Founders

Zing Zumm Children's Museum of Jacksonville opened it's doors to the public on November 30th, 2018. This would not have been possible without the founding donors, sponsors, and board members. With their vision and support, Zing Zumm's mission to provide a special space for families to play, imagine, create, explore, and learn.

Founding Donors

  • BB&T
  • Betty Davis
  • Bill and Val Darner
  • Dora Smith Compton
  • Dr. and Mrs. Scott Johnson
  • Greg and Angie Cooper
  • Greg Popkin Family
  • Floors Galore
  • Jean Mullen
  • Jim and Anna Hamilton
  • New River Spouses Club
  • Onslow County Shriners
  • Michael and Diane Schwalm
  • Parrot Head Club
  • Realo Drug Stores
  • Ric and Mira Moehrke
  • Steve and Catherine Wangerin
  • W T Humphrey, Inc.
  • Chandra Martin
  • Al and Anita Potts
  • Art and Pam Furtney
  • Bailey King and Associates
  • Al and Kelsey Ervin 
  • Coastal Enterprises
  • Col (Ret.) & Mrs. Jay Sollis
  • Dr. and Mrs. James Wilson
  • Dr. and Mrs. John Almeida
  • Dr. John Romulus
  • Dr. Jose Arauz
  • Dr. Peter Eweje
  • Dr. and Mrs. Tim Edwards
  • Dr. and Mrs. Tom Meadows
  • First Baptist Child Care
  • First Bank
  • Jacksonville Kiwanis Club
  • John & Faye Carter
  • Kiwanis Club Onslow County
  • Michael and Regina Edwards
  • Modern Exterminating
  • Patriot Blinds and more
  • Pete Burgess
  • Piggly Wiggly #57
  • Randy Schilsky, DC
  • Robert and Lynn Warden
  • Saigon Sam’s
  • Sanders Ford
  • Senator Harry Brown
  • Sherwin Williams Paint
  • SIA Insurance
  • The Marsh Family
  • Web Design City
  • Marine Federal Credit Union
  • Don Williamson Nissan
  • Golden Corral
  • JnB Tek, LLC
  • Jones Onslow Electric Company
  • Marine Chevrolet
  • Onslow Animal Hospital, Dr. Bobby Sheegog
  • Southern Touch Painting
  • The Ray Family
  • Camp Lejeune Spouses Club
  • Col (Ret.)& Mrs. JB Beavers
  • Donna Ruse
  • Dr. & Mrs. James Boyce
  • Dr. and Mrs. Charles Martin
  • Ellie Mac Designs
  • Extreme Outfitters
  • Bundage and Nancy Guy
  • Honey Baked Ham
  • Jacksonville Board of Realtors
  • Lejeune Honda
  • Let. Gen. (Ret.) & Mrs. James Gaskin
  • Jacksonville South Rotary
  • Stevenson Toyota
  • White and Johnson Pediatric Dentistry


Founding Grants

  • City of Jacksonville Facade Improvement

  • Jacksonville Tourism Development Authority Capital Project
  • North Carolina Department of Natural and Cultural Resources
  • Onslow County Board of Commissioners
  • Ronald McDonald Foundation 
  • Wells Fargo Bank

Founding Board Members

  • Lani Beuerman
  • Liz Owens
  • Anastasia Judge-Arauz 
  • Chris Phelps
  • Kathy Canby
  • Megan Craine
  • Melissa Russell
  • Pat Collins
  • Roy Smith
  • Samantha Plocica
  • Shannon Sydes
  • Van Edwards
  • Wanda Elliott
  • Wyonia Chevis