Annual Fund Donors

Discovery Cube salutes our 2016-2017 Annual Fund Donors. Through support of the Annual Fund at any level, donors demonstrate their belief in our Mission to INSPIRE and EDUCATE young minds through engaging science-based programs and exhibits, therefore creating a meaningful IMPACT on the communities we serve.


Orange County Campus

California Gold Level – ($100,000 +)
Mary and Richard Baily
Muzzy Family
Richard and Elizabeth Steele
Sheila and James Peterson
Lu Ann and Yasith Weerasuriya

Platinum Level – ($50,000 – $99,999)
Michelle and David Horowitz
Amy and Steven Litchfield

Gold Level – ($25,000 – $49,999)
Heather and Tony Ferrero
Cathy and Dave Hefler
Karen and Kevin Lawrence
Ginny and Rich Linting
Kelly and James Mazzo
Janet and James “Walkie” Ray
Mishel and Greg Rohl
Chiyo and Stanton Rowe
George Westrom and Family

Silver Level – ($10,000 – $24,999)
Mechelle Lawrence-Adams and Joe Adams
Nina and Jeff Benck
Garrett Q. Bland
Debbie and Dan Bolar
Sandra and Sean Donnelly
Carmela and Benjamin Du
Folino Family Foundation
Dee and Larry Higby
Lance Holman
Mike Joseph
Lynn Hoang and Aaron Khosla
Barbara and Greg MacGillivray
John A. McMahon
Gregory Moore
Pat and Malcolm Niles
Cindy Omiya
Terri and Douglas Pasquale
Andrea and Jeff Reeves
Kaira Sturdivant Rouda and Harley Rouda
Cheryll and Richard Ruszat
Sherry and Michael Schulman
Stephen Scully
Carole and Del Stagg
Tim Sullivan
Matthew H. Taylor
Dennis Trine

Copper Level – ($5,000 – $9,999)
Marta and Raj Bhathal
Darrell Brown
Steve Cameron
Sheila and Timothy Collins
Saxon and Chris Copps
Alice and Michael Flynn
Irma and Rick Goerner
Amber and Matt Henderson
William R. Hollinger
Lauren and Christopher Johnston
Linda and Doug Mayer
Julie and Tom McDorman
Shannin and Paul Pickle
Judith Posnikoff
Teddie Ray
Diana and Jerry Roby
Helene and Kenneth Rohl
Jennifer and Dan Sheridan
Paul Short
Jacques Terblanche
Tracy and Todd Theodora
Jillyn and Ted Verdon
Sheila and Jay Witzling

Nickel Level – ($1,500 – $4,999)
Rebecca and Thomas Anderson
Patricia Bailey
Morgan Barrows and Anthony Pichardo
Julia and Russell Beemer
Karla Kraft and Anderee Berengian
Gary K. Bethke
Jeremy Broderick
Jessica and Todd Crane
Michelle and Tim Dean
Kendra and John Doyel
Susan and Bruce Edwards
Ellen and Michael Fine
Fei and John Fisher
Barbara Foster
Brigitte and Craig Frankel
Elaine and Edward Godlewski
Brie Griset Smith and Peter Smith
Barry Halsted
Jane and Joe Hanauer
Lynn April and Gene Hartline
Heather Harwell
Hac and Tim Henderson
Emily Horowitz and Chatom Arkin
Pam Horowitz and Rolf Uitzetter
Anne E. Hultgren
Connie and Robert Ihrke
Marc Levin
Amy Kavanaugh Mason and Ron Mason
Mary Ann Moss
Carla and Robert Myers
Malcolm and Pat Niles
Mary and Jon Nord
Anne B. Nutt
Bill Nye
Carol and Paul Odett
Debbie and Jim Phillips
Karen and Michael Rhyne
Kay and Stephen Sandland
Philip Sansone
Jill and Mark Skaist
Nancy and Craig Smith
Ana and Harrison Smith
Adina and Josh Stowell
Catherine and Delane Thyen
Lisa and Harvey Triebwasser
Lois and Jack Wareham
Sonnee and Robert Weedn
Kathy and Mike Wheeler

