Businesses are vital partners in our endeavors. Their contributions help make possible free Aquarium visits for over 80,000 schoolchildren each year, as well as our innovative education programs, new and compelling exhibits and critical conservation research.

Leaders

$25,000 and above

ARAMARK
The Hess Collection Winery
Nancy Eccles and Homer M. Hayward Family Foundation
Service Systems Associates
Union Bank

Benefactors

$10,000–$24,999

The Bank of America Charitable Foundation
Carmel Development Company
Children's Miracle Network/Salinas Valley Memorial Hospital
Cisco Systems, Inc.
Clover Stornetta Farms, Inc.
Earthbound Farm
Estancia Winery
Fry's Electronics
Kaiser Permanente
Kellogg Supply, Inc.
Niman Ranch
Ocean Naturals
Pebble Beach Company Foundation
Peet's Coffee & Tea
Two X Sea
Verlasso
Wells Fargo Bank
Whole Foods Market

Stewards

$5,000–$9,999

Annieglass
Chipotle Mexican Grill
The Dow Chemical Company
Driscoll's
Finch Montgomery Wright LLP
Frank M. Booth, Inc.
InterContinental The Clement Monterey
Mars, Inc.
Ocean's Halo Seaweed Chips
Odwalla
Pacific Gas and Electric Company
Rudolph and Sletten, Inc.
Sierra Nevada Brewing Company

Patrons

$2,500–$4,999

AT&T
Beverage Distributors Company, LLC
Chambers & Chambers
CITGO Petroleum Corporation
EHDD
Epicurean Group
Granite Construction
Inns of Monterey
Jax Fish House
Jekel Vineyards
Morrison & Foerster Foundation
Nordic Naturals
Passionfish
TCHO Chocolates
Spottswoode Estate Vineyard & Winery

Contributors

$1,000–$2,499

Advanced Energy Industries, Inc.
Alvarez Technology Group, Inc.
Bambu LLC
Carmel Insurance Agency
Chemistry Club
Damasco and Associates LLP
Evan-Moor Educational Publishers
Family inHome Caregiving, Inc.
The Fishwife Restaurants
Green Star Produce Marketing, Inc.
Holiday Inn Express – Cannery Row
Hudson, Martin, Ferrante & Street
Inns by the Sea
La Quinta Inn & Suites
Monterey Peninsula Inns
Noland, Hamerly, Etienne & Hoss
Portola Hotel & Spa
Premium Packaging, Inc.
Richard T. Dauphine, MD Center for the Knee and Shoulder
Stocker & Allaire, Inc.
System Studies
Vestiage, Inc.

Affiliates

$500–$999

All Seas Wholesale, Inc.
Animal Jam
Aon Risk Solutions, Inc. of Central California
Bamboo Reef Enterprises
Big Creek Lumber Company
Camp Ocean Pines
The D.L. James House at Searock
Kwik'Pak Fisheries LLC
Lucas J. Cellars
Marine Ingredients
Michael's Catering and Wild Thyme Deli & Café
Monterey Bay Boatworks
MYO Pure Frozen Yogurt
NetApp, Inc.
Que-Andrada Foundation
Rutherford & Chekene
Salas O'Brien Engineers, Inc.
Scheid Vineyards
Sea-Kind, Inc.
Struve Financial & Insurance Services
Tri-County Business Systems
West Marine Products, Inc.

Major Gifts In-Kind

The following organizations donated in-kind services and products.

A Taste of Elegance Catering & Events
Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute
ARAMARK
Blueyou Consulting AG
Buckley Radio
CCM&E
Earthbound Farm
Edible Monterey Bay
The Fish Hopper
GreenLeaf
Groth Vineyards and Winery
The Hess Collection Winery
Hog Island Oyster Company
KAZU
KKSF
KPIX-TV CW5
KSBW
KTVU Fox Channel 2/KICU
Lindblad Expeditions
Monterey County Herald
Monterey County Weekly
Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa
Odwalla
Oregon Dungeness Crab Commission
Passmore Ranch
Penny Ice Creamery
Scheid Vineyards
Waterbar
Whole Foods Market

Matching Gifts

The following organizations donated through matching gifts and volunteer grant programs.

Adobe Systems Inc.
Aetna
Agilent Technologies
Alliant Credit Union Foundation
American Express
Amgen
AT&T
The Bank of America Charitable Foundation
Bank of the West
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
BlackRock
Bloomberg L.P.
BNSF Railway
Boeing
Bristol-Myers Squibb Co.
Business Wire
CA, Inc.
Cadence Design Systems, Inc.
Cargill Salt
Carnegie Foundation
Chevron Corporation
Cisco Systems, Inc.
The Clorox Company
The David and Lucile Packard Foundation
Deckers Outdoor Corporation
Dolby
Electronic Arts Outreach
Ericsson Inc.
Esurance Insurance Service, Inc.
Gap Inc.
Gartner
Genentech
General Electric
General Mills
The Getty Foundation
Goldman, Sachs & Co.
Google
Hewlett-Packard Company
IBM
Illinois Tool Works
Intuit Inc.
The James Irvine Foundation
Johnson & Johnson
JPMorgan Chase
Juniper Networks
Kaiser Permanente
KT Foundation
Lam Research
Liberty Mutual Insurance
LinkedIn
Macy's
Mastercard
McKesson
Merck
Microsoft Corporation
The Monsanto Fund
Neon Liberty Capital Management, LLC
Nikon Precision, Inc.
NORCAL Mutual Insurance Company
NVIDIA Corp.
OneHope Foundation
Oracle
Pacific Gas and Electric Company
Pfizer
The Pitney Bowes Foundation
The Progressive Insurance Foundation
Qualcomm
Rossi Family Foundation
Salesforce.com
SanDisk
SAP
Sempra Energy
Starbucks
Susquehanna International Group, LLP
Teleflex
Texas Instruments
Thermo Fisher Scientific
Thomson Reuters
Turner Designs
Union Bank
Union Pacific Corporation
United Technologies
Varian Medical Systems Inc.
Visa Inc.
VMWare
W.W. Grainger, Inc.
Walt Disney Company Foundation
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
Yahoo!
Yelp