Please note that the reception time has changed to 5:30-6:45pm. Presentations and Dinner will be held from 7:00-9:00 pm.
To celebrate 93 years of U.S.-Japan friendship in true holiday spirit, the Society will host our 37th Annual Holiday Fundraiser and Bonenkai on December 14, 2023 at the Union League Club of Chicago. The Society’s goal is to continue to strengthen the relationship between Japan and the United States, and to celebrate cross-cultural understanding and friendships. We thank you in advance for helping us in this continued endeavor, and look forward to a promising 2024.
All proceeds from this event will benefit programming and educational endeavors.
Winner does not need to be present to win. Once tickets are purchased, JASC staff will complete contact info on ticket and will email purchaser ticket # info. Winner is responsible for tax and fuel charges.
Purchase tickets under TICKETS SECTION below.
Donate a gift certificate and/or item for silent auction.
You and/or your organization will receive a display board outlining your donation, which will be viewed by 200+ Japanese and American executives and their guests. In addition, your company will be listed in an auction book to be disseminated to all attendees, as well as listed as a donor in the Society’s email update.
Cash donors will be listed in a program book to be disseminated to 200+ Japanese and American executives and their guests. All cash donors will be listed in the Society’s annual report and email update.
Donations of $700+ will receive one complimentary dinner reservation.
All donations are tax deductible (FEIN # 36-2480811).
Click the button or scan the QR code below to make a donation.
The Society seeks volunteers to assist with everything from auction set-up to registration and final auction coordination.
If you are interested in volunteering, please CLICK HERE or email Erika Kono at . All volunteers will receive a volunteer link in early to mid-November listing all available opportunities with detailed descriptions. A light dinner will be provided and a $50 travel stipend.