10 Years 10 Years of Inspiring Minds

of Inspiring Minds
of World-class Exhibits
of Scientific Discovery
of Engaging Field Trips
of Impactful Educational Programming
of Deepening community connections

Since 2012, the Museum has sparked a love of STEM for millions across North Texas. As we commemorate our 10th Anniversary year, we look to the future and the countless moments of inspiration to come.

Chaired by Leaders Who Inspire a New Generation

“We are incredibly honored to chair the Perot Museum’s 10th Anniversary celebration. The Museum has become such a cherished part of Dallas and one of our family’s favorite destinations. We’re thrilled to help commemorate a decade of inspiring young minds, and we’re even more excited about the next chapter as the Perot Museum expands its community outreach to inspire a new generation toward a lifelong love of science.”

— Jessica and Dirk Nowitzki

CELEBRATING OUR 10TH ANNIVERSARY

Community Engagement Initiatives

Revamped Speed Wall

To kick off the Museum’s 10th Anniversary yearlong celebration, the Museum unveiled a revamped Speed Wall in the Lamar Hunt Family Sports Hall featuring champion athletes from North Texas.

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Perot in the Park

In partnership with Klyde Warren Park, the Museum’s TECH Truck engaged and inspired kids during spring break with free, hands-on STEM-themed activities in the park.

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A Very Special Field Trip

Our 10th Anniversary Chairs, Jessica and Dirk Nowitzki, joined students from Sarah Zumwalt Middle School for an unforgettable field trip filled with hands-on TECH Truck learning and fun.

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“Becoming Jane” Exhibition Opening

To celebrate our “Becoming Jane” exhibition opening, Hamilton Park Pacesetter Magnet School students joined us for a special preview and a live Q&A with Dr. Jane Goodall herself.

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Discovery Camp on the Road

Thanks to Children’s Health, our summer camp series went out in the community with four weeks of programming at CityScape Schools and another four weeks at For Oak Cliff.

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Community Leaders Roundtable Breakfast

Community, education and business leaders came together to examine ways to prepare the next generation for success in STEM fields.

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STEM Extravaganza

Perot Museum staff and volunteers joined Solar Preparatory School for Girls for a full day of hands-on STEM fun.

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Revamped Speed Wall

Perot in the Park

A Very Special Field Trip

"Becoming Jane" Exhibition Opening

Discovery Camp on the Road

Community Leaders Roundtable Breakfast

STEM Extravaganza

Save the Date — 10th Anniversary Events

Night at the Museum

November 12, 2022

To learn more, contact Katherine Stenesen, Chief Development Officer, at katherine.stenesen@perotmuseum.org or 214.681.1564 and see below for underwriting levels.

A Celebration of 10 Million Minds Inspired

December 3, 2022

Guests will enjoy family-friendly activities throughout the Museum’s campus (both indoors and outdoors), including bounce houses, music and more!

See here for more details or reach out to our 10th Anniversary team at RSVP@perotmuseum.org with any questions.

THANK YOU TO OUR GENEROUS SPONSORS

Diamond 10th Anniversary Circle

Support at the Diamond level ($500,000 and above) goes beyond underwriting the 10th Anniversary Celebration and provides critical funds for the Museum’s community outreach programs and financial aid offerings.

Nancy and Randy Best
Lyda Hill
The Hoglund Foundation
Margot Perot
The Rees-Jones Foundation

10th Anniversary Circle

Adventurer

The Eugene McDermott Foundation

Creator

Lydia and Bill Addy in Honor of The Addy Foundation

American Airlines
Gene and Jerry Jones Family Foundation
Wolfgang Puck Catering

Designer

The Gayden Family Foundation
Suzanne and Patrick McGee
NBC 5 / KXAS-TV
Nancy Perot, Rod Jones, and Family
Sarah and Ross Perot, Jr.
Carolyn and Karl Rathjen
Katherine and Eric Reeves
Sewell Automotive Companies
Texas Instruments, Inc.

