Corporate Sponsorship

Sponsoring an exhibition, event or program at Discovery Center Museum helps us present quality exhibits and educational programming to the Rockford region. Admission and annual gifts only begin to provide the needed support to continue offering the outstanding exhibits, events and programs that have made Discovery Center Museum one of the most highly rated children’s museums in the country.

Sponsorships provide your company with positive public recognition and promotional benefits. Volunteer opportunities also exist for your employees to assist us with our many educational programs or events.

Possible sponsorship opportunities at Discovery Center Museum:

  • New Permanent Exhibits
  • National Traveling Exhibits
  • Family Fun Day Events
  • Special Performance Events
  • Field Trips for School Children
  • Youth Volunteer Program
  • Summer Camps
  • Science Clubs
  • Art Studio Projects
  • Adults Only Event

For details on these and other sponsorship opportunities contact our Director of Development, Sara McKevitt, at 815-972-2834 or saram@discoverycentermuseum.org.

We would like to thank our current Corporate Supporters

A & P Grain Systems

Advanced Machine & Engineering Co

Alpine Bank

AmazonSmile Foundation

Aqua Aerobic Systems

ASTC

Astro-Physics

Barnes & Noble

Bergstrom

Blazer Foundation

Blazer Foundation of Rockford

BlueScope Foundation North America

Casler Foundation

Chartwell Agency

City of Rockford

Comcast

ComEd, An Exelon Company

Community Foundation of Northern Illinois

Coyle-Kiley Insurance Agency, Inc.

Danfoss

DBS Accounting & Management Services

Dr. Louis & Violet Rubin Fund of the Community Foundation of Northern Illinois

Edwards Apple Orchard

First Benefits Group

Gloyd Family Foundation

Greenlee Textron

HMC Products

HolmstromKennedy

Illinois Arts Council

Illinois Bank & Trust

Illinois Society of Professional Engineers

Illinois Space Grant Consortium

J. C. Penney Co., Inc.

Kjellstrom Family Foundation

Kohls

Lowe’s Distribution Center

McClellan Blakemore Architects

Meijer

Mercyhealth

Morgan Stanley

NASA Out of School Learning

Nicor

Northwest Bank

Northwest Illinois County Farm Bureaus

OSF College of Nursing

OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center

PNC Foundation

Powmet

Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren

Rock Road Companies

Rock Valley Credit Union

Rockford Area Convention & Visitors Bureau

Rockford Bank & Trust

Rockford Cosmopolitan Charities

Rockford ProAm

Savant Capital Mangement Charitable Fund of the Community Foundation of Northern Illinois

Schnucks

Sjostrom & Sons

SwedishAmerican Health System

TAC Rockford

The Institute of Electrical and  Electronics  Engineers

Thermo Fisher Scientific

Thermo Fisher Scientific Employee Matching Program

Thrivent Financial for Lutherans' Thrivent Choice

United Way

US Bank Foundation

UTC Aerospace Systems

Viking Chemical Company

Wheels by R.T.

Williams-Manny, Inc.

WilliamsMcCarthy

Woodman's

Woodward Foundation

Thank you to all organizations that supported us in 2015

A&P Grain Systems, Inc.
Advanced Machine & Engineering Co
Alpine Bank
AmazonSmile Foundation
Aqua-Aerobic Systems, Inc.
Associated Bank
Ben Harding Family Foundation
Bergstrom Manufacturing Co.
Blazer Foundation of Rockford
BlueScope Foundation North America
BMO Harris Bank
Casler Foundation
Chartwell Agency
Cincinnati Tool Steel Co.
City of Rockford
CLARCOR Foundation
Corkill Insurance Agency, Inc.
Dean Alan Olson Foundation
Dr. Louis and Violet Rubin Fund of the Community Foundation of Northern Illinois
Dr. Scholl Foundation
Delta Kappa Gamma Society Intl. - Beta Gamma Chapter
Entre Computer Solutions
Exelon Foundation
First Benefits Group
General Mills Foundation
Gloyd Family Foundation
Greater Rockford Veterinary Medical Association
Greenlee Textron
HMC Products
Holmstrom & Kennedy, P.C.
Illinois Arts Council
Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity
Illinois Department of Natural Resources
Illinois Society of Professional Engineers
Illinois Space Grant Consortium
Kiwanis Club of Rockford
KMK Media Group
Kohl’s Department Stores
Landstar
Macy’s Foundation
Meijer's
NISE Network
Northern Illinois Building Contractors Association
NorthPointe Health & Wellness Campus in Roscoe
OSF College of Nursing
OSF Health Care
Papa John’s Pizza
Pepsi Cola Bottling Co. of Rockford
Powmet, Inc.
Ralph J. Baudhuin Foundation
Rj Link International, Inc.
Rockford Area Arts Council
Rockford Cosmopolitan Charities
Rockford Park District
Savant Capital Management Charitable Fund of the Community Foundation
Scnucks E Scrip
Sjostrom & Sons Foundation, Inc.
Smith Charitable Foundation
Specialty Screw Corporation
SwedishAmerican Health System
TAC Rockford
Thermo Fisher Scientific
Thrivent Financial for Lutherans' Thrivent Choice
TRUist
United Way of Rock River Valley
UTC Aerospace Systems
Viking Chemical Company
Wheels by R.T.
Williams-Manny Charitable Trust
Williams-Manny, Inc.
WilliamsMcCarthy LLP
Winnebago County Health Department
Women of Today’s Manufacturing
Woodman’s Markets