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2011 Award of Honor Gala

November 5, 2011 @ 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Please join us at the 25th annual 2011 Award of Honor Gala as we celebrate US-Japan baseball as well as the teams, players and management who have supported Japan’s earthquake relief efforts.
Award of Honor Recipient:
Ambassador Ryozo Kato, Commissioner, Nippon Professional Baseball
Citizenship Awards:
William H. Neukom, Managing General Partner and CEO, San Francisco Baseball Associates L.P., accepting the award on behalf of the San Francisco Giants
Lewis Wolff, Owner and Managing Partner, Athletic Investment Group, accepting the award on behalf of the Oakland Athletics
Lifetime Achievement Awards:
Masanori “Mashi” Murakami, First Japanese Major League Baseball Player
Sadaharu Oh, Chairman, Fukuoka Softbank Hawks
Date & Time:
Saturday evening, November 5, 2011
VIP Reception: 5:30 pm
General Reception: 6:00 pm
Dinner Program: 7:15 pm
Hotel Nikko
222 Mason Street, San Francisco
Black tie optional.
Sponsor Ticket: $500 each
• Second tier seating at dinner
• Entry to VIP reception
• Listing in program
Patron Ticket: $250 each
• Third tier seating at dinner
Young Professional Ticket (for those 35 and under): $125 each
• Fourth tier seating at dinner
Our 2011 Award of Honor Gala is sold out. If you would like to add your name to our waiting list, please call us at 415-986-4383.
No refunds can be issued for cancellations received after Friday, October 7, 2011. Your contribution to the Japan Society is tax-deductible to the full extent allowed by law.
Please click here for additional information including biographies for this year’s honorees.


November 5, 2011
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm


Hotel Nikko
222 Mason STreet
San Francisco, CA United States
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