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Curiosity at Home

Support online learning.

Enable Access for All

Remove barriers to participation in our programs and create opportunities for all of Washington’s children.

Send a Curious Mind to Camp

Fund summer science camp scholarships for low-income families.

Break Down Barriers

Empower and encourage girls and women in STEM.


Curiosity Never Closes: We Need Your Support Now

As this region’s science center, Pacific Science Center’s work is more important than ever. Science and an informed public are humanity’s best hopes in addressing COVID-19, climate change, and other threats. Please consider making a generous contribution today and ensure that curiosity never closes. Together, we can forge a path forward and serve our region the best way we know how—igniting curiosity and fueling a passion for discovery, experimentation, and critical thinking in all of us.


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PacSci depends on financial support from the community, especially now.

Your support will ensure that curiosity never closes.

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Matching funds generously donated by our Board of Directors, individual donors, and the following sponsors:

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How You Can Help


Join PacSci's Donor Family

Donors at the $500+ level become a part of our PacSci Igniter family and enjoy unique benefits and experiences.
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Science Center President & CEO Will Daugherty presenting the Access to Science pipeline.

Foundations of Science Breakfast

At our signature fundraising event, you can join in providing the innovators or tomorrow with access to engaging hands-on science learning.
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Ways To Give

There are many ways to make a gift to PacSci, including planned gifts, stock donations, gifts in memorial, and more.
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Companies and Foundations

Learn about the ways your company can inspire the next generation of science and technology thinkers.
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Leave a Legacy

Help ignite curiosity for generations! Learn more about how you can support PacSci through your estate plans.
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Contact Us

Our development team is happy to serve you. With questions or feedback about your giving please contact us:

(206) 443-2878 

Development Staff Directory

Paul Chiocco
Vice President of Development
(206) 443-2842,

Individual Giving

Sarah Szabo, CFRE
Donor Relations Officer
(206) 443-3642;

Hannah Franke
Donor Relations Officer
(206) 443-2905;

Lexi Lietzke
Annual Fund Manager
(206) 269-2139;

Annie Files
Donor Relations Coordinator
(206) 443-2893;

Rachel Friedman
Donor Information Coordinator
(206) 269-5717;

Corporate & Foundation Relations

Amy Zarlengo
Director of Corporate & Foundation Relations
(206) 443-3624;

Lauren McParland
Partnership Engagement Specialist
(206) 443-2920,

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Why I Give: “Even the smallest donation united with others sustains the creative learning opportunities that are available at the Science Center.” – Barbara P

Why I Give: “Science education is critical for the future of our students, our community and our planet.” – Carolyn T.

Why I Give: “Pacific Science Center is important for science education in our community.” – Mike D