Our Supporters

  • Thank You to Our Supporters

    Pretend City would not be possible without the generous support of our philanthropic community. We are grateful for the individual and corporate contributions that enable Pretend City to continue to fulfill our mission to the children and families of Orange County. 

  • Multimillion – $1 million

    Children & Families Commission
    Mars Inc.
    Alexandra and Alan Airth
    Willa Dean and William Lyon
    The Muzzy Family
    The Crean Foundation

  • $999,999 – $500,000

    Ralphs Grocery Co.
    Christina and William H. Lyon

  • $499,999 – $250,000

    Alex and Liset Meruelo
    Miocean Foundation
    Arman and Azin Rashtchi
    Kai and Sinan Kanatsiz
    The Kennedy Foundation

  • $249,999 – $100,000

    Craig and Gigi Barto
    The Thompson Family Foundation
    Jill and Blake Bertea
    Anne Marie and Jim Leonard
    Kirwan Family Foundation
    Chad & Kirsten Horning
    Don and Ginger Ressler
    Hartzell Norris Charitable Trust
    Marconi Automotive Museum
    Kaiser Permanente
    Rancho Mission Viejo
    Warmington Homes
    Paul and Daranne Folino
    Richard O’Neil
    Commercial Bank of California
    Pacific Life Foundation
    The Hirad and Reesa Emadi Family
    Todd and Sherry Rustman
    David and Cristin Gianulias
    Bob and Tara Mayer

  • $99,999 – $50,000

    Jennifer and Jeff Cannon
    Trish and John O’Donnell
    Sandra Peffer
    Target Corp.
    Crevier BMW/Mini
    Stephen M. Badger
    Lesley Scherer
    The McGuinness Family
    Daniel Donahue
    The Morales Foundation
    Altfillisch Contractors Inc.
    ValleyCrest Landscape Companies
    Watson Family Foundation
    Jon and Elizabeth Marashi
    Christopher and Trish Zachary
    Erica and John De Lorme
    Asayo and David Badger

    Wells Fargo Foundation
    Trish and John O’Donnell
    Asayo and David Badger
    Jennifer and Jeff Cannon
    Sandra Peffer
    Watson Family Foundation
    Target Corporation
    Crevier BMW
    Stephen M. Badger
    Lesley Scherer
    Jon Marashi, DDS and
        Elizabeth Fiedler Marashi, MD
    Dr. Christopher and Trish Zachary
    Erica and John De Lorme
    Daniel W. and Michelle Donahue
    ValleyCrest Landscape Companies
    McGuinness and Associates
    The Segerstrom Foundation
  • $49,999 – $25,000

    The Winn Family
    Nancy Schulze
    Air Resources Helicopters Inc.
    Edward Royce
    Los Ayudantes de Naranja
    The Boeing Co.
    Wells Fargo Foundation
    L.A. Times-O.C. Edition
    Western Pacific Housing
    Sheri and Robert T. Best
    CommerceWest Bank
    Christine Ahn and Joe Barnabee
    Craig Manchester
    Argyros Family Foundation
    Ramona and Roy Lawson
    Qlogic Corp.
    Star Milling Co. Richard and Mary Cramer
    The Schafer Family
    David and Judith Threshie
    Capital Group Companies, Inc.

  • $24,999 – $10,000

    Jeff and Stephanie Gehl
    Smith-Walker Foundation
    Kristen and Vince McGuinness
    Robinson Foundation
    Boeing Realty Corp.
    Fidelity National Title
    3M Foundation
    Western National Properties
    United Way of Orange County
    Buchanan Street Partners
    Grant General Contractors
    The First American Corp.
    Chapman & Associates Inc.
    Kari Williamson
    Jerry Nourse and Sherri Worth-Nourse
    Lori and Mitch Junkins
    Ueberroth Family Foundation
    Stephen and Madaline Gordon
    Christa Schmidt
    Diane and Terry Peets
    Barbara and Ed Meserve
    KTLA-TV Charities Fund
    Perkowitz & Ruth Architects
    The R.C. Baker Foundation

  • $9,999 – $5,000

    Jeff and Jan Moorad
    Karyn and Marcus Davin
    Gigi and George Spragins
    Union Oil Co. of California
    Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton
    Michelle Roth
    John M. Morss
    Sallie Dodge
    Laurie Eastman
    James and Julie Cavanaugh
    First American Title Insurance
    Tracy and Michael Gottlieb
    Barbara D’Amato-Ghazi
    John and Jennifer Drayton
    Terence and Mary Welsh
    Ethan, Erin, McKenna, Ashleigh, and Keller Morgan
    Susan and Robert Beall
    Pallie Jones
    Chevron/Unocal 76 Foundation
    Taylor Woodrow Homes Inc.
    Standard Pacific Homes
    Dorene and Lee Butler Family Foundation
    Shea Homes/Shea Properties
    Pacific Life Insurance Co.
    Mars Foundation
    Hank Weeks
    Marilyn and Richard Vitek
    Tim Schramm
    Paul Jones
    Sun Group Wealth Partners

  • Corporate Partners

    Thank you to the support and generosity of our Corporate Partners. It is with their investments Pretend City is able to provide its 17 interactive exhibits, educational programming, resources, and museum materials. Their support also offers children and families in under served schools and communities the ability to come and experience the museum.

    A.T. Kearney
    Arizona Tile
    Beacon Pointe Advisors
    Burkhalter, Michaels, Kessler & George LLP
    Cantara Design Group
    Churm Media
    Commercial Bank of California
    David Grubbs
    Dechert-Hampe & Co.
    Envision Group
    Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, LLP
    Goodman Law Group, PC
    Grant Thornton
    Grey Worldwide
    IBM Global Services
    InHouse IT
    JLC Associates, Inc.
    Kaiser Foundation Hospitals
    Lusardi Construction Company
    Lyon Communities

    Mars, Incorporated
    Microsoft Corporation
    Morgan Lewis
    Murtaugh, Miller, Meyer and Nelson ninedots
    O’Melveny & Myers, LLP
    OC Family
    Outdoor Dimensions
    Pacific Life
    Porter Novelli
    Ripe Orange Marketing & Communications
    Sapetto Group, Inc.
    Smpl Solutions
    SuperColor Digital
    The Busch Firm
    The Irvine Company
    The Robert Mayer Corporation
    Toshiba, Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc.
    Veritas Software Foundation
    The Warmington Group
    William Lyon Homes, Inc.
    Whole Foods Market