Explorer Sponsors

Atmos Energy Corporation
Balfour Beatty Construction
Bellevue Foundation
Lindsay and George Billingsley
Cecilia and Garrett Boone
Children’s Health
Community Beer
GenOn
Goldman Sachs
Hersh Foundation
Marguerite Hoffman
Hunt Realty Investments
Rusty and John Jaggers
JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Karen and Alan Katz
Kroger
Cassie and Mac McFarland
NexPoint
Katherine and Bob Penn
Katherine and Michael Phillips
Nancy Cain Marcus Robertson and Sanford R. Robertson
Deedie Rose
The Rosewood Corporation
Nicole and Justin Small
Southwestern Medical Foundation/UT Southwestern Medical Center
Marlene and John Sughrue
Sharon and Kip Tindell

Innovator Sponsors

AECOM
Arcosa
The Baldridge Foundation
Beam Suntory
BEYOND
Diane and Hal Brierley
Kate and Lane Britain
California Resources Corporation
Emily and David Corrigan
Jackson Durham
Energy Transfer
Hirsch Family Foundation
Catalina and Santiago Jorba
Kirkland & Ellis
Lockheed Martin
Carolyn and David Miller
Cecilia and John Morgan
Katie Morgan and Aaron Michelsohn
Pegasus Bank
PetroCap
The Family of Michal and Loyd Powell
Sumit and Anna Rai
Aimee Williams-Ramey and Royce Ramey
Roaring Fork Energy
Santander Consumer USA
Gay and William Solomon
Mary and Mike Terry
Tolleson Wealth Management
Fallon and Robert Vaughn
Jean and Tom Walter

Programmer

Bain & Company
The Beck Group
Jill Bee and Loren Glasser
Yasmin and Vik Bhatia
Linda and Steven Blasnik
Bela and Chase Cooley
Itzel and Nathan Crow
Kathy and Harlan Crow
Peggy Dear
Judy and Jim Gibbs
Heather and Chris Gilker
Robyn and Andrew Gould
Bert P. Headden and Cynthia S. Thomas
Ann and Lee Hobson
The Hockaday School
Maria Cristina and Jaime Jaramillo
Mason King / Luther King Capital Management
Eugenia and Frank-Paul King
Talene and Hagop Kozanian
The Lamplighter School
Susan and Bill Montgomery
Tori and Ross Mulford
The Okada Family Foundation
Cindy and Howard Rachofsky
REDLEE/SCS, Inc.
Meghna and Rajat Sharma
Linda Silver
Judith and Daniel Tobey
Barb and Mike Tonti
Trinity Industries
Celia and Kelvin Walker
The Alinda Hill Wikert Foundation
Abigail and Todd Williams

Thinker

Anonymous Donor (2)
Elizabeth and Will Babb
Jessye M. Ball
Bank of Texas
Jim and Hong Bass
Leslie Bellas and David Waller
Lucy and Henry Billingsley
Audrey and Joel Bines
BNY Mellon Wealth Management
Jess Bass Bolander  / Lockton Dunning Benefits
Melissa and John Brannan III
Meghan and Zac Cohn
Comerica Bank
Communities Foundation of Texas
Sherri and Alan Darver
Diodes Foundation
Kay and Duncan Fulton
Curated Tech Solutions
Jane and Ron Gard
GFF
Dean Gresham and Caleb Hernandez
Margie and John Haley
Mary and David Henderson
Hillwood Urban
Helen Hobbs
Jackson Walker L.L.P.
Barrell and Jacob Jones
Kline Family Foundation
Knox Built Construction
KPMG, LLP

 

