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Partners & Supporters

Through significant contributions, Griffith Observatory Foundation partners support many of the programs and resources available at Griffith Observatory. For more information on how to become a partner, please contact us by emailing or call (213) 473-0879.

Thank you to all of our partners for building a foundation for the future!

Sustaining - $1,000,000 and Above - Lifetime Giving

The Ahmanson Foundation The Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Oschin Family Foundation
State of California The Ralph M. Parsons Foundation
Ben B. and Joyce E. Eisenberg Foundation The Rose Hills Foundation
W.M. Keck Foundation United States Air Force
City of Los Angeles Weingart Foundation
County of Los Angeles L.K. Whittier Foundation
National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Annual Giving

$50,000 and Above - Annual Giving

The Ahmanson Foundation NBCUniversal
The Boeing Company Orr Family Foundation
Ben B. and Joyce E. Eisenberg Foundation The Ralph M. Parsons Foundation
Getty Foundation Windsong Trust

$25,000 and Above - Annual Giving Services LLC Jess and Palma Morgan Foundation
Capital Group Nesbitt Foundation
Carl W. Johnson Foundation XPRIZE Foundation
MUFG Union Bank Foundation

$10,000 and Above - Annual Giving

Maurice Amado Foundation Steinmetz Foundation
BCM Foundation Teshinsky Family Foundation
The Conrad Schlum Charitable Trust Vanguard Charitable Foundation
Salter Family Charitable Foundation

$5,000 and Above - Annual Giving

California Community Foundation Rotary Club of Beverly Hills
Ella Fitzgerald Charitable Foundation Wells Fargo Bank
The Milano Foundation

Vanguard Society Partners

The Vanguard Society is dedicated to supporting special projects and played a key role in the development of our new planetarium show, Signs of Life. Thank you to all of our Vanguard Society members!

Nancy Clark Arthur Levine
Barry and Irena Gernstein Scott and Valerie Milano
Libby Ghekiere Dana Noble
Anita Goswami and Tom Wilson Kevin Randolph and Oscar Arroyo
Ms. Kathy A. Henkel Mr. Michael Salter
Laura and Les Landau Adam Teshinsky
Dr. and Mrs. Hongpyo H. Lee Doug and Sue Upshaw

Griffith Observatory Director Roundtable - Lifetime Giving

Mrs. Susan Bay Nimoy Mrs. Lois Gunther
Ms. Linda Duttenhaver Mr. Morton La Kretz
Lorraine and Jerry Factor Ms. La Kretz-Blume
David Gold and Caryn Espo Mrs. Lynda Oschin
Mrs. Suzanne Gottlieb Mr. and Mrs. Wilder

Vega Members

Agnes Ambrus Carol Muchin
Michele and Travis Beacham Thomas Neff and Lyndon Haviland
Jojo Cheung Dana Noble
Christopher Conrad Robinson O’Brien-Bours
Barry and Irena Gernstein Patricia Price
Libby Ghekiere Rohit Rai
Marcus Gill and Cassandra Clark Madeline and Bruce Ramer
Anita Goswami and Tom Wilson Kevin Randolph and Oscar Arroyo
Ms. Kathy A. Henkel Samuel Rodriguez and Amy Limas
Sean Johnston and Brad Parberry Jared Ruga
Laura and Les Landau Mr. Michael Salter
Dr. and Mrs. Hongpyo H. Lee Barbara Sanborn
Janet Levy and Michael Ross Joan Seidel
James Lintott and May Liang Keith and Cecilia Terasaki
Ms. Janet E. Marott Adam Teshinsky
Scott and Valerie Milano Doug and Sue Upshaw

Arcturus Members

Mr. and Mrs. Martin Bell Peter Jensen and Mary McGovern
David and Amber Bendrihem Louis Kwong and Charles Kwong
Don and Judy Bogart Joan and James Lindsey
Juan Capdet III Ronald and Gianna Lozano
Kristin Chambers and John Borneman Sally McDonald and Hope Harmel Smith
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Gold Bill Nye
Elaine and Alan Greengard Mrs. and Mr. Suzanne Reinhardt
Jacqueline Gutierrez and Francisco Flores Robert Rosenberg
Van Hohman and Susan Goldsmith Julie Shaperman
Ellen Hollander and A Hollander-Urbach Roy and Ana Williams
Jeffrey Horn and Laurie Zaks

Rigel Members

Mitchell Aasted and Saul Aguayo Sofia Matta
Cindy Abrams Lillian McCain
Patricia Baird and J.D. Herron Therese Menard
Michael and Bridget Beckage Joseph Miano and Xiaoochun Long
Ann Marie Bedtke and Marc Moraes Steve and Jenny Mizusawa
Greg Breen and Cindy Quane Diane Murphy
Jeffrey Brooks and Dee Yarnall Douglas and Hannah Murphy
Gaspare Brugnano Anthony Narvaez
Kirsten Caufield and Nelson Vercher Chris Pahl
Rosanne and Kyra Covy Pauline Parry
Jamie Diaz Steven Partida
Eric Doran and Veena Padmanabhan Gerald Perezchica
Douglas Edwards George A. Ponce
Sandra and Howard Einberg David Press
Zane Enright and Amber Drake Richard Rivera and Nestor Gonzalez
Michael Ermer Leigh Roberts
Jody Gerstner and Nancy Frost Eleanor Ross and John Shaughnessy
Valerie Anne Giscard Destaing Kim and Sandra L Rowlett
Ken Goto Edward Sachtleben
Nicole and Alvaro Gutierrez Mr Hayel Salha
Salvador and Adriana Gutierrez Dr. and Dr. Daniel W. Schaefer
Elizabeth Hernandez and Julian Aranda Kevin Simpson
Delphine and Tree Hirsh Jonathan Singerman
Devin Homsey and Doug Roj Roy Sykes
Mr. and Mrs. Philip R. Homsey II Lauren Taiclet and Avery Herzog
Mark L. Hummer Laney G. Techentin
Patricia Kao and Richard Benoit Patrisha Thomson
Barbara and Anthony Keyser Gene and Janet Torncello
Daniel and Ann Kim Heather and Taji Torrilhon
Ryan Koppelman and Susana Benavidez Dr. Richard Ulene
Chris Laib and Lon Wahlstrom Jay and Krishna Varanasi
Cynthia and Austin Levenson Rupert and Kristen Watson
Joe and Sally Loevner Leslie and Ania Zador
Gregory Mahoney