WHO/WHAT: “Mirai: Our New Future,” the online Annual Gala (Re-Imagined) of the Japan-America Society of Hawaiʻi, will honor both Sony Corporation (represented by Senior VP Hiroshi Kawano) and Executive VP of the Weinberg Foundation Hawaiʻi Office Corbett Kalama, with its Bridge Award.
Performers include enka singer Hikariyama Torao, Hawaiian musician Keauhou, Kenny Endo and his drummers from the Taiko Center of the Pacific. Additionally, JASH’s Online Silent Auction will be held to support JASH’s youth-educational programs and to aid families affected by mental illness.
WHEN/WHERE: The Annual Gala Reimagined is on Saturday, Nov. 14, from 8-9 p.m., HST, and aired on KHNL. Register to purchase “seats”; make Silent Auction donations; or give corporate sponsorships and monetary donations, at e.givesmart.com/events/h8o/. The Online Silent Auction is from Thursday, Nov. 12-Monday, Nov. 16; see jashawaii.org/2020-annual-gala-silent-auction for link and 0zih2ofw.paperform.co for auction item donations.