Lisa and Peter Kraus
Lantower Residential
Allyson and Hays Lindsley
Libby and Murray McCabe
Frank Mihalopoulos
William F. and Patricia L. Miller Family Foundation
Modern Luxury
Lark and JC Montgomery
Akers Moore and Caitlin Rhodes
Morgan Stanley Foundation
Radiology Associates of North Texas
Penny Reid and Tom Nolan
Dr. Barbara and Randall Rosenblatt
Liz and Christian Ryan
Kirsten and JD Sandfort
Kristen and Tony Scavuzzo
Jason Schmidt and Rachel Rucker-Schmidt
Shag Carpet Prop Rentals
Camille and Earl Simpkins
Sharon and Will Snyder
Southern Methodist University
St. Mark’s School of Texas
Katherine and Drew Stenesen
Valdivia Ventures
VLK Architects, Inc.
Merry and Charles Vose
Libby and Jeff Walter
Mark and Katherine Weber
De’Edra Williams
Henny Wright and Ed Stead

Media Partner

10th Anniversary Circle – Underwriting Levels – SOLD OUT

Thank you for your interest in supporting the Museum’s 10th Anniversary. For more information, please contact Katherine Stenesen, Chief Development Officer, at katherine.stenesen@perotmuseum.org or 214.681.1564.

 

Adventurer Level- $250,000

In addition to the benefits listed under sponsor levels below, the exclusive Adventurer Title Sponsor recognition includes:

  • Mutually agreed-upon custom sponsorship package for key 10th Anniversary events – Night at the Museum and Community Celebration & Festival.
  • Opportunity for remarks at the Community Celebration & Festival on December 3, 2022.
  • Right of first refusal to be exclusive Title Sponsor for Night at the Museum 2023.

 

Creator Level – $100,000

In addition to the benefits listed under sponsor levels below, Creator Level recognition includes:

  • Upgrade to 30 VIP tickets for Night at the Museum. 
  • Private VIP lounge area in exhibit hall of your choice and dedicated event attendant at Night at the Museum.
  • Highly visible recognition as Presenting Sponsor for all 10th Anniversary Night at the Museum and Community Celebration & Festival materials.
  • Recognition in 10th Anniversary Night at the Museum and Community Celebration & Festival press release and media alerts, including print, digital and social media.

 

Designer Level – $50,000

In addition to the benefits listed under sponsor levels below, Designer Level recognition includes:

  • Upgrade to 20 VIP tickets for Night at the Museum.
  • Exclusive VIP lounge area and event attendant at Night at the Museum.
  • Sponsorship naming opportunities available for both 10th Anniversary events – Night at the Museum and Community Celebration & Festival

 

Explorer Level – $25,000

In addition to the benefits listed under sponsor levels below, Explorer Level recognition also includes:

  • Upgrade to 16 VIP tickets for Night at the Museum. 
  • Opportunity to entertain your guests in a reserved seating area for Night at the Museum.
  • Sponsorship naming opportunity available at one 10th Anniversary event – Night at the Museum or Community Celebration & Festival.
  • Recognition throughout the Museum on select digital signage and special 10th Anniversary celebration commemorative display.

 

Innovator Level – $15,000

In addition to the benefits listed under sponsor levels below, Innovator Level recognition also includes:

  • Upgrade to 10 VIP tickets for the Night at the Museum.
  • Recognition on select materials leading up to and at both marquee 10th Anniversary events – Night at the Museum and Community Celebration & Festival – including print and digital.
  • VIP express end-of-evening valet for you and your guests at Night at the Museum.
  • Upgrade to VIP invitation to Community Celebration & Festival.

 

Programmer Level – $7,500

In addition to the benefits listed under Thinker Level, Programmer Level recognition also includes:

  • Upgrade to 8 tickets, which includes 2 VIP tickets for Night at the Museum.

 

Thinker Level – $3,500

Recognition at the Thinker Level includes:

  • Recognition on Perot Museum website and day-of onsite signage for Night at the Museum and Community Celebration & Festival.
  • 6 tickets for Night at the Museum.
  • Invitation to Community Celebration & Festival.

 

Single Tickets – $500 Limited Availability

 

Contact Us

Thank you for considering supporting this important milestone celebration! For more information about the Perot Museum of Nature and Science and opportunities to support the 10th Anniversary celebration, please contact:

Katherine Stenesen
Chief Development Officer
O 214.756.5805 | M 214.681.1564
katherine.stenesen@perotmuseum.org