Leaders on the Frontlines:

Asia’s Changemakers
of Today and Tomorrow

11 September 2018

Presented by:

The Asia Foundation and Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. cordially invite you to a special dinner honoring:


Ban Ki-moon

Eighth Secretary-General of the United Nations
With the Chang-Lin Tien Distinguished Leadership Award

Featuring the 2018 Asia Foundation Development Fellows

Emceed by Sydnie Kohara
Award-winning broadcast journalist

Julia Morgan Ballroom | Merchants Exchange Building
465 California Street, 15th Floor, San Francisco

Reception 6:00 pm
Dinner program 7:00 pm

The Chang-Lin Tien Distinguished Leadership Award recognizes prominent Asian leaders for a lifetime of achievement in government, business, and academia. The Award is named in honor of the late Dr. Chang-Lin Tien, former grantee and chair of The Asia Foundation’s Board of Trustees, and chancellor of the University of California at Berkeley, who is widely respected for his accomplishments in science, higher education, and U.S.-Asia relations.

The Asia Foundation Development Fellows program brings together exceptional individuals who are shaping Asia’s future. Twelve emerging leaders are selected each year to join a vibrant community of changemakers working on the frontlines to address the region’s most pressing development challenges.

Sponsorship levels

FELLOWSHIP SPONSOR – $30,000

  • Sponsor one 2019 Asia Foundation Development Fellow, covering the cost of their entire one-year professional advancement program, strengthening their leadership skills and enhancing their knowledge of Asia’s critical development challenges
  • One table for ten at the award dinner, including a Trustee or senior staff member of The Asia Foundation and/or one of our inspiring 2018 Fellows
  • Your company logo on event invitation, webpage, program, and event signage*
  • Verbal recognition in opening remarks at the Dinner
  • Exclusive invitation to a special VIP event the week of the Dinner
  • Year-round recognition in The Asia Foundation’s Annual Report and on the Foundation’s website

VISIONARY SPONSOR – $10,000

  • One table for ten at the award dinner with the option to include one inspiring 2018 Fellow
  • Your company logo on event invitation, webpage, program, and event signage*
  • Verbal recognition in opening remarks at the dinner
  • Invitation to an exclusive VIP event the week of the Dinner
  • Year-round recognition in The Asia Foundation’s Annual Report and online

INSPIRATIONAL SPONSOR – $5,000

  • One table for ten at the award dinner
  • Acknowledgement on our event webpage, in our program and electronic signage at the Dinner*
  • Year-round recognition in The Asia Foundation’s Annual Report

*Commitment required by June 18 for inclusion in invitation, August 16 for program and signage

 

Individual Tickets

VIP TICKET $500

  • One preferred seat at the Dinner
  • Invitation for one to attend the VIP Reception the week of the Dinner
  • Year-round recognition in The Asia Foundation’s Annual Report

GENERAL TICKET $300

  • One seat at the Dinner
  • Year-round recognition in The Asia Foundation’s Annual Report

YOUNG PROFESSIONAL $175

  • 30 years and younger only, limited quantity available
  • One seat at the Dinner
  • Year-round recognition in The Asia Foundation’s Annual Report

For questions about sponsorship benefits and opportunities please contact Wendy Soone-Broder at wendy.soone-broder@asiafoundation.org or 415 743-3366

Fair market value is $150 per person Tax ID/FIN # 94-11911246