A Salute to Mike


Saturday, October 21, 2017
Holiday Inn San Jose Silicon Valley
1350 North First Street, San Jose, CA 95112

The San Jose Chapter of the Japanese American Citizens League (San Jose JACL) invites you to “A Salute to Mike”, a dinner celebrating Mike Honda for his leadership in championing civil liberties for all during his long career in public service.

This once in a lifetime event is an opportunity to thank Mike in person, and to hear stories about his tenure as a United States Congressman in an informal fireside chat with NBC BayArea’s Mike Inouye. Entertainment by Rodney Takahashi and Friends.

Emcee Mike Inouye,  NBC Bay Area

Emcee Mike Inouye, NBC Bay Area


Join us and become a Sponsor

The San Jose JACL is reaching out to all businesses, organizations, communities and individuals, to show your support and solidarity for the collective well-being of all in the South Bay. Sponsorship will help create opportunities to dialog, share, and celebrate the diversity that makes Silicon Valley a great place to live.


Community Partner


Table of 8 seats, prime location; Group Photo with Mike; Logo & name in media & program**; Organizational materials displayed in lobby

Mike Supporter


Table of 8 seats, preferred location; Group Photo; Name in media & program**

Friends of Mike / Table Host


Table of 8 seats; Name in program**

** Deadline to be included in program:  September 10, 2017

Individual Tickets


Individual Ticket


San Jose JACL Members


Youth (Age 25 & under)


Thank you to our sponsors!

Mid-Peninsula - Div 54

Media Sponsor


Dinner Committee
Tom Oshidari - Co-chair
Sharon Uyeda - Co-chair
Reiko Iwanaga
Joyce Iwasaki
Leon Kimura
Iris Lou
Judy Niizawa
Joyce Oyama
Steve Yamaguma

Honorary Dinner Committee
Nevi Alemu
Cindy Chavez
Dave Cortese
Rod Diridon
Mike Fox, Sr
Jerry Hiura
Ash Kalra
Rosemary Kamei
Sam Liccardo
Norman Mineta
Raul Peralez
Yosh Uchida