo Foundation

Leader ($15,000–24,999)
Arizona Community Foundation
Burns & McDonnell Foundation
Cities West Publishing
Ford Motor Company Fund
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Universal Technical Institute
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
The Bindley Foundation
Richard F. Caris Foundation
Cognizant Technology Solutions
Dorrance Family Foundation
Fabulous Food
Fiesta Bowl Charities
Grand Canyon University
GSK Science in the Summer
Home Builders Association of Central Arizona
Ideal Networks
Jackson Family Foundation
Katerra, Inc.
Kitchell Corporation
Victor W. Kramer Charitable Trust
Louis Foundation, Inc.
M Catering by Michael’s
The Moreno Family Foundation
ON Semiconductor
Trends Publishing
Union Pacific Foundation
Universal Laser Systems, Inc.

Innovator ($5,000–$9,999)
3-G Construction
Alliance Bank of Arizona
Applied Materials Foundation
Arizona State University
ASU Rob and Melani Walton Sustainability Solutions Initiatives
Beacon Pointe
Boys and Girls Club of the East Valley
Broadcom Foundation
Cardinals Charities
Central Arizona Project
City of Phoenix Public Works Department
Cox Charities
DMB Associates, Inc.
DP Electric
The Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation
Event Network, Inc.
Fennemore Craig
Intel Foundation
Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie, LLP
Macy's, Inc.
Microsoft Corporation
MidFirst Bank
Northern Arizona University
Power Crunch
RBC Wealth Management
Summer Youth Program Fund of Maricopa County
U.S. Bank Foundation
Western Refining

Visionary ($2,500–$4,999)
A Different View Productions
Acacia Capital Corporation
AT&T Services, Inc.
Ballard Spahr LLP
BrandSafway, LLC
Bron Tapes of Arizona
Cox Charities of Southern Arizona
Greg Dunn Design
Future H2O, Arizona State University
The Maurice R. and Meta G. Gross Foundation
Intel Volunteer Grant Program
Kinder Morgan Foundation
Leap into Science
John F. Long Foundation
Maricopa Community Colleges
Lockheed Martin
Quarles & Brady

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