Community Partner

Become a Community Partner!

OH WOW!® The Roger & Gloria Jones Children’s Center for Science & Technology is a world-class, regional tourist destination in downtown Youngstown, Ohio where more than one million children and their families have explored the possibilities and imagined the future. That future is becoming today’s reality, because of your commitment to our mission.    Thank you! 

On behalf of our Board of Directors, staff, volunteers, members, and the entire community, we thank you for your support! Our future, our children’s future, and the future of our community depend upon you.  Thank you for your consideration.

OH WOW!® The Roger & Gloria Jones Children’s Center for Science & Technology provides countless opportunities for children to learn and improve their critical thinking skills as they are introduced to a variety of STEM topics that will help them grow.  Your financial support and your recommendations to friends and family are responsible for our shared success. Thank you!   We appreciate your invaluable contributions in 2021!  

DEVELOPERS’ LEAGUE – $10,000+

Gloria & Roger Jones (13 years)

ASECU (3 years)

Carol & Bruce Sherman (13 years)

David & Caroline Jones (9 years)

Fireline Inc. (10 years)

First National Bank of Pennsylvania (13 years)

Frank & Pearl E Gelbman Charitable Foundation (10 years)

Jeff, Kimberly, Zachary & Zoe Simon (9 years)

Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services (1 year)

State of Ohio, through the Ohio Facilities Construction Commission (1 year)

The Fibus/Hendricks Family Foundation (8 years)

The J. Ford Crandall Memorial Foundation (6 years)

The Senator Maurice and Florence Lipscher Charitable Fund (9 years)

United Way of Youngstown and the Mahoning Valley (8 years)

William M  Neckerman, Jr  Charitable Foundation (5 years)

Youngstown Warren Regional Chamber (3 years)

YSU College of STEM & ADMETE Program (10 years)

CREATORS’ LEAGUE – $5,000

Anonymous (7 years)

Bill Florig & Suzanne Barbati (11 years)

Denise DeBartolo York & Dr. John York (11 years)

First Energy Foundation (9 years)

Frances Schermer & Lillian Schermer Charitable Trusts (11 years)

In memory of Ethel Sherman

Jane F. Lamb Charitable Foundation (4 years)

Mahoning County Career and Technical Center (5 years)

PNC Foundation (12 years)

Post & Solomon Families (11 years)

SMARTmarketing Town Shopper (4 years)

The Aimee & Lulu Seidel Foundation (7 years)

The Youngstown Foundation Support Fund Matching Gift Program (13 years)

Thomases Family Endowment of The Youngstown Area Jewish Federation (11 years)

Valley STEM + ME2 Academy (5 years)

White Glove Payroll (3 years)

The Nancy W. and Bruce R. Beeghly Family Fund, a component fund of the Community Foundation of the Mahoning Valley, for the Voyage Scale Model Solar System (1 year)

The First Place Community Fund, a component fund of the Community Foundation of the Mahoning Valley, for the Voyage Scale Model Solar System (1 year)

EXPERIMENTERS’ LEAGUE – $2,500

Briarfield Health Care Centers (8 years)

Farmers National Bank (3 years)

Mahoning County Convention & Visitors Bureau (9 years)

Marilyn & Stephen Sniderman (11 years)

Paul DeJoe (1 year)

Platt Insurance Group (7 years)

Rosalyn & Albert Miller (12 years)

Schmutz Family Foundation (9 years)

Sweeney Chevrolet  Buick GMC (7 years)

Ursuline High School (1 year)

EDUTAINERS’ LEAGUE – $1,000

Anonymous (5 years)

Barbara Kindler (1 year)

Bernard & Elaine Soss Family Charitable Trust (4 years)

Boardman Rotary Club (4 years)

Boscov’s (1 year)

Brian and Kristen Hetzel (4 years)

Brilex Tech Services, Inc (4 years)

Burgan Real Estate (3 years)

Clark Dietrich (1 year)

Classi-Co Foods / Pizza Joe’s (8 years)

Cleland Bros Moving (1 year)

Covelli Enterprises (8 years)

Crowe’s Cabinets Inc (3 years)

Dan DeSalvo (9 years)

Deborah & Jeff Grinstein (6 years)

Dr. Lillianne Stanitsas & Nils P Johnson Jr (6 years)

Hilltop Elementary School, 3rd Grade (1 year)

Janet & Dennis Haines (5 years)

Janet Yaniglos & Clyde Morris (9 years)

John R. & Linda Sebo (4 years)

Johnson & Johnson Law Office (3 years)

Klaus-Markus & Christine Peters (10 years)