Emerging Innovator Level – ($500 – $1,499)
Sarah and Greg Agee
Doug Ayres
Ellen Bancroft
Nancy Bartelt
Neila and Andrew Bernstein
Kafi and Bob Blumenfield
Judith and Howard Brostoff
Jane and Scott Calder
Bill Cheney
Mark Clemens
Carolyn and Allan David
Daniel J. Dillabough
Jan Dudman
Karla and Jeff Elder
Fei and John Fisher
Amanda Fowler
Cynthia and Michael Furst
Matthew Germann
Wendy Greuel and Dean Schramm
Kenneth Grier
Matthew Hetland
Rhonda and Hal Hurwitz
Virginia and Paul Jernigan
Olivia and Andrew Johnson
Carl Jordan
Jill and Scott Juniper
Clark M. Leonard
Ronald Markham
Aliza and Jay Masserman
Gloria C. Meininger
Haunani Nakabara
Hayley and Michael Palazzola
Linda and Michael Palmer
Lori Quinlan
Aimy and Matt Rehm
Bonnie and David Rofsky
John Russo
Elinor Schmidt
Karyn and William Spear
Suzanne and Ralph Stern
Christina and Robert Stevenson
Michele and Pat Szekel
Anna and Jason Tester
Jack Thomas
Diane and Randy Tribolet
Andrew Tymkiw
Lynn and Deven Upadhyay
Harmony Upton
Emily Vogler and Daniel Flynn
Leslie and Bruce D. White
Lacy and Matthew White
Linda White-Peters and Ross Peters
Rena and John Wolfson
Mirei and Shinobu Yoshida

Cube Ambassador Level – ($300 – $499)
Diane and Husam Balisy
Frank Clarke
Kathleen and Gary Green
Viva Palumbo and Scarlette Almero
Sammi Perez
Karna and Jon Sadayasu
Phil Stephenson
Joyce Yamamoto

Los Angeles Campus

California Gold Level – ($100,000.00 + )
Melanie Coto

Platinum Level – ($50,000.00 +)
Anne and Tim McCallion
Kafi and Bob Blumenfield

Gold Level – ($25,000.00 +)
Pedram Salimpour MD and Dr. Stacy Weiss

Silver Level – ($10,000.00 +)
Felicia and Fidel Collins
Toni and Bruce Corwin
Enrique Gonzalez
Wendy Greuel and Dean Schramm

Copper Level – ($5,000.00 +)
Joe Ahn
Canise and Drew Arredonde
Frank E. Baxter
Kathy Jones Irish
Peter Lowy
Cindy Miscikowski
Nicole and Allan Mutchnik

Nickel Level – ($1,500.00 +)
Susan and Mark Brubaker
Andrea and Kelly Cheeseman
Arpita and Brian Diamond
Brie Griset Smith and Peter Marshall Smith
Jose A. Hernandez
Stephen Kaufman
Elizabeth Naftali
Madeline and Bruce Ramer
Janet and James “Walkie” Ray
Stephanie and Jonathon Wolfson

Emerging Innovator Level – ($500.00 +)
Joe Adams
Mary and Richard Baily
Kathy Bañuelos
Celia Bernstein
Dena Bloom
Drs. Susan and Michael Blumenfield
Andrew Bly
Jennifer and Larry Bond
Gil Crozes
Gail Dash
Lauren F. Ellis
The Fitzgerald Family
Laura Fox
Elizabeth and Glen Friedman
Leslie and Cliff Gilbert-Lurie
Marlene and Marshall Grossman
Jennifer Hirsh
The Kallick Family
Jennifer Landig
Cathy and Mark Louchheim
Capri and Kerman Maddox
Sarah and Peter Mandell
Courtney McIntyre
Trisha Muse and Steve Pangarliotas
Kristine Nishiyama
Cindy Omiya
Noel Pallais
Joseph Pekarovic
Vicki Reynolds and Murray Pepper
Debbie and Jim Phillips
Gary Swaner
David White
Charles C. Woo

Cube Ambassador Level – ($300.00 +)
Brickson Diamond
Horace Heidt
Zohre E. Khadem
Jamie and Chuck Meyer
Thomas Safran
Jackie Weintraub
Suzy Wilson


Orange County Campus

California Gold Level – ($100,000 +)
Anaheim Ducks
Microsemi Corporation
OC Waste & Recycling
Stanbridge University
The Boeing Company
The Hoag Foundation
The Samueli Foundation

