Partnerships

MAJOR DONORS

Advance Discount Auto Parts

Board of County Commissioners-Polk County

City of Lakeland

Crowe Horwath, LLP

PUBLIX SUPER MARKETS CHARITIES

State of Florida Division of Cultural Affairs

SunTrust Bank

Swansation, Inc

Radiology & Imaging Specialists

 

 

EVENT MAJOR SPONSORS

Denis L. Fontaine Foundation

Disney

Heartland for Children

Junior League of Greater Lakeland

Lakeland Electric

Polk County Tourist Development Council

 

EXHIBIT SPONSORS

Bay News 9, an exclusive product of Spectrum

The Barney & Carol Barnett Fund within the Community Foundation of  Greater Lakeland

Lakeland Fire Department

Polk County Sheriff’s Office

PUBLIX SUPER MARKETS CHARITIES

Swansation, Inc.

Visit Central Florida‎

History of Polk County Tourist Development Council funded projects for the Museum:

     2012 – 17        Oranges for La Florida, an X5 exhibit showcased year-round at I-75 Visit FL Welcome Center

     2013 – 14        Chagall for Children travelling exhibit from Kohl’s Children’s Museum, Illinois

     2014 – 15        Turtle Travels travelling exhibit from Sciencenter, Ithaca, New York

     2015 – 16        Curious George travelling exhibit from Minnesota Children’s Museum   

     2016 – 17        Wizard of Oz Educational Exhibit from Miami Children’s Museum   

 

PROGRAM SPONSORS

CHNEP

Disney

Florida’s Natural Growers Foundation Inc. of Lake Wales, FL

The George W. Jenkins Fund within the Community Foundation of Greater Lakeland

Lakeland Area Chamber Foundation, Inc.

GiveWell Community Foundation

United Way of Central Florida

 

PARTNERSHIPS

American Alliance of Museums

Association of Children’s Museums

Florida Association of Museums

Polk Arts Alliance

Cultural Arts Board of Polk County

United Way, Success By 6, Family Fundamentals; Born Learning; Head Start

Lakeland Chamber of Commerce

Downtown Lakeland Partnership

Heartland for Children

Early Learning Coalition

Polk County Family Week

Polk County School Board

Girl Scouts of West Central Florida

Florida Southern College

Polk State College

 

HOSPITALITY PARTNERS 

Boca Raton Children’s Museum   498 Crawford Blvd   Boca Raton, FL 33432    561.368.6875    www.cmboca.org

Bok Tower Gardens    1151 Tower Blvd     Lake Wales, FL 33853      863.676.1408   www.boktowergardens.org

Courtyard Marriott    3725 Harden Blvd      Lakeland, FL 33803    863.802.9000     www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/tpalk-courtyard-lakeland/

Crestwood Suites     4360 Lakeland Park Dr     Lakeland, FL  33809     863.904.2020    www.crestwoodsuiteslakeland.com/

Great Explorations    1925 4th Street North    St Petersburg, FL 33704     727.821.8992     www.greatex.org

Hampton Inn    202 Cypress Gardens Blvd      Winter Haven, FL  33880     863.299.9251     www.hamptonwinterhaven.com

Holiday Inn    200 Cypress Gardens Blvd     Winter Haven, FL  33880      863.292.2100    www.hiwinterhaven.com

iCitySPY      icityspy.com

Lemon Street Music   818 E Lemon St     Lakeland, FL 33801     863-640-2810   www.lemonstreetmusic.com

MOSI       4801 E. Fowler Avenue    Tampa, FL  33617    813-987-6000    www.mosi.org

My Jewish Discovery Place   6501 West Sunrise Blvd    Ft Lauderdale, FL 33313   954.792.6700   www.sorefjcc.org/childrens-museum

Red Door Wine Market   733 E Palmetto St     Lakeland, FL  33801     863.937.9314     www.reddoorwinemarket.com

Residence Inn Marriott    3701 Harden Blvd     Lakeland, FL 33803    863.680.2323    www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/tpald-residence-inn-lakeland

Schoolhouse Children’s Museum    129 E. Ocean Ave    Boynton Beach, FL 33435   561.742.6780    www.schoolhousemuseum.org

Science & Discovery Center  308 Airport Rd    Panama City, FL 32405    850.769.6128    www.scienceanddiscoverycenter.org

Southside Cleaners   901 S Florida Ave     Lakeland, FL  33801   863.688.4747     garmentcarepros.com

The Terrace Hotel   329 E Main St    Lakeland, FL  33801   863.688.0800    www.terracehotel.com

 

Contact G. Carlton at gcarlton@explorationsv.com for more information on Sponsorships and Partnerships.