SCI Gala

2022 SCI Gala

Have a blast and support science education by attending the Science Center of Iowa's annual fundraising gala! Proceeds from this event help to advance STEM learning and innovation in Iowa.

Friday, August 26, 2022  |  6:30-9:30 pm

SCI Gala is where we come together as supporters of science in our community. This year we want to celebrate all the ways we have adapted to fulfill the mission during the pandemic while also looking ahead toward the future of the Science Center of Iowa.

Event Tickets

Individual Ticket: $150
VIP Ticket: $200

Sponsorship Opportunities

Show your support for lifelong science learning by becoming a sponsor of SCI Gala Sponsorship benefits include event tickets as well as logo or name recognition in event materials.

  • Presenting Sponsor ($10,000)
  • Innovating Sponsor ($7,500)
  • Elemental Sponsor ($5,000)
  • Supporting Sponsor ($2,500)

To become an event sponsor, please fill out this form and send it to development@sciowa.org

Contact SCI's Development Team at development@sciowa.org or 515-274-6868 ext. 257.

Event Details

The  event will feature:

  • SCI Mission stories 
  • Music entertainment
  • Online auction



Presenting Sponsors

  • Kemin Industries
    Kemin Industries
  • Nationwide
  • Riley Resource Group - Feed Energy Company
    Riley Resource Group - Feed Energy Company

Innovator Sponsor

  • CB Solar Inc.
    CB Solar Inc.

Elemental Sponsors

  • Bridgestone Firestone
    Bridgestone Firestone
  • Corteva Agriscience
    Corteva Agriscience
  • GreenState Credit Union
    GreenState Credit Union
  • HyVee
  • MidAmerican Energy Company
    MidAmerican Energy Company

Supporting Sponsors

  • Belin McCormick, P.C.
    Belin McCormick, P.C.
  • David & Susan Grant
    David & Susan Grant
  • Farmers Mutual Hail Insurance Company of Iowa
    Farmers Mutual Hail Insurance Company of Iowa
  • Fred & Charlotte Hubbell Family Charitable Fund
    Fred & Charlotte Hubbell Family Charitable Fund
  • Graham Construction Company
    Graham Construction Company
  • Mell & Michael Frazier
    Mell & Michael Frazier
  • Trilix

Sustaining Sponsors

  • Barb and Bill Keck
    Barb and Bill Keck
  • Casey's
  • Community State Bank
    Community State Bank
  • Concepts Cares Foundation
    Concepts Cares Foundation
  • Dan & Barb Hoy
    Dan & Barb Hoy
  • Des Moines University
    Des Moines University
  • Drake University
    Drake University
  • Holmes Murphy & Associates
    Holmes Murphy & Associates
  • Iowa State Bank
    Iowa State Bank
  • Iowa State University
    Iowa State University
  • Keck Parking
    Keck Parking
  • Laura Higgins & David Walters
    Laura Higgins & David Walters
  • Margo & Don Blumenthal
    Margo & Don Blumenthal
  • McKee, Voorhees & Sease, PLC
    McKee, Voorhees & Sease, PLC
  • Meredith Corporation
    Meredith Corporation
  • Morgan Stanley - The 801 Group
    Morgan Stanley - The 801 Group
  • Raccoon Valley Bank
    Raccoon Valley Bank
  • ServiceMaster by Rice
    ServiceMaster by Rice
  • Sheldon & Beth Ohringer
    Sheldon & Beth Ohringer
  • Sid Ramsey
    Sid Ramsey
  • Sukup Manufacturing
    Sukup Manufacturing

Event Partners

  • Business Record
    Business Record
  • Crème Cupcake + Dessert
    Crème Cupcake + Dessert
  • Orchestrate Hospitality