Partners in Learning Donors

The California Science Center is a partnership between the State of California and the not-for-profit California Science Center Foundation. The Foundation extends heartfelt appreciation to the following annual donors whose generous support during the period July 1, 2014 – June 30, 2015 helps sustain our hands-on exhibits, programs and operations that make the Science Center a world-class resource and family destination.


Sheila Gold Foundation

Northrop Grumman Corporation

$50,000 – $99,999

Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation

State of California Natural Resources Agency, Prop. 84

Chevron Corporation

Diane and Guilford Glazer Fund

Madelyn and Jerald Jackrel

Karin L. Larson

The Robert and Lisa Margolis Family Foundation

THE MUSES of the California Science Center Foundation

2 Anonymous Donors

$25,000 – $49,999

AEGON Transamerica Foundation

Herta Amir and Paul Amir Foundation

Bank of America

Stanley and Joyce Black Family Foundation

The Capital Group Companies Charitable Foundation

Joseph Drown Foundation

Irwin S. Field

Cindy Lee and John Smet

County of Los Angeles Board of Supervisors

The Musk Charitable Fund

National Aeronautics and Space Administration – Ascent to Orbit

Gary Saltz Foundation, Inc.

Southern California Gas Company

Darrold P. Stogsdill Trust

Teichman Family Charitable Foundation

Max Webb Foundation

Barry and Mireille Wolfe

$15,000 – $24,999

The Annenberg Foundation

The Boeing Company

Warren and Katherine Coopersmith Foundation

The Walt Disney Company

Ibrahim El-Hefni Technical Training Foundation

Fred L. Hartley Family Foundation

Consulate General of Israel, Los Angeles

The Ralph M. Parsons Foundation

Miriam and Isaac Shepher

WHH Foundation

$10,000 – $14,999

Accenture, LLP

Betty B. Anderson

Automobile Club of Southern California

Avery and Andrew Barth

Milo W. Bekins Foundation

Peter and Helen Bing

Biola University

Kent Caldwell-Meeks, Wells Fargo Bank - Wealth Management

California Baptist University

City National Bank

Confidence Foundation

Cabot H. Connery

Carl Daikeler

John DeSimone

Kathleen M. Duncan

Edison International

Marianna and David Fisher

Robert T. (Tom) and Judy Flesh

Alan and Jean Fohrer

Robert and Susan Frazier

The Gee Family

Gilead Sciences, Inc.

Joe Gold

Barbara B. Henderson

Jewish Community Foundation of Los Angeles

Helen and Kenneth Kleinberg

Samuel S. Lee

Leonetti/O'Connell Family Foundation

The Robert H. Lorsch Foundation

Paula Madison

Ken and Hollie McBride

Martin and Donna Melone

Jessica and Marc Mitchell

Morgan Stanley Foundation

National Science Foundation – Children Investigating Science with Parents Afterschool (CHISPA)

Jim and Tara Negus

Dick and Chris Newman

Nanci E. Nishimura, Cotchett, Pitre & McCarthy LLP

Parsons Corporation

Gregory and Louise Probert


Gayle and Ed Roski

Andrew and Dina Sale

Shultz Steel Co.

Elizabeth Stephenson

Time Warner Cable


Watson Land Company

Nadine Watt

$5,000 – $9,999

Rob and Joan Blackman

Employees Community Fund of Boeing California

George and Gloria Deukmejian

Sue and Allan Frew

Matt and Susan Grossman

Hitachi Southern California Regional Community Action Committee

Delores Shine Kerr, Mentors for Youth and Adults Worldwide

Dr. and Mrs. Fu-Kuen Lin

Bowen H. and Janice Arthur McCoy Charitable Foundation

Pipkin Charitable Foundation

Keith W. Renken

Susan and Don Schwarz

Derek Smith and Family

John and Donna Sussman

UniHealth Foundation

Union Pacific Foundation

Sue and Doug Upshaw

Ann Marie and Jack C. Wilder

$2,500 – $4,999

Alan N. Berro

Scott and Kathy Cunningham

Nancy, Patrick and Claire Dennis

Jeffrey and Mary Eckardt

Jason and Lois Frand

Girardi Keese

Goldman Sachs

John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation

Bay Grabowski

Havasi Wilderness Foundation

Christine and Curt Hessler

Mr. and Mrs. William B. Lucas

Renee and Meyer Luskin

Rob and Christie Martin

Bob and Tracy Palermini

Reynolds Family Foundation

Robert P. Rosenberg

See’s Candies, Inc.

Sidney Stern Memorial Trust

Trigger Global

Jacque Lyne Wallace

Weingart Foundation

$1,500 – $2,499

Joann and Stan Benson

Greg Boreham and Nancy Fairchild

Bruce Corbin

Richard Dotts

Marvin and Simona Elkin

Richard and Eileen Garson

Carl D. Jacobs

The Kartsonis / Stevens Families

Jenny Koo and Family

Robert B. Malouf

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s National Marine Fisheries Service

Joyce and David Primes

Steven and Sandra Selcer

Thomas E. Smith

Audri and Stanley Tendler

Alan Van Vliet

Jim and Gail Vernon

Mr. and Mrs. Paul D. Werts

Bettie J. Woods

1 Anonymous Donor

Lifetime Partners in Learning

John and Donna Sussman