Frost Science gratefully acknowledges the generous contributions of its supporters for the new museum campaign.

Our deepest thanks to our lead supporters, the Building Better Communities Bond Program and the Mayor and Board of County Commissioners of Miami-Dade County, Patricia and Phillip Frost, and The City of Miami.

Frost Science recognizes and thanks its academic partners, the Smithsonian Institution (as a Smithsonian Affiliate), Florida International University, University of Miami and the Harvard–Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics.

Lead Donors

The Building Better Communities Bond Program and the Mayor and Board of County Commissioners of Miami-Dade County

Patricia and Phillip Frost

The City of Miami


John S. and James L. Knight Foundation

The Batchelor Foundation, Inc.


Baptist Health South Florida

The Hsiao Family

Trish and Dan Bell

Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs

National Science Foundation

United States Department of Education


Annenberg Challenge


Christine Allen

Badia Spices

Paula and Robert W. Brockway

Maurice Ferre, CAMI Foundation

Pascale and Theodore Caplow

Swanee and Paul J. DiMare

Florida Department of Education

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

National Institutes of Health

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

NextEra Energy Foundation

Museum Patrons

Maria and David Schwedel

Mary M. And Sash A. Spencer

State of Florida Division of Cultural Affairs

The Jack Taylor Family Foundation

United States Department of Energy

Whole New World Foundation, Inc.

William R. Kenan, Jr Charitable Trust


AT&T Foundation

Bank of America

Shelly and Marko Dimitrijevic

Joseph L. Falk

Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services, Inc.

*R. Kirk Landon
Pamela J. Garrison

Nancy Thornton Hector
*Robert Hector

Richard LeFrak

Metlife Foundation

University of Miami

White & Case LLP



Carol and Victor M. Alvarez

Bill Ussery Motors Group Inc.

Florida Power and Light

Florida Blue

Carnival Corporation

Dell, Inc.

Dunspaugh-Dalton Foundation

Institute of Museum and Library Services


JP Morgan Chase and Co.

The Museum Guild

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Amanda and Jorge L. Rodriguez

The William J. and Tina Rosenberg Foundation

Ryder Charitable Foundation

Toyota USA Foundation

Wells Fargo Foundation


A.D. Henderson Foundation

Bennett and Gereldine Lebow Foundation

Best Buy

Betsy & Michael Brauser Charitable Family Foundation, Inc.

Brenda Nestor Castellano

The Children’s Trust

City National Bank of Florida

Clarence and Anne Dillon Dunwalke Trust

Fidelity Foundation

Linda S. and David F. Frankel

Florette and Saul Gilinski

Grant Thornton LLP

The Halpryn Family Foundation, Inc.

Barbara H. Havenick, Isabelle Amdur, Fort Greyhound Track, Flagler Greyhound Track and Magic City Casino

Innova Risk Management

Kos Pharmaceuticals Inc.

Susan and Richard Lampen

Lorber Charitable Fund

Microsoft Foundation

Jonathan Nadler

New York Community Trust Hoch Fund

Northern Trust Bank

Peacock Foundation

Publix Supermarkets Charities, Inc.

Victor Posner Foundation, Inc.

Sheila and Walter L. Revell

Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines

Jean Ellen Du Pont Shehan*

Clinton and Claudia Silverman

Jacqueline M. Simkin

Suffolk Construction Co., Inc.

Albert L. Weintraub



2012 Tampa Bay Host Committee, Inc.

Akerman LLP

Julee and Sergio Akselrad

American Express Company

Azamara Club Cruises

Bacardi, USA

Beckman Coulter

Estate of Martha Lou Bradley

Betty Madigan Brandt

Broadspan Capital LLC

Ramona and Aldo Busot

Clear Channel Communications

Debbie and Timothy Lamacchia

Alicia C. and Alberto Lamadrid

Farrell Family Foundation

Patricia and Leonard Fluxman

Ileana Bravo-Gordon and Eugene C. Gordon

Lauren and Taffy Gould

Green Family Foundation

Greenberg Traurig LLP

Grimshaw Architects

IBM Corporation

Jerome Yavitz Charitable Foundation

The Ethel and W. George Kennedy Family Foundation

Lynn and Richard Landy

Dr. John T. Macdonald Foundation, Inc.

The Miami Foundation

Miami Herald

Jennifer and Gabriel Montoya

Noven Pharmaceuticals

Ocean Bank

Ocean Foundation

Patrons of The Museum of Science

Pfleger Financial Group Inc.

Jeanie and Jack Pfleger

Sabadell Bank

Skanska USA Building, Inc.

The Slater Family

Electra and Peter Spillis

State Farm

Steiner Leisure Ltd.

Gillian and Rhys Thomas


Louise Valdes-Fauli

Susie and Walid G. Wahab

West Flagler Associates Ltd.