27th Annual Historymakers Awards Gala (2023)


The Chinese American Museum proudly announces:

The 27th Annual Historymakers Awards Gala 

“Standing on the Shoulders of Those Who Led the Way” 


Thursday, November 9, 2023 

4:30 PM: President’s Reception (by invitation only)

5:00 PM: Cocktails and Silent Auction

6:30 PM: Dinner and Awards Program

The Westin Bonaventure Hotel and Suites – 404 South Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, CA

The gala’s theme, “Standing on the Shoulders of Those Who Led the Way,” honors the fearless leaders, who have dedicated their lives to pursuing the greater good and creating a better tomorrow for Chinese Americans.

To purchase tickets or to become a tiered sponsor, please visit this link to reserve your spot online! https://camla.org/historymakers-tables-and-tickets/

To pay by check, please visit us in person or call (213) 485-8484.

For the parking map, please visit here: HM Parking Map 2023



                                                        Pam Chen
News & Media Impact Award

                                                        Dayton Ong
Community Pioneer Award

                                                        Nathan Wang
Musical Warrior Award

                                                        Anna May Wong (posthumous)
Dr. Dan S. Louie Jr. Lifetime Achievement Award

                  Champions for the Congressional Gold Medal
Veterans of Southern California:

Major General Robert G.F. Lee (Ret.), Major General K.K. Chinn (Ret.), Major General Darryll D.M. Wong (Ret.), Rear Admiral Alma Mei Oi Lau Grocki (Ret.)

American Spirit Award

Chinatown Service Center
Judge Ronald S.W. Lew Visionary Award

2023 President’s Award Recipient

Dorothy Tamashiro (posthumous)

Honorary Dinner Chairs

Dr. Carl and Linda Moy

Honorary Event Co-Chairs

Larry Jung and Mei Wah Lau




Event Sponsor

Platinum Sponsor

Diamond Sponsors

Gay Q. Yuen, Ph.D.

Dr. Carl and Linda Moy Foundation

Koo and Patricia Yuen through the Yuen Foundation

Lai Lillian Lee Jang

Gold Sponsors



Daniel Fong

Bing Liu

Jim and Lily Jang

Robert and Esther Louie Henry

Larry Jung

Friends of Elizabeth Yang

Susanna and Evans Lam

Winston and Joanne Young

Matthew and Joy Lin


Thanks to everyone who supported our 27th Annual Historymakers Awards Gala!


For more information, please email info@camla.org