Komara Jewelers (1 year)

Lisa Resnick (3 years)

Lordstown Energy Center (1 year)

Macchione Richardson Wagner Insurance Agency (5 years)

Mahoning County Mental Health & Recovery Board (9 years)

Martin & Nancy Abraham (12 years)

MS Consultants (1 year)

Murphy Contracting Company (10 years)

Nils and Janet Johnson Foundation (1 year)

Phantom Fireworks (2 years)

Prout Boiler, Heating & Welding, Inc (6 years)

Schwebel Family Foundation (5 years)

Sky Roofing (1 year)

Taylor-Winfield Technologies, Inc (4 years)

Wiley Runnestrand (3 years)

York Mahoning Mechanical Contractors (6 years)

ENTHUSIASTS’ LEAGUE – $500

Alex Downie & Sons (7 years)

Amy & Don Friedrich (6 years)

Anita & Richard Dearing (5 years)

Bank of America (3 years)

Belmont Confections (2 years)

BOC Water Hydraulics (3 years)

Bodine Perry LLC (3 years)

Bonnie Deutsch Burdman & Lee J.  Burdman (5 years)

Cheryl McArthur (6 years)

Dominion Foundation (7 years)

Flying High Inc (5 years)

Giura Auto Repair (1 year)

Griffin Counseling Services (1 year)

Italian Heritage Foundation of Youngstown (4 years)

Jazz’mine Harsh Photography (7 years)

Joseph & Mary Bellino (10 years)

Katie & Tom DeToro (4 years)

Kinder Charitable Foundation/Peskin Family (8 years)

Laura & Paul Olivier (8 years)

Letson & Swader Co. LPA (4 years)

Mary June Tartan (6 years)

Maxine Houck (5 years)

Merrill Lynch Jones Wealth Management (2 years)

MG Electric LLC (1 year)

Michael Alberini’s (1 year)

MyPath, Mahoning Valley (1 year)

Nancy & Michael Hripko (6 years)

Paul Ngaluye Ndawula (3 years)

Phillip Jaminet & Jaminet Engineering (5 years)

Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics (3 years)

Susan Miracle & Gene Pusateri (6 years)

Vernon’s Café (2 years)

Western Reserve Building Trades (4 years)

OH WOW!® PALS – $250

AJZCustoms (1 year)

Alan & Lori Mirkin, Allen’s Pharmaserve (9 years)

Barbara Brothers (3 years)

Benevity Community Impact Fund (1 year)

Biker Brewhouse (3 years)

Birdfish Brewing Company LLC (2 years)

Carol Gubany (7 years)

Christine Milley (6 years)

Chuck George & Kathy Padgitt (7 years)

City Machine Technologies Inc (3 years)

Cohen & Company (7 years)

Community Corrections Association (2 years)

Denise & John Ayers (6 years)

Edith & Robert Campbell (2 years)

Ellen & Lowell Satre (11 years)

Forty Two Event Productions (2 years)

George E. Lazar (4 years)

Giangiordano Family Charitable Fund (7 years)

Hilton Doubletree, Bistro1907 (1 year)

Hollywood Gaming (1 year)

Humtown Products (4 years)

Katie & Thomas Shipka (6 years)

Kim & Chris Urig (6 years)

Lisa Corcoran (1 year)

Marvin Logan, The Logan Company (1 year)

Merry & Joseph Wagner (11 years)

Modern Methods Brewing Company (4 years)

Morris and Esther Simon Family Philanthropic Fund (3 years)

Noble Creature Cask House (3 years)

Numbers Brewing Company (5 years)

Paladin Brewing (3 years)

Peg & Bob Dolwick (11 years)

Penguin City (3 years)

Prima Cucina Italiana (1 year)

Select Beverage (1 year)

Stambaugh Auditorium (1 year)

Sundog Cellars Ciderhouse & Winery (1 year)

The Beauty Boutique (1 year)

The Clarence Smith Mineral Museum (1 year)

Tippecanoe County Club (1 year)

University Electric (4 years)

Vintage Estate Wine & Beer (10 years)

W3 Wealth Management (3 years)

William G. Sturrus (7 years)

Woodland Cellars (3 years)

Yvonne & Marty Lipinsky (9 years)

Zak & Zoe Simon (2 years)

We can help you identify a gift that fits your goals.  Call Marvin Logan at 330-744-5914 or

Suzanne Barbati at 330-207-0437 today to learn more.

We sincerely apologize for any omissions or errors in our list of Community Partners. Please contact Marvin or Suzanne to report a needed correction. Thank you!