Discovery Ball Donors


The California Science Center Foundation extends our gratitude to the following individuals, companies and foundations for generously sponsoring tables, providing in-kind donations and discounts on services for the 19th Annual Discovery Ball.

Gold Sponsors - $50,000+

Christopher J. Warmuth*
City National Bank

Trudy Sullivan*

Silver Sponsors - $25,000 to $49,999

Raghu Nanjappa*
@Business, Inc.

Wallis Annenberg*
The Annenberg Foundation

Raul A. Anaya*
Bank of America

Alex J. Rose*
Continental Development Corporation

Scott S. Cunningham*
Edison International

Andrew J. Sale*
Ernst & Young (EY)

Nancy and Pat Dennis*
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

Steve and Lisa Hansen*

John DeSimone*
Herbalife Nutrition

Jeffrey Katzenberg

Robert and Lisa Margolis* Family Foundation

Richard Merkin, M.D.

Pierre P. Habis*
MUFG Union Bank

Art Lofton*
Northrop Grumman Corporation

Hal Snyder*
Southern California Gas Company


The Vein* Family / LATCB

Kent S. Caldwell-Meeks*
Wells Fargo Wealth Management

ZGF Architects LLP

Bronze Sponsors - $10,000 to $24,999

Katie McGrath and J.J. Abrams

Martha Saucedo*  AEG


Betty Boehme Anderson*

N. Matthew Grossman* and 
The Arline and Thomas J. Bannan Foundation

Avery and Andrew Barth*

Janis* and Howard Berman

BNY Mellon

The Boeing Company

Capital Group

Nanci E. Nishimura* 
Cotchett, Pitre & McCarthy LLP

Lynn Williams and Jeff Welch 

Deloitte LLP

Kathleen M. Duncan*

Jean and Al Fohrer*

Mr. and Mrs. Robert L. Frazier III*

Sue and Allan Frew*


Robert L. Gilbert

Goldman Sachs & Co.


Delores* and Ben Oliver Kerr 

Helen and Kenneth Kleinberg*

Jim Negus*

Kira Lorsch* 
The Robert H. Lorsch Foundation

Los Angeles Football Club

Los Angeles Rams

Susan and Steven Lotwin*

MATT Construction

Ken McBride*

Marc and Jessica Mitchell*

Michael and Margo O’Connell*

The Palermo-Ravich Family Foundation / 
Wang* Family

Nora* and Alex Chaves 
Parking Company of America

Charles Harrington* 
Parsons Corporation

PricewaterhouseCoopers LLC

Ronald F. Clark* 
Printco Graphics, Inc.

Irene Romero*

Cindy* and John Smet

Hal* and Liz Snyder

Soto* Family / Tseng* Family

Oñeida Lizárraga

Phil Tseng* 
Tennenbaum Capital Partners, LLC

Torrance Memorial Medical Center

Catherine Collinson* 
Transamerica Institute

University of Southern California

Daniel Hart* 
Virgin Orbit

Robert W. Huston* 
Watson Land Company

Michael J. Casey*
Whittier Trust Company

In-Kind Donors 

City of Los Angeles Department of  
Recreation and Parks

The Debbie Allen Dance Academy

Ninkasi Brewing Company

Office of Exposition Park Management


Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A. 


Airstar America, Inc.

Atomic Rental Solutions

Automation Printing Co.

Ballon Celebrations

Bar One

BJ Linens

CJ Matsumoto & Sons

Classic Parking

Delicate Productions, Inc.

Dulan’s Catering Company

i five design

Images by Lighting

Jordan Music Entertainment

Kensington Caterers, Inc.

Leroy Hamilton/Photography by Hamilton

Lucent Dossier



Nadine Froger Photography

Party Pals

PhotoStamps by


Primo XL

Rrivre Works, Inc.

Snap Yourself!

Town and Country Event Rentals

*Member of the California Science Center Foundation Board of Trustees