Discovery Science Center is an independent, nonprofit organization supported by individuals like you, as well as corporations, foundations and government agencies.

Science, technology, engineering and mathematics education is increasingly important to our competitiveness as a nation in the 21st century global community. Discovery Science Center’s educational goals “fill the gap” with its focus on hands-on interactive science learning opportunities. Our mission is to provide a wide range of programs and exhibits—directed at students as well as teachers— to ensure scientific literacy and global competitiveness.

Did You Know?

  • Our 59,000 sq. ft. facility features over 120 interactive traveling and permanent exhibits
  • Over 70,000 children visit Discovery Science Center annually on field trips
  • Our Science to Go outreach programs impact 220,000 students in 650 schools in 27 school districts
  • Over 600 teachers participate in our California science content-based professional development programs
  • Over 500,000 visitors come annually to Discovery Science Center!

To learn more about our Educational programs, click here >

Your gifts, regardless of size, help support our programs and exhibits. Your gifts make a difference for science education in our community.

Thank you for your support! Because Science Education Matters.

Making a Gift is Easy

We accept donations in checks, cash, gifts of stock and credit card (Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express). To learn more about making a gift of stock, please call the Development Office at 714. 263.3852.

Your gift should qualify as a charitable deduction. Discovery Science Center is recognized by the IRS and the State of California as a non-profit 501(c)3 organization. Please consult with your tax professional.

To make a gift online, click here >

Want to Pay Over Time?

Gifts over $100 may be split into partial payments. Please call the Development Office at 714. 263.3852.

Double Your Impact with a Matching Gift!

Many companies generously match their employees’ philanthropic contributions. Please check with your employer about its matching gift program. This way, a full or partial match of your donation can immediately increase its value!

What do You Get for Donating?

For starters, you have the satisfaction of knowing you are supporting science education with your membership and contributions! In addition, members and donors receive a wide range of benefits. Please click here for details.

For questions or more information, please call the Development Office at 714.263.3852.

 

Discovery Science Center is recognized by the IRS and the State of California as a non-profit 501(c)3 organization. For more information please contact the Development Office at 714.263.3852.