Partners in Learning

Partners in Learning

213-744-2035
partners@californiasciencecenter.org

The Partners in Learning annual giving program helps sustain the hands-on exhibits, programs and operations that make the California Science Center a world-class educational resource and family destination.

Our Partners in Learning enjoy priority access to the Science Center's galleries and special exhibitions, exclusive invitations to memorable events and programs, plus a host of other privileges and benefits to share with loved ones or colleagues—giving you a unique connection to the California Science Center.

The California Science Center Foundation is pleased to gratefully recognize our generous Partners in Learning annual donors

Become a

$1,500 Partner

View of Lorsch Pavilion Aerial Sculpture from below
Explore the $1,500 Partner benefits View Details
  • 20 IMAX tickets
  • 12 Attraction passes for Ecology Cliff Climb and High Wire Bicycle (please note that the High Wire Bicycle and Ecology Cliff Climb remain closed due to COVID-19 restrictions)
  • Complimentary year-round parking
  • Exclusive invitations to special events, programs, IMAX viewings and exhibitions
  • Recognition on the annual donor wall, website and Members Calendar
  • $1,330 tax deductible

 

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Become a

$2,500 Partner

Diver and leopard shark swimming inside the Kelp Tank
Image attribution
Nathan Alexander
Explore the $2,500 Partner benefits View Details
  • 25 IMAX tickets
  • 12 Attraction passes for Ecology Cliff Climb and High Wire Bicycle (please note that the High Wire Bicycle and Ecology Cliff Climb remain closed due to COVID-19 restrictions)
  • 1 selection from the Partner Privileges
  • 10% discount on Science Center facilities for 1 private event
  • Complimentary year-round parking
  • Exclusive invitations to special events, programs, IMAX viewings and exhibitions
  • Recognition on the annual donor wall, website and Members Calendar
  • $2,296 tax deductible

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Become a

$5,000 Partner

Image Taken by Hubble Space Telescope in IMAX movie Hubble
Image attribution
© 2010 Warner Bros. Courtesy of NASA, ESA, M.Robberto (Space Telescope Science Institute/ESA) and the Hubble Space Telescope Orion Treasury Project Team
Explore the $5,000 Partner benefits View Details
  • 35 IMAX tickets
  • 16 Attraction passes for Ecology Cliff Climb and High Wire Bicycle (please note that the High Wire Bicycle and Ecology Cliff Climb remain closed due to COVID-19 restrictions)
  • 2 selections from the Partner Privileges
  • 10% discount on Science Center facilities for 2 private events
  • Complimentary year-round parking
  • Exclusive invitations to special events, programs, IMAX viewings and exhibitions
  • Recognition on the annual donor wall, website and Members Calendar
  • $4,716 tax deductible

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Become a

$10,000 Partner

Underneath view of the F-20 Tigershark and Northrop T-38 Talon aircrafts from Edgerton Court
Image attribution
Aurelia D'Amore Photography
Explore the $10,000 Partner benefits View Details
  • 50 IMAX tickets
  • 16 Attraction passes for Ecology Cliff Climb and High Wire Bicycle (please note that the High Wire Bicycle and Ecology Cliff Climb remain closed due to COVID-19 restrictions)
  • 3 selections from the Partner Privileges including access to the expanded Partner Privileges menu
  • 20% discount on Science Center facilities for 2 private events
  • Complimentary year-round parking
  • Exclusive invitations to special events, programs, IMAX viewings and exhibitions
  • Recognition on the annual donor wall, website and Members Calendar
  • $9,613 tax deductible

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Become a

$25,000 Partner

Hubble Space Telescope in IMAX movie Hubble
Image attribution
NASA
Explore the $25,000 Partner benefits View Details
  • 65 IMAX tickets
  • 20 Attraction passes for Ecology Cliff Climb and High Wire Bicycle (please note that the High Wire Bicycle and Ecology Cliff Climb remain closed due to COVID-19 restrictions)
  • 4 selections from the Partner Privileges including access to the expanded Partner Privileges menu
  • 20% discount on Science Center facilities for 3 private events
  • Complimentary year-round parking
  • Exclusive invitations to special events, programs, IMAX viewings and exhibitions
  • Recognition on the annual donor wall, website and Members Calendar
  • $24,500 tax deductible

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Become a

$50,000 Partner

The Science Center's Kelp Forest, with red algae, golden giant kelp and fish
Explore the $50,000 Partner benefits View Details
  • 80 IMAX tickets
  • 24 Attraction passes for Ecology Cliff Climb and High Wire Bicycle (please note that the High Wire Bicycle and Ecology Cliff Climb remain closed due to COVID-19 restrictions)
  • 5 selections from the Partner Privileges including access to the expanded Partner Privileges menu
  • 20% discount on Science Center facilities for 3 private events
  • Complimentary year-round parking
  • Exclusive invitations to special events, programs, IMAX viewings and exhibitions
  • Recognition on the annual donor wall, website and Members Calendar
  • $49,386 tax deductible

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Partner Privileges

Partners in Learning at the $2,500 level and above have access to many more fun and memorable experiences (number of selections based on gift level)

Visitors in the Ecosystems Extreme Zone
Image attribution
Pete Eckert
Partner Privileges (For gifts of $2,500 - $9,999) View Details
  • Expert-led tour of Space Shuttle Endeavour exhibits – a one-of-a kind look at Endeavour with insights from our aerospace experts (max. 10 people; light refreshments included)
  • Expert-led tour of Ecosystems Exhibit Gallery – a behind-the-scenes look at the animals and environments of our Ecosystems exhibits with insights from our ecology experts (max. 10 people; light refreshments included)
  • Big Lab Field Trip – from making ooey-gooey slime to building and testing roller coasters, a Big Lab Field Trip features unique K-8th grade science activities to spark creativity and investigation skills (max. 25 children; based on in-person availability; transportation not included; can be donated to an underserved school on your behalf) 
  • Virtual Field Trip – inspire students’ curiosity with a live, interactive online program bringing the Science Center’s unique exhibits, hands-on activities and skilled educators to your K-5th grade classroom or learning environment (max. 32 children; based on availability; can be donated to an underserved school on your behalf)
Expanded Partner Privileges (For gifts of $10,000 and above) View Details
  • Family Science Night – gather your children's classmates and their families together for a fun night of science! In this virtual or in-person event, families participate in fun and fantastic hands-on scientific investigations (max. 120 participants; based on availability; distance limitations apply; can be donated to an underserved school on your behalf)
  • Use of the Trustee Room as a meeting space – with a Science Center briefing or tour of your choice (max. 20 adults; for use during weekday business hours only)*

*Please note, accepting this benefit will affect the tax deductibility of your gift.