23rd Annual Gala – Strong Women, Strong Communities

For more information please contact us by
Email: gala@oacc.cc
Phone: 510.637.0464

Please download OACC 23rd Annual Gala Sponsorship Deck

Sign-Up to Volunteer at the Gala

5:30 PM: Welcome Reception
6:30 PM: Dinner & Program

Live Auction and Raffle
Business Formal
Traditional Attire Optional

Oakland Asian Cultural Center (OACC) invites you to the 23rd Annual Gala to celebrate the extraordinary Asian American women leaders who are creating positive social impact in our community by building vibrant and healthy communities through advocacy and policymaking. Our Gala will bring together civic, business and community leaders and other friends of the Oakland Asian Cultural Center. Together we will celebrate the diverse and richness of all of the various cultures which makes Oakland and the Bay Area such a special place.

Please join us!

GALA CO-CHAIRS

Angela-Tsay

Angela Tsay

Oaklandish

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Rick da Silva

Wellington Property Company

HONOREES

NIkki-Bas

Councilmember Nikki Fortunato Bas

Oakland District 2

The first Filipino-American to be elected to the Oakland City Council

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Councilmember Sheng Thao

Oakland District 4

The first Hmong-American in California to be elected to a City Council.

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EMCEE

Mina-Li

Mina Li

KTSF

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AUCTIONEER

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Franco Finn

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SPECIAL CULINARY EXPERIENCE

OACC is thrilled to partner with some of the Bay Area’s most exciting chefs to offer their culinary creations during the dinner

Reem Assil

Reem Assil

Food & Wine Restaurants  of the Year 2018
Thrillist Best New Chef
James Beard 2018 Semi-Finalists
San Francisco Chronicle
Rising Star Chef

Nora Horan

Nora Horan

Beat Bobby Flay
KQED East Bay Best Burger
EastBay Express
Edible East Bay

Fernay Mcpherson

Fernay Mcpherson

San Francisco Chronicle Rising Star Chef
La Cocina Alumni
Brown Sugar Kitchen Alumni
Southern Foodways  Alliance

Tu David Phu

Tu David Phu

San Francisco Chronicle Rising Star Chef
Bravo Top Chef 15
First Kitchen, Co-Executive Producer
Whole Foods, Chef Ambassador

SPONSORS

 

Roselyn and Weylin Eng & Family

AC Transit, Stewart Chen, Kathleen Collins & Richard Cowan, Timonthy K. Law, Evelyn Lee and David Izu,
Oakland Chinatown Chamber of Commerce, Sandra Ue, Virginia Sung, Wa Sung Community Service Club

DINNER SPONSOR

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Proceeds from the Gala will support the work of OACC and help us to create
robust programs and events that serve the Asian American community in
Oakland and beyond.