Archive for the ‘Major Gifts’ Category

Museum Receives $1 Million Gift from Dr. Ted Caplow

Posted on December 11th, 2014

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By: MiaSci

The Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science has been gifted $1 million from Dr. Ted Caplow, CEO of Caplow Applied Science (CappSci), to support the Innovation Center, currently under construction as part of the new museum facility at Museum Park. Dr. Caplow’s gift serves as the first for the Museum’s Innovation Center, the five-floor […]

Baptist Health South Florida Partners with The Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science

Posted on November 4th, 2014

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The Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science is proud to announce a $5 million gift from Baptist Health South Florida for the newly named Baptist Health People & Science Gallery, in addition to educational health and wellness programming that will be offered in that exhibit space. The Gallery will encompass a 9,000-square-foot space on the main plaza […]

Galaxy Gala and Big Bang 2014

Posted on April 1st, 2014

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By: MiaSci

Building a new museum facility that will become a cultural icon of a vibrant city is by nature a team effort of Museum staff and community support. The Museum’s annual Galaxy Gala and Big Bang event is the showpiece of this team effort, as proceeds from the event support the Museum’s new state-of-the-art facility currently […]

Miami Science Museum’s Galaxy Gala & Big Bang Events Were an “Out of This World” Experience

Posted on February 27th, 2012

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A record-breaking 800 of Miami’s science-savvy socialites gathered in support of the Miami Science Museum’s annual Galaxy Gala & Big Bang events on Saturday, February 18th, to kickoff a weeklong celebration of groundbreaking festivities for the new waterfront museum project.  The museum’s signature events, held at the JW Marriott Marquis & Hotel Beaux Arts in […]

MIAMI SCIENCE MUSEUM RECEIVES $10 MILLION FROM KNIGHT FOUNDATION FOR NEW BUILDING IN DOWNTOWN MIAMI

Posted on January 4th, 2012

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New Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science will Engage the Community in Science and Strengthen Local Cultural Complex; Groundbreaking Set for February 24th MIAMI, FLA. – January 4, 2012 – The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation has committed a challenge grant of $10 million to the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of […]

Frosts give $35 million to Miami Science Museum’s new site – The Miami Herald

Posted on March 28th, 2011

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PHILANTHROPY Philanthropists Patricia and Phillip Frost pledged $35 million to the Miami Science Museum’s new home, putting the long-planned project on a fast track to completion. BY ANDRES VIGLUCCI With one of the biggest gifts ever pledged to a South Florida cultural institution, a prominent Miami philanthropic couple has given a rocket boost to the […]