JASH Celebrates the Season of Giving at the Holiday Gala & Auction

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Benefit Auctioneer, Ms. Sherry Truhlar, facilitates an exciting bidding war.

On December 8, 2016, a sold-out crowd of nearly 250 JASH members and guests attended the annual JASH Holiday Gala and Auction at the Pōmaika‘i Ballrooms at Dole Cannery Iwilei to raise funds for the Society.

This festive event featured a night of fun and fabulous finds, including vacation packages to New York City and West Korea/Seoul; Honolulu Fish Auction tour and breakfast at Nico’s at Pier 38; a round of golf and lunch at the exclusive Waialae Country Club; a wide array of restaurant gift cards; impressive holiday décor, and rare experiences such as a weekend getaway to Maui, which included airfare, rental car, and an exclusive tour of the Ali‘i Kula Lavender Farm.
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2015 Holiday Gala and Auction Raises Funds for JASH

Junior Ambassadors welcome guests to the Holiday Gala

On December 3, 2015, a sold-out group of nearly 250 JASH members and guests attended the JASH Holiday Gala and Auction at the Pomaika’i Ballrooms at the Dole Cannery Iwilei to raise funds for the Society.Read More

2014 Holiday Gala Hosted by Halekulani on December 3rd

On December 3, 2014, a full-capacity crowd attended JASH’s Holiday Gala at Halekulani. This special networking event also had JASH’s Silent Auction fundraiser, where donations anywhere from gift cards, hotel stays, VIP baseball game tickets, and vacation packages were available for bid by JASH members and their guests. Read More

JASH Celebrates “Bonenkai” with Christmas 5:01

Guests enjoy the Halekulani ambience and cuisine while bidding on auction items

Guests enjoy the Halekulani ambience and cuisine while bidding on auction items

This has been a busy year for JASH. Beginning the year with a memorial service for Japanese training ship Ehime Maru victims, to continuing assisting with recovery efforts from the Great East Japan Earthquake through the Rainbow for Japan Kids project, and promoting educational and exchange programs with sister cities and societies in Japan to include Nagaoka City and Ehime Prefecture, JASH has stayed busy for the entire year. It was time to “kick back”, look at our accomplishments, get recharged, and dedicate ourselves for the tasks ahead next year. Read More

Halekulani Hosts JASH Christmas 5:01 and Silent Auction

Guests enjoy the cuisine prepared by Halekulani's master chefs while bidding on auction items

Guests enjoy the cuisine prepared by Halekulani’s master chefs while bidding on auction items

This year, Mr. Yoshinori Maeda and staff of Halekulani Hotel welcomed JASH to its annual Christmas 5:01 and Silent Auction. The annual event is held to celebrate JASH’s accomplishments through the year, share camaraderie with other members and guests, and raise funds for JASH’s programs for the following year. Read More