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.


Business Contributions and Sponsorships

$100,000 and above

  • The Bank of America Charitable Foundation
  • HP Corporate Fund
  • HP Inc.
  • Service Systems Associates
  • Silicon Valley Community Foundation

$2,500–$99,999

  • Andronico's Community Markets
  • Anonymous
  • Bloomberg, L.P.
  • Children's Miracle Network Hospitals, A Program of Salinas Valley Memorial Healthcare System
  • Cisco Systems, Inc.
  • First Tech Federal Credit Union
  • Golden State Cider
  • Google
  • The Morrison & Foerster Foundation
  • Pacific Coast Companies, Inc.
  • Pacific Gas and Electric Company
  • Pebble Beach Company Foundation
  • Resources Law Group, LLP
  • Rock the Ocean Foundation, Inc.
  • ScholarShare Investment Board
  • MUFG Union Bank
  • Wells Fargo
  • Western Digital

$500–$2,499

  • AmazonSmile Foundation
  • Cypress Ag Consulting
  • Edge Research, Inc.
  • Sacramento Zoo
  • San Diego Tropical Fish Society
  • Salesforce
  • St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park
  • United Way California Capital Region
  • United Way of Los Angeles
  • Wonderful Company

Business Memberships

$2,500 and above

  • Carmel Development Company
  • Chambers & Chambers
  • Dignity Health
  • Finch Montgomery Wright PC
  • Frank M. Booth, Inc.
  • Granite Construction
  • InterContinental The Clement Monterey
  • Macy's
  • Nordic Naturals
  • Passionfish
  • Portola Hotel & Spa
  • Rudolph and Sletten, Inc.
  • Spottswoode Estate Vineyard and Winery
  • Wells Fargo

$500–$2,499

  • All Seas Wholesale, Inc.
  • Alvarez Technology Group, Inc.
  • AT&T
  • Bamboo Reef Enterprise Dive Center
  • Bamboo Reef Enterprises
  • Big Creek Lumber Company
  • Blach Construction Co.
  • Business, Energy, and Election Law PC
  • Carmel Insurance Agency
  • Comfort Inn Santa Cruz
  • The D.L. James House at Searock
  • Employnet
  • Epicurean Group
  • Evan-Moor Educational Publishers
  • The Fishwife Restaurants
  • Gianni's Pizza
  • Green Star Produce Marketing, Inc.
  • Hampton Inn Monterey
  • Hampton Inn Santa Cruz
  • Holiday Inn Express – Cannery Row
  • Hyatt Place Santa Cruz
  • Inns by the Sea
  • Kwik'Pak Fisheries LLC
  • MacDuff's Pub
  • The Management Trust
  • Manco Abbott, Inc.
  • Mariner Biomedical, Inc.
  • Martine Inn
  • Monterey Bay Boatworks
  • MYO Pure Frozen Yogurt
  • NetApp, Inc.
  • NewGem Foods, LLC
  • Noland, Hamerly, Etienne & Hoss
  • Premium Packing, Inc.
  • The Professional Building of Monterey
  • Richard T. Dauphine, MD, Center for the Knee and Shoulder
  • Rutherford & Chekene
  • Salas O'Brien Engineers, Inc.
  • Sea-Kind, Inc.
  • Seven Gables Inn
  • Smile Business Products, Inc.
  • Springhill Suites by Marriott—The Dunes in Monterey
  • Stocker & Allaire, Inc.
  • Struve Financial & Insurance Services
  • System Studies
  • Tenji, Inc.
  • We Are California Grown
  • Wild Thyme Deli & Cafe

Matching Gifts

$2,500 and above

  • Adobe Systems Inc.
  • Anonymous
  • The Bank of America Charitable Foundation
  • Chevron Corporation
  • Cisco Systems, Inc.
  • The David and Lucile Packard Foundation
  • Genentech
  • General Electric
  • Google
  • The Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation
  • IBM
  • Intel Foundation
  • Intuit Inc.
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Microsoft Corporation
  • Netflix
  • Pacific Gas & Electric Company
  • Rossi Family Foundation
  • Salesforce
  • Visa, Inc.
  • VMWare
  • Walt Disney Company Foundation

$500–$2,499

  • AAA
  • Agilent Technologies
  • Alexion
  • American Express Foundation
  • Amgen
  • Avago
  • Bank of the West
  • Boeing
  • Brocade Communications Systems Inc.
  • Capital Group Companies
  • Carnegie Corporation of New York
  • ConocoPhillips Company
  • Constellation Brands
  • Dell, Inc.
  • Delta Dental
  • Dodge & Cox
  • Dolby
  • Dropbox
  • eBay Inc.
  • Electronic Arts Outreach
  • Esurance Insurance Services, Inc.
  • Google Employee Giving Week
  • Hewlett Packard Enterprise
  • Home Depot Foundation
  • HSBC
  • Intuit Inc.
  • Keysight Technologies
  • Lam Research
  • Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
  • LinkedIn
  • McKesson Foundation
  • Merck Partnership for Giving
  • The Monsanto Fund
  • NVIDIA Corp.
  • PayPal
  • Qualcomm
  • Rambus Inc.
  • Silicon Valley Bank
  • Symantec Corporation
  • Synopsys, Inc.
  • Texas Instruments
  • UnitedHealth Group
  • Varian Medical Systems Inc.
  • Workday Inc.
  • Yahoo!

Special thanks to in-kind contributions made by the following businesses:

$2,500 and above

  • Bernardus Winery
  • Chalone Vineyard
  • Cima Collina
  • Berlin Food & Lab Equipment Company
  • Hemlock
  • Hog Island Oyster Company
  • Pacific West Water Purification

$500–$2,499

  • The Abalone Farm
  • Bonny Doon Vineyard
  • DeTierra Vineyard
  • Discretion Brewing
  • Estancia Winery
  • Firestone Walker Brewing Co.
  • Hallcrest Vineyards
  • Humboldt Distillery
  • Knox Brewing
  • Korbel Champagne Cellars
  • Lagunitas Brewing Company
  • Lodi Woodbridge Wine Grape Commission
  • McIntyre Vineyards
  • Morgan Winery
  • Pucci Seafoods
  • Scheid Vineyards
  • Seismic Brewing
  • Sierra Nevada Brewing Company
  • Sterling Caviar
  • Storrs Winery and Vineyard
  • Windy Oaks Winery