Current Sponsors

We appreciate being affiliated with these great organizations, and thank them for their generous support.


.Gold Sponsors.

Macomb Community College

Macomb Community College is one of the nation’s leading community colleges, providing learning experiences to more than 59,000 students annually. Macomb ranks nationally in the top two percent in the number of associate's degrees awarded and as the largest grantor of associate's degrees in Michigan. The college’s comprehensive educational programming includes pre-college experiences, university transfer and career preparation programs, bachelor's degree completion and graduate degree programs, workforce training, professional and continuing education and enrichment opportunities.

General Motors Foundation

General Motors is a great car and truck manufacturer with a long history of outstanding corporate citizenship.  It is one of the world’s largest automakers and traces its roots back to 1908.  GM employs 209,000 people in every major region of the world and does business in more than 120 countries. GM and its strategic partners produce cars and trucks in 31 countries, and sell and service these vehicles through the following brands: Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, GMC, Daewoo, Holden, Isuzu, Jiefang, Opel, Vauxhall, and Wuling.

.Silver Sponsors.

None at present


.Bronze Sponsors.

Family Eye Care Associates

Their mission is to provide the best possible eye care to patients along with the best quality products available.  This level of performance requires that they stay informed and trained on the latest techniques and procedures, thereby ensuring our overall commitment to patients' eye care needs. From three locations: Eastpointe, Clinton Township, and Washington Township.

DTE Energy

DTE Energy is a diversified energy company involved in the development and management of energy-related businesses and services nationwide. We know them better as Detroit Edison and MichCon, which provide services to more than three million residential, business and industrial customers throughout Michigan.  These electric and gas utility businesses have each been in operation for over a century.

Utica Community Schools Foundation for Educational Excellence

The Foundation encourages and supports quality efforts by educators to enhance educational experiences for students of the Utica Community Schools by sponsoring programs of outstanding educational worth that cannot be provided through the school district's budget. The Foundation forges partnerships with corporations, local businesses, community leaders and citizens to raise money to accomplish its goals.

National Defense Industrial Association

The NDIA Michigan Chapter has made it a top priority to support K-12 and college students through collaborating, sponsoring, and hosting events that excite young people in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. The NDIA Michigan Chapter is working to be part of the solution by engaging the local educational community and coordinating activities for NDIA members and organizations.

Detroit Zoological Society

The Detroit Zoo has sponsored the Elementary Wildlife Safari event for many years and now makes it possible for four students from that event to have a great Summer Safari  experience at the zoo.  The Detroit Zoo boasts great exhibits like the Penguinarium and  is home to 265 different species. They welcome more than 1 million visitors each year.  And don’t forget the Belle Isle Nature Zoo! 

Shelby Community Foundation

The Shelby Community Foundation is accomplishing its mission to enhance and enrich the quality of life and community livability for citizens of the Charter Township of Shelby by providing resources to support initiatives not normally funded through governmental sources.


Technology can be a powerful force for social and economic inclusion and for addressing the many challenges facing our communities. By empowering nonprofit organizations around the world with technology, grants, and employee giving, we're investing in building stronger and more resilient communities.

Eric J. Smith

Prosecutor Smith is the chief law enforcement official for Macomb County, and fights to protect the safety and security of homes and families.  His office is dedicated to providing the finest legal representation to Macomb County citizens and police departments.


.Other Major Sponsors.

Sterling Heights Area Community Foundation

The Sterling Heights Area Community Foundation improves the quality of life of area residents through cultural, educational and recreational activities.  The Foundation sponsors programs and projects that reach every member of the Sterling Heights community and has contributed more than $1.1 million to organizations and activities that support its mission.

PTI Engineered Plastics

PTI Engineered Plastics is a leading American custom injection molder and manufacturer of plastic components and assemblies.  PTI is a diverse plastic injection molding company servicing the medical, automotive, defense/aerospace, and commercial/consumer products industries.

Bank of America

Bank of America is a global financial institution that is guided by a common purpose to help make financial lives better by connecting clients and communities to the resource they need to be successful. It delivers this through a focus on responsible growth and environmental, social and governance leadership.


 Scholarship Program 


As the leader in automotive safety, ZF-TRW produces advanced active systems in braking; steering and suspension; and sophisticated occupant safety systems, including airbags, seat belts and steering wheels. TRW has approximately 63,500 employees working in more than 185 locations in every vehicle-producing region worldwide.  They provide scholarships for top Olympians each year to Macomb Community College.


.Event Sponsors.

Detroit Zoological Society - sponsor and Supervisor of Wildlife Safari

Dr. Jim Skoney – sponsor of A is for Anatomy

Huron Clinton Metroparks – sponsor of Amazing Arthropods

Family Eye Care Associates – sponsor of Reflection Relay 

Vicki Fraternali - sponsor of Starry, Starry Night

Great Lakes Hobby & Toy – sponsor of Crash Car Eggspert

Mt. Clemens Gem & Lapidary Society - sponsor of Rock Hound

Open Mind Development – sponsor of Charged Up

PTI Engineered Plastics - sponsor of Chemical Reactions

Home Depot - sponsor of  Precision Ping Pong Propulsion

Bruno's Dive Shop - sponsor of Water Rockets

Sterling Heights Community Foundation - sponsor of Flash Mobile

Henderson Glass - sponsor of Reflection Relay

AECOM - sponsor of Mystery Architecture

Joel Haase - sponsor of Code Ninjas

Sherrif Anthonly Wickersham - sponsor of Crime Busters

Prosecutor Eric J. Smith - sponsor of Crime Busters

Clinton Preferred Pediatrics - sponsor of Weather or Not

Regina Zibuck - sponsor of Poisons and Potions

David Stuesloff - sponsor of Write It Do It

Annette Lozen - sponsor of Experimental Design

Paul Voydanoff - sponsor of Mission Possible

Lear - sponsor of Thermodynamics

Ron Rolfe Family - sponsor of Rock Hound

Matt & Laura Weiker - sponsor of Forensics

Battery Shack - sponsor of Charged Up