Donor Listing

The New Children’s Museum is grateful to our many donors whose critical support has made The New Children’s Museum an important and valued community resource. Together, we are inspiring creativity and imagination in San Diego’s children, enabling them to think, play and create with art.

If you are interested in becoming a donor and providing your support, please contact philanthropy@thinkplaycreate.org.

$50,000+

Albatross Foundation
Brutten Family Foundation
California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services
City of San Diego
Lynn Gorguze and Hon. Scott Peters
Institute of Museum and Library Services
The Rosso Family Foundation
US Small Business Administration

$25,000+

California Office of the Small Business Advocate
Dr. Seuss Fund 2 at San Diego Foundation*
Epstein Family Foundation
Samuel H. and Katherine Weaver French Fund
National Endowment for the Arts
Maryanne and Irwin Pfister
The Conrad Prebys Foundation
San Diego Foundation
U.S. Bank

$15,000+

Charles and Ruth Billingsley Foundation
California Arts Council
California Humanities
Cox Communications
Lee Deshong
Kurt and Jennifer Eve
Merrilee and Mike Neal
Pamela and Charlie Pendrell
The Rice Family Foundation
Asako and Chris Russo
San Diego Gas & Electric

$10,000+

County of San Diego
Stephanie and Michael Epstein
First 5 San Diego
Tonya and Greg Gossard
Hervey Family Fund at San Diego Foundation*
The Joseph W. and Ingrid Hibben Advised Fund
Debby and Hal Jacobs
Joan and Irwin Jacobs**
Lockheed Martin Corporation
Wendi and Neil McKenna
National Endowment for the Humanities
Qualcomm
Ellen Browning Scripps Foundation
Seth Sprague Educational and Charitable Foundation
Solar Turbines

$5,000+

Dee Ann and Michael Canepa
David C. Copley Foundation
Sarah and Chris Everist
Rebecca and John Gennaro
Edwardo and Taryn Gillison
Dawn and Milton Gilman
Hahn Loeser & Parks LLP
Kelly and Darren Halm
Kaiser Permanente
Kerr Family Foundation
Nordson Corporation Foundation
Victoria and Steve Ortiz
Pacific Life Foundation
Allison and Robert Price Family Foundation
Professional Maintenance Systems
ResMed Foundation
Monique Rodriguez and Greg Richardson
San Diego Padres
Mandell Weiss Charitable Trust
Cristina and Tony Yahyai

$2,500+

Joanna Adamczak and Robert Marasco
Samuel I. & John Henry Fox Foundation
Keith Gates
Nicole Gates
General Atomics Sciences Education Foundation
Pamela and Daniel Loch
Laurie Mitchell and Brent Woods
Nicole Peck Pugh and Matt Pugh
Alexandra Sartor and Steven Malk
Kim and Keith Shores
Jennifer and Reed Vickerman
Elizabeth Yang-Hellewell

$1,000+

Candi and Ed Abeyta
BAE Systems
Lisa Betyar and Karl Walter
Rebecca and James Brewer
Mary Corson
April and Brent Douglas
Arthur and Pamela Finkle
Lynda Forsha and Robert Blanchard
Maria Fox and K. David Nokes
J. Theo Gianulis II
Madeleine Grynstein and Thomas Shapiro
Stefan and Catherine Gustafson
Rita Haudenschild and Skyler Nelson
Robert and Connie Jakubowski
Sherri Jurgens and Michael Ross
Ranelle and Robert Kain
Alexandra Krichevsky and Jonathan Graff
Maktive Event Productions
Patricia and David Marino
Jamie and Brian McCarthy
Mutual of America
Network For Good
Erica and Keith Opstad
Caroline Perry and Adam Ith
Karla J. Pinckes
Arthur P. and Jeanette G. Pratt Memorial Fund
Lauren Robertson
Judith Sedler
Tina and William Shen
Fern Steiner
Natalie and Grant Webster
Fernanda Whitworth

$500+

Tiffany Archer and Gary Koerper
Lauren Beaudry
Arianne and Massimo Bettazzi
Cristy Boisvert and Cheng Wang
Julie and George Bronstein
Community Service Association of SDUSD
Jay Cutler
Danielle Fahy
Gaela Fernandez Florin and Cyrl Florin
Uriel Grezemkovsky and Perry Kirkland
Grubb and Nadler
Kathleen Hallahan and Robert Quigley
Chad P. Hoxie
Yeshe Jackson and Elizabeth Spencer
Jimbo’s…Naturally
James Kaplan
Pamela and Paul Kelly
Joshua Lary
Ken D. Little
Anne and John Matich
Mark Mertens
Mission Federal Credit Union
Rebecca and Eugene Mitchell
Danielle Moore
Jessica and Nicholas Perry
Paul Predki
Paula and Neal Rockwood
Sempra Energy
Barry Shillito
Lynn and Kenneth Stimeling
Jaclyn Stiles Trout and Brodie Trout
Jackie and Brian VanHatten
Jason Whooper

$250+

Amazon Smile Foundation
Amee Alagiri
Nishesh Bakshi and Rashmi Srivastava
Caterpillar Foundation
John R Clifford
Suzanne Cohen and William Kimbrough
Paul and Mimi Extance
Derek Floyd
Katherine Fortier
Bill Galore
Judy and Dennis Hawkins
Helen and Webster Kinnaird
Ted Liu
Gina and Casey Mangine
Victoria McKellips
Sarah and Gerald McMurray
Katie Molloy and Jeffrey Dracup
Cassie and David Norton
Rachel and Robert Perlmutter
Ellen Peters
Nikale Pierce
Victoria and Thomas Reed
Gail Robinson
Leah Rosenthal
Marie and Todd Ruth
Alexandra Shanley
Victor Siordia
Mary and Lawrence Taylor
Michelle and Ian Terry
Alissa Thompson and Ryan Johnston
Perry L. Vasquez
Trina and Gregory Wiener
Elena and Robert Wilcox
Amy Zier

$100+

Maricela Alberto
Barbara and Brock Allen
Jennifer and Tor Amble
Nancy and Donald Bainum
Lynn Basquez
Ali and Adam Blake
Allison Boles
Catherine Campbell-Orrock
Kathleen and Brian Daugherty
Whitney Egan
Claudia Ehrlich
Farkouh & Weart Family Charitable Giving Fund
Beverly and Joseph Fremont
Lauren Hartz and Ryan Bresnahan
Brian Hill
Paul Huges
Ann and James Kana
Gerald Kewish
Sheila Krishna and Sandip Patel
Elena Liu
Jamie Lukos
Julie and Noel Magee
Arlene Matthews
Valeria Mendez and Alfredo Contreras
Gabriella Nana and Gregg Stavros, Jr.
Everliza Nesland
Felicia and Peter O’Sullivan
Rachel Provisor-Douglas
Jane Rand
Rachel Schindler
Briana and Max Senescall
Kirsten and Phil Senescall
Anne and Ron Simon
Tracie Stender
Gail and Jerry Thompson
Gray Uhl
Jenna and Aaron Unis
Linda and Victor Valadez
Sharon and George Vanderheiden
Ana and Stan West
Elizabeth and Craig Winters
Raisa Yagudayeva and Christopher Djiounas

Includes donations between January 1, 2021 – December 31, 2021
Includes in Kind

We gratefully acknowledge individual gifts of $1,000 or more as members of the Rain House Circle.

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Museum Closure

The downtown Museum is closed Oct. 4-7 due to a special event.