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2016 Gala

Save the Date APIDC Postcard 7.21.16 pic-page-001 Please join us for APIDC’s festive Third Annual Gala, where we will be celebrating the 26th Anniversary of Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), and its pioneering role in driving the advancement of the right of people with disabilities.

When: Saturday, November 19, 2016
5:00 p.m. Reception & Holiday Silent Auction
6:30 p.m. Dinner Program

Where: 617 South Olive Street
Los Angeles, CA 90014

Attire: Black-tie Optional

Ticket Information:

To purchase tickets online, please visit

To purchase tickets by check, please indicate number and type of tickets, guest names, purchaser’s contact email & phone, and number of vegetarian meals requested, make the check payable to APIDC and mail to the following address:

c/o Kinaga Law Firm

617 South Olive Street, Suite 1210
Los Angeles, California 90014

For additional information, sponsorship opportunities, or if you would like to make a silent auction donation, please email Chester Hashizume at


Honorable Don Knabe, Member, Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors

Lillibeth Navarro, Founder and Executive Director of Communities Actively Living Independent and Free

Southern California Gas Company



You can also support APIDC through purchasing an ad in the Gala Program Brochure:

Full page (8 ½ x 11) – $750

Half page – $400

Quarter page – $250

Deadline for ad submittal: November 4.

Please contact Chester Hashizume at for details.

Enter our 1st Gala Raffle! 

Prize: Hawaiian Vacation Package, which consists of 3 nights at Prince Hotel Oahu and 80,000 complimentary HawaiianMiles to use toward travel redemption on Hawaiian Airlines (Must have a HawaiianMiles account to redeem. Hawaiian miles must be deposited by December 19, 2016 and Prince Hotel must be redeemed by November 18, 2017) .  FMV:  $2,900

Raffle ticket prices: $10 for one ticket, $20 for 3 tickets, $50 for 7 tickets

To purchase raffle tickets, download Raffle Purchase Form, fill out, and mail with payment to: Kinaga Law Firm, 617 South Olive Street, Suite 1210, Los Angeles, CA 90014. Please read the rules on the form. Tickets for payment received after November 18 will not be eligible for the drawing.

Do Your Holiday Gift Shopping – Check Out our Fabulous Silent Auction items!   

APIDC is 501(c)(3) non-profit organization

Thank you so much for your wonderful and generous support.

2016 Gala Committee:committee member-page-001

Youth Leadership Institute Sub-Committee: