Get Involved

Become a part of Nisei Week and celebrate our culture and community

Join us in supporting the Nisei Week Japanese Festival and our continuing efforts to celebrate the Japanese and Japanese American culture.
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Volunteer

Sign up to volunteer for the various Nisei Week activities. Opportunities are available for different levels of engagement depending on your availability.

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Sponsor

Your sponsorship will support the Nisei Week Foundation as well as provide valuable marketing opportunities for you and your business.

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Donate

Your valued donations will help us carry on Nisei Week traditions for future generations.

Volunteer Form

Please provide your contact information below and select which events you would like to volunteer for.  For more information about each event, place your cursor over the  icon next to the event name.  After submitting your volunteer form, a member from the event committee will contact you about available roles.

  • Select from the following:
  • You will be automatically redirected to the Liability Consent Form after submission.

Sponsorship

Your sponsorship and contribution will directly support our production as well as provide valuable marketing opportunity for you and your business.

SPONSORSHIP RETURN FORM

Sponsorship Tiers

ANNIVERSARY SPONSOR – Contribution Required: $80,000

  • Anniversary Sponsor logo/name on niseiweek.org website and printed materials.
  • Full-page color ad in the Commemorative Souvenir Booklet.
  • Customized benefit package for Anniversary Sponsor.
  • Access to all Nisei Week Events.
  • Exclusivity of brand use.
  • Participation in the Nisei Week Opening and Closing Ceremonies.
  • Float participation in the Nisei Week Grand Parade.
  • Table(s) of ten seats of Anniversary-level seating at the Coronation Golden Circle Dinner, Awards Dinner, and Pioneer Luncheon.
  • Ticket(s) to the Coronation.
  • Tickets for guests to the Nisei Week Opening Ceremony.
  • Signed Commemorative Souvenir Booklet(s) and photo(s) of the Queen and Court.

DIAMOND SPONSOR – Contribution Required: $25,000

  • Diamond Sponsor logo/name on niseiweek.org website.
  • Full-page color ad in the Commemorative Souvenir Booklet.
  • Two tables of ten seats (10) of Diamond-level seating at the Coronation Golden Circle Dinner, Awards Dinner, and Pioneer Luncheon.
  • Fifteen (15) tickets to the Coronation.
  • Fifteen (15) guests to the Nisei Week Opening Ceremony.
  • Two signed Commemorative Souvenir Booklet and photo of the Queen and Court.

PLATINUM SPONSOR – Contribution Required: $10,000

  • Platinum Sponsor logo/name on niseiweek.org website.
  • Full-page color ad in the Commemorative Souvenir Booklet.
  • One table of ten (10) of Platinum-level seating at the Coronation Golden Circle Dinner, Awards Dinner, and Pioneer Luncheon.
  • Ten (10) tickets to the Coronation.
  • Ten (10) guests to the Nisei Week Opening Ceremony.
  • One signed Commemorative Souvenir Booklet and photo of the Queen and Ceremony.

GOLD SPONSOR – Contribution Required: $7,500

  • Gold Sponsor logo/name on niseiweek.org website.
  • Full-page color ad in the Commemorative Souvenir Booklet.
  • One table of ten seats of Gold-level seating at the Coronation Golden Circle Dinner and EITHER Awards Dinner or Pioneer Luncheon.
  • Ten (10) tickets to the Coronation.
  • Ten (10) guests to the Nisei Week Opening Ceremony.
  • One signed Commemorative Souvenir Booklet and photo of the Queen and Court.

SILVER SPONSOR – Contribution Required: $5,000

  • Silver Sponsor logo/name on niseiweek.org website.
  • Full-page black & white ad in the Commemorative Souvenir Booklet.
  • One table of ten seats of Silver-level seating at ONE event: