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
Richard F. Caris Charitable Trust
The Kemper and Ethel Marley Foundation
National Aeronautics and Space
National Science Foundation
The Rob & Melani Walton Foundation

Sustainer ($100,000–$249,999)
City of Phoenix
Freeport-McMoRan Foundation
LEGO Foundation
Maricopa County Human Services Department
Virginia G. Piper Charitable Trust

Benefactor ($50,000–$99,999)
The Boeing Company
Dorrance Family Foundation
Fiesta Bowl Charities
Flinn Foundation
Ford Motor Company Fund
Gila River Indian Community
Institute of Museum and Library Services
Moreno Family Foundation
Don Nierling Memorial Foundation
Salt River Pima - Maricopa Indian Community
Subaru of America, Inc.

Ambassador ($25,000–$49,999)
Arizona Complete Health
Burton Family Foundation
Helios Education Foundation
Phoenix Office of Arts & Culture
PNC Foundation
Thunderbirds Charities
Two Pups Wellness Fund
U.S. Bank
The Virginia M. Ullman Foundation
Voya Foundation

Leader ($15,000–24,999)
7 X 24 Exchange/ WiMCO
Arizona Community Foundation
ASTC/Voya STEM Futures
Herbert H. and Barbara C. Dow Foundation
JPMorgan Chase
Kinder Morgan Foundation
Victor W. Kramer Charitable Trust
Leap into Science
Northrop Grumman

Scientist ($10,000–$14,999)
American Express
Arizona Cardinals
Arizona Diamondbacks Foundation
The Arizona Republic/azcentral’s Season
for Sharing
Arizona Technology Council Foundation
Broadcom Foundation
Burns & McDonnell Foundation
Ernst & Young LLP
Alberta B. Farrington Foundation
GSK Science in the Summer
Home Builders Association of Central Arizona
Junior League of Phoenix
KLA Foundation
M Culinary Concepts
Pivotal Foundation
WebPT/WebPT Foundation

Innovator ($5,000–$9,999)
3-G Construction
Applied Materials Foundation
Cardinals Charities
Central Arizona Project
City of Phoenix Public Works Dept.
Corning Incorporated Foundation
Cox Charities
Desert Diamond Casinos
DMB Associates, Inc.
Krumwiede Lewis Family Foundation
Lockheed Martin
The Louis Foundation
Southwest Gas
Summer Youth Program Fund
Union Pacific Foundation
U.S. Bank Foundation
The Rob and Melani Walton Sustainability
Solutions Service at Arizona State University
Wells Fargo Foundation

Visionary ($2,500–$4,999)
Charles Schwab Foundation
Cox Charities of Southern Arizona
Executive Council Charities
Grand Canyon University
John F. Long Foundation

Discoverer ($1,500–$2,499)
Acacia Capital Corporation
Arizona Community Foundation of Sedona
Coyote Gasket, LLC
Intel Volunteer Grant Program
Midwestern University
NISE Network