Platinum Level – ($50,000 – $99,999)
Alvaka Networks
Bank of America Foundation
Broadcom Foundation
First Foundation Advisors
The Capital Group Companies, Inc
The Roberto Foundation
SchoolsFirst Federal Credit Union
Southern California Edison
Southern California Gas Company
U.S. Bank Foundation

Gold Level – ($25,000 – $49,999)
Argyros Family Foundation
BioNutritional Research Group, Inc.
C.W. Driver
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, LLP
Guardian Storage Centers, LLC
JPMorgan Chase Foundation
Mammoth Mountain
McBeth Foundation
Millennium Reinforcing, Inc.
Ralphs Grocery Company
The Horowitz Group
Wells Fargo Foundation

Silver Level – ($10,000 – $24,999)
Allergan, Inc.
Bolar Hirsch & Jennings LLP
Bottle Logic Brewing, LLC
Champion Power Equipment
City of Irvine
Crean Family Foundation
Earth Friendly Products
Edwards Lifesciences Corporation
Employees Community Fund Of Boeing California
Farmers & Merchants Bank
Fidelity Charitable Gift Fund
Henderson Financial Group
Holman Capital Corporation
O.L. Halsell Foundation
Reissa Foundation
Charles & Mildred Schnurmacher Foundation
The Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation
The Joe MacPherson Foundation
Ueberroth Family Foundation
University Montessori School of Irvine
Waste Management
Western Digital Foundation
Winston’s Crown Jewelers

Copper Level – ($5,000 – $9,999)
ActivePDF, Inc.
California Bank & Trust
Corient Capital Partners
Crean Family Foundation
Disneyland Resort
Disney VoluntEARS Community Fund
The Fletcher Jones Foundation
Fluor Foundation
Lantronix Inc
Schwab Charitable Fund
Southern California Edison
SuitePay LLC
Taco Bell Corp.
The DevTo Support Foundation
Townsend Public Affairs, Inc.

Nickel Level – ($1,500 – $4,999)
American Airlines
Hutton Parker Foundation
Jack Scudder Memorial Fund
John Sergio Fisher & Associates, Inc.
Laguna Beach Community Foundation
Newport Pacific Capital Company
Wells Fargo Insurance Services

Emerging Innovator Level – ($500 – $1,499)
Day Construction
Fullmer Concrete Construction
Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A.
Merage Jewish Community Center
Woodward Family Foundation

Los Angeles Campus

California Gold Level – ($100,000.00 +)
Annenberg Foundation
Chevron Corporation
City of Los Angeles
First 5 LA
Southern California Gas Company
The Kings Care Foundation
Los Angeles Department of Water and Power
LA Sanitation

Platinum Level – ($50,000.00 +)
Ahmanson Foundation
The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation
The James Irvine Foundation

Gold Level – ($25,000.00 +)
Anthem Blue Cross
Bank of America Foundation
The Capital Group Companies, Inc
Carol and James Collins Foundation
Pierce Health Solutions
The Walt Disney Company
U.S. Bank Foundation
Wells Fargo Foundation

Silver Level – ($10,000.00 +)
American Airlines
Blueberry Hill Restaurants, Inc.
Brite Ideas
Broadcom Foundation
ECMC Foundation
JPMorgan Chase Foundation
Maurice Amado Foundation
MUFG Union Bank, N.A.
PCS Energy
Southern California Edison

Copper Level – ($5,000.00 +)
Avery Dennison Foundation
California Resources Corporation
Gaspar Insurance Services, Inc.
Harbor Freight Tools
Kaiser Permanente
Liberty Hill Foundation
Padilla for Secretary of State 2018
The Boeing Company
The Johnny Carson Foundation
Weingart Foundation

Nickel Level – ($1,500.00 +)
Aerojet Rocketdyne Foundation
Armstrong Associates
California Community Foundation
California State University, Northridge
Caruso Management Company
City National Bank
County of Los Angeles
David Geffen Foundation
Gear 6 Productions
Goldhirsh Foundation
Kaufman Legal Group
Keyes Automotive Group
Richard J. Riordan Fund
Signature Party Rentals
Sony Pictures Entertainment
The California Endowment
The Coca-Cola Company
The David Bohnett Foundation
TruAmerica Multifamily
Viewpoint School
Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc.
Westfield Malls

*2016-2017 Annual Fund is July 1, 2016 – June 30, 2017. Orange County includes Ocean Quest.