2019 Sun & Star Legacy Award Dinner
Monday, May 13 | 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Sun & Star Legacy Award Recipient:
Irene Hirano Inouye
President, U.S.-Japan Council
Bridges-to-Friendship Award Recipient:
Dallas Kiyari Daiko
Chairman and CEO, American Airlines
Join us as we honor outstanding supporters of the U.S.-Japan relationship. Ms. Irene Hirano Inouye, president of U.S.-Japan Council, will receive the Sun & Star Legacy Award for her lifelong contributions to U.S.-Japan relations on multiple levels and in many realms, especially through her leadership at the Japanese American National Museum and U.S.-Japan Council.
Dallas Kiyari Daiko will receive the Bridges-to-Friendship Award in recognition of its many years of sharing Japanese culture in North Texas.
The Award Dinner features a cocktail reception, silent auction, and an exclusive Patrons’ Reception for sponsors and dignitaries, followed by dinner and the award program.
6:00 – 7:30 PM | Patrons’ Reception
6:00 – 7:30 PM | Cocktails & Silent Auction
7:30 – 9:30 PM | Dinner & Program
Omni Frisco Hotel
11 Cowboys Way, Frisco, TX 75034
* Special Room Rate is available for our guests. Reservations must be made on or before April 13. Click here for online booking or call Omni Reservations at 1-800-THE-OMNI, referring to the Sun & Star Legacy Award Dinner.
Members $250 | General Public $275
RSVP by Friday, May 3
Platinum $25,000 | Gold $10,000
Silver $6,000 | Bronze $4,000
Table (member) $2,750 | Table (public) $3,000
* If you cannot attend, but would like to make a donation in support of the Japan-America Society of Dallas/Fort Worth, click here.
Bain & Company
Frisco Economic Development Corporation
Haynes and Boone, LLP
Mitsui Bussan Logistics Inc.
Baker Botts LLP
Barnes & Thornburg LLP
Harwood International and Bleu Ciel
Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation America
Richardson Economic Development Partnership
NTT DATA Services, LLC
Sanden of America Inc.
SMU Tower Center, Sun & Star Japan and East Asia Program
The City of Plano
The Okada Family Foundation