2014 Award of Honor Gala Auction Items

The Japan Society of Northern California would like to thank all of our generous donors for contributing to this year’s Award of Honor Gala auction!

  

Live Auction 

  • 1 Case of Kenzo Wine
    • Retail Value: $1080
    • 6 bottles of Rindo &  6 bottles of Asatsuya

  • Dinner for 6 at the Consul General of Japan’s Official Residence in San Francisco
    • Retail Value: $1000
    • Join San Francisco’s Consul General of Japan Masato Watanabe for dinner at his official residence in Pacific Heights! Their personal chef, Kazuhiko Tajima, will prepare a dinner that you and your five guests will never forget!  Read more about about Chef Tajima here.

 


 

Silent Auction Items

Travel Japan

  • 2 round-trip economy class tickets from SFO/San Jose to Tokyo on ANA with restrictions. Expires: 11/22/2015.
  • 2 Nights stay for 2 guests in deluxe twin/queen bedroom at Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo
  • Expires: 11/30/2015.
  • Donors have valued this package at $3900
  • Please read terms & conditions here.    

Island Escape

  • 2 roundtrip BusinessFirst tickets on United from SFO to Honolulu or Kona.
  • 2 Nights stay in a single or twin room at the Prince Hotel in Waikiki or Hapuna Beach. Expiration date: 9/30/2015
  • 2 tickets to the Bishop Museum in Honolulu
  • Donors have valued this package at $3278
  • Please read terms & conditions here.

 The Big Apple


Japanese Culture Day

  • Gift certificate to Ozumo Contemporary Japanese Cuisine
  • One Private Tour at Asian Art Museum up to 4 people
  • Donors have valued this package at $260

Sushi & Sake Night

  • $100 value gift certificate to Sakae Sushi & Grill in Burlingame
  • 1 Doburoku Kit from Aedan Fermented Foods
  • Donors have valued this package at $125

Relax on Union Square

  • One night stay in deluxe accommodations with buffet breakfast for 2 in The Oak Room
  • Pain and posture clinic’s treatments for computer users, golfers and runners with back, neck, shoulder, knee and foot pain courtesy of Alexander Body Dynamics
  • Donors have valued this package at $725

San Francisco Getaway

  • One weekend night (Fri/Sat) stay for 2 at Hotel Nikko in Deluxe Accommodations with breakfast in Restaurant Anzu.
  • Pain and posture clinic’s treatments for computer users, golfers and runners with back, neck, shoulder, knee and foot pain courtesy of Alexander Body Dynamics
  • Donors have valued this package at $650

Two Nights in Tokyo

  • 2 nights (single or double occupancy) on the Superior Level Floor at the Prince Park Tower Hotel in Tokyo
  • Hello Kitty Weekend Set – Includes pink suitcase and beige handbag
  • Donors have valued this package at $1130

Byington Vineyard & Winery Tour & Tasting

  • Complimentary winery tour and tasting for up to 10 people.
  • Donors have valued this package at $150

Peju Winery
Tour & Tasting

  • Winery tour and tasting for up to 4 guests
  • 3 bottle pack of PEJU wines:
  • PEJU 2013 Napa Valley, Chardonnay
  • PEJU 2011 Piccolo, Red Wine , Napa Valley
  • PEJU 2012 Napa Valley, Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Donors have valued this package at $255

Playstation Gamer Kit

  • Gran Tourismo 6 for Playstation 3
  • Puppeteer for Playstation 3
  • Grey Playstation Sweatshirt
  • Playstation 4 Duffel Bag
  • 2 Beard Head knit beanies
  • Donors have valued this package at $178

Warrior Weekend

  • Two tickets to Golden State Warriors game and VIP parking pass. For the Jan. 25th, 2015 game against Sacramento Kings.
  • $50 gift certificate to Irish Times restaurant in the Financial District
  • Donors have valued this package at $450

A Taste of Japan: Part 1

  • $25 value gift certificate for Wagyu Tataki from Bashamichi Steak and Seafood in Millbrae
  • 1 Doburoku Kit and 1 Japanese Pantry Kit from Aedan Fermented Foods
  • Donors have valued this package at $70 

 

A Taste of Japan: Part 2

  • $250 gift certificate to Kusakabe Japanese restaurant in the Financial District
  • 1 Japanese Pantry Kit from Aedan Fermented Foods
  • Donors have valued this package at $270

Japanese Tea Time

  • 1 Box Tea Set of assorted teas from Lupicia
  • $25 value gift certificate for Wagyu Tataki from Bashamichi Steak and Seafood in Millbrae
  • 1 Japanese Pantry Kit from Aedan Fermented Foods
  • Donors have valued this package at $95 

San Francisco Jazz Night

  • 2 tickets to an SF Jazz show
  • 1 package of Satsuma Wagyu Kozatsu Rib Cap
  • Donors have valued this package at $170

An Evening at the Symphony: The Soilder’s Tale

  • 2 tickets for MTT conducts The Soldier’s Tale, music by Stravinsky, on Saturday, January 17, 2015 at 8:00 PM with Premier Orchestra seating
  • $50 gift certificate to Sanraku Japanese Restaurant
  • Donors have valued this package at $280

Valentine’s Day at the Symphony: Peter Serkin plays Mozart

  • 2 tickets for Peter Serkin plays Mozart, on Saturday, February 14, 2015 at 8:00 PM with Premier 1st Tier seating. Includes a pre-concert 1 hour talk.
  • $50 gift certificate to Sanraku Japanese Restaurant D
  • Donors have valued this package at $225

San Francisco Spa Package

  • One full session massage with communal bath access at Kabuki Spa
  • Good on Weekdays, Expiration date 11/22/2015
  • A gift certificate for pain and posture clinic’s treatments for computer users, golfers courtesy of Alexander Body Dynamics
  • Donors have valued this package at $330

Sakura Haru Sterling Silver Shell Jewelry Set

  • Double Shell Earrings – Sterling silver with 18k gold detail
  • Shell Pendant – Sterling silver with pink sapphires
  • Donors have valued this package at $555 

 

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  • Block prints from The Ellsworth Collection 
  • Suitcases and bags from Hello Kitty
  • Dog clothes & accessories from Simply She
  • Handmade Wishing Pot from ceramicist Akemi Woofter
  • Original artwork painted on a Robert Mondavi Magnum by Margrit Mondavi
  • Suntory Whiskey
  • The Complete Kiri Gift Set by TATCHA
  • Crowded Teeth accessories
  • Hayao Miyazaki’s Memoirs
  • Nintendo Wii U Starter Kit
  • Premium Board Wine Cellar
  • Wine Tasting at Clos du Bois