Our 2014 sponsors are making Cincinnati Mini Maker Faire a reality! Thanks to their dedication to the maker movement, we are able to provide two days of this amazing free event.
The Carol Ann and Ralph V. Haile, Jr./U.S. Bank Foundation
TheCarol Ann and Ralph V. Haile, Jr./U.S. Bank Foundation is an independent family foundation dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for residents in our region. They concentrate their efforts and resources in areas about which Carol and Ralph were most passionate: Art and Culture, Community Development, Education, and Human Services. In collaboration with our region’s stakeholders, they help lead the way to a strong and vibrant community across ten counties in Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana. For more information visit www.haileusb.org.
Procter & Gamble R&D and Design
P&G’s vision is to be the best consumer products company in the world, with delightful brands, products, and packages which offer superior quality and value to the world’s consumers. Innovation is the lifeblood of the Company, led by P&G’s R&D and Design organizations who are delighted to co-sponsor this year’s Maker Faire. http://www.pg.com
Headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, The Gorilla Glue Company is a leading manufacturer of adhesive solutions for DIYers, woodworkers and professionals. The company revamped the retail adhesive landscape with its 1999 introduction of the wildly popular Gorilla Glue, a unique, all-purpose adhesive with an amazing ability to bond almost any material including wood, ceramic, stone, metal and more.
On a mission to make products that deliver impressive results, the company has since expanded its offerings to include Gorilla Tape®, Gorilla™ Super Glue Impact-Tough® Formula, Gorilla™ Wood Glue, and Gorilla™ Epoxy, further solidifying the brand’s reputation as the “go-to” product line FOR THE TOUGHEST JOBS ON PLANET EARTH®.
Gorilla brand products are proudly Made Tough in U.S.A. http://www.gorillatough.com
Connect a Million Minds
Time Warner Cable’s Connect a Million Minds is a five-year, $100 million cash and in-kind philanthropic initiative to address America’s declining proficiency in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM), which puts our children at risk of not competing successfully in a global economy.
Using its media assets, TWC creates awareness of the issue and inspires students to develop the STEM skills they need to become the problem solvers of tomorrow. http://www.connectamillionminds.com
Additional Sponsorship provided by The Manufactory
The Manufactory is a member driven public access workshop focused on providing our community with the necessary tools and knowledge to turn their ideas into reality!
From hand tools to CNC to sewing machines and everything in between. If you enjoy woodworking, metalworking, design, prototyping or custom fabrication then The Manufactory is the place for you! Full access to a wide variety of machines and equipment in a comfortable 17,000 sq ft environment will ensure that you have everything at your fingertips to complete even the most advanced projects. http://themanufactory.us