The Annual Historymakers Awards Gala

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Since its inception in 1997, the Chinese American Museum’s Annual Historymakers Awards Gala embodies the vision of pioneers, dedication of volunteers, and continuous community collaboration in celebrating the Chinese American spirit and stories. Prominently recognized as one of the premiere Chinese American events in Southern California, the Gala honors the achievements of extraordinary individuals and organizations that have made a significant impact or lasting contributions towards the advancement of the Chinese American community in Southern California and beyond.

WHEN
Thursday, September 14, 2017

4:00pm Press Conference
4:30pm President’s Reception
5:00pm Registration Begins
5:00pm Silent Auction Opens
6:30pm Program and Dinner

WHERE
The Westin Bonaventure Hotel & Suites, Los Angeles
404 South Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, CA 90071

Honorees

State Assemblymember Ed Chau, District 49
Judge Ronald S.W. Lew Visionary Award
  Dunson K. Cheng
Dr. Dan S. Louie Jr. Lifetime Achievement Award
  T.G. Wing Chow, M.D.
Excellence in Medicine and Community Service
   Leo Chu
Excellence in Leadership & Philanthropy
 

Nissan North America, Inc.
Excellence in Corporate Leadership

 

  Milton Quon
Excellence in the Arts

Honorary Dinner Chair

Dr. Evans Lam
Managing Director – Wealth Management Senior Portfolio Manager

 

Event Chair

Paula Madison
Author of Finding Samuel Lowe

 

Sponsors

DIAMOND SPONSORS

 

 


GOLD SPONSORS


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Munson-Kwok-logo

Madison Media Mgmt

Robert & Esther Louie Henry

Lai Y. Lillian Lee Jang

Susanna and Evans Lam

Wah Lam Wong

Gay Q. Yuen, Ph.D.


  SILVER SPONSORS

 

 

Sponsorship Opportunities

The Historymakers Awards Gala raises funds and awareness for the Chinese American Museum. Your support will make it possible for the Museum to expand its services to the public as an educational resource center on the history and experiences of the Chinese in America and is tax deductible to the extent allowable by law.

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Platinum Sponsor ($50,000)

  • Logo on step & repeat background
  • Two (2) tables of ten (10) guests each
  • Invitation for twenty (20) guests to private, pre-Gala President’s VIP Reception
  • Recognition as a Platinum Sponsor in the Historymakers Awards Gala printed program book
  • Acknowledgment by emcees during dinner program
  • Listing in event-related press releases, CAM’s electronic newsletter, and other pre-event promotional materials
  • Name and logo on CAM’s website (www.camla.org) with link to sponsors’ website
  • Name and logo displayed in the continuously running slide show at the Gala
  • One (1) full page color ad in the program book
  • Click here to reserve now!

Diamond Sponsor ($25,000)

  • One (1) table of ten (10) guests
  • Invitation for ten (10) guests to private, pre-Gala President’s VIP Reception
  • Recognition as a Diamond Sponsor in the Historymakers Awards Gala printed program book
  • Acknowledgment by emcees during dinner program
  • Listing in event-related press releases, CAM’s electronic newsletter, and other pre-event promotional materials
  • Name and logo on CAM’s website (www.camla.org) with link to sponsors’ website
  • Name and logo displayed in the continuously running slide show at the Gala
  • One (1) full page color ad in the program book
  • Click here to reserve now!

Gold Sponsor ($10,000)

  • One (1) table of ten (10) guests
  • Invitation for ten (10) guests to private, pre-Gala President’s VIP Reception
  • Recognition as a Gold Sponsor in the Historymakers Awards Gala printed program book
  • Acknowledgment by emcees during dinner program
  • Listing in event-related press releases, CAM’s electronic newsletter, and other pre-event promotional materials
  • Name and logo on CAM’s website (www.camla.org)
  • Name and logo displayed in the continuously running slide show at the Gala
  • One (1) full page black & white ad in the program book
  • Click here to reserve now!

Silver Sponsor ($5,000)

  • One (1) table of ten (10) guests
  • Recognition as a Silver Sponsor in the Historymakers Awards Gala printed program book
  • Name and logo on CAM’s website (www.camla.org)
  • Name and logo displayed in the continuously running slide show at the Gala
  • One (1) half page black & white ad in the program book
  • Click here to reserve now!

Table Sponsor ($3,000)

  • One (1) table of ten (10) guests
  • Recognition as a Table Sponsor in the Historymakers Awards Gala printed program book
  • Click here to reserve now!

Individual Tickets $350/person

To be a sponsor, click here →

Silent Auction

A donation from your company, store, and/or restaurant to the Gala’s Silent Auction will help support CAM while serving as a great advertisement for your business. Personal donations are also welcomed and greatly appreciated.

For Silent Auction information, click here.

Volunteer

Join the 2017 Historymakers volunteer team!

Your time and assistance is valuable to the success of the Gala. Become a volunteer and get a behind-the-scenes experience of our annual dinner! Volunteer opportunities vary from pre-event preparations, event-day assistance and post-event wrap up.

For Volunteer information, click here.

Past Awards

For information on 2016’s 20th Annual Historymakers Awards Gala, click here.
For information on 2015’s 19th Annual Historymakers Awards Gala, click here.
For information on 2014’s 18th Annual Historymakers Awards Gala, click here.

For a complete list of our past honorees, click here (pdf).

Gallery

View images from the event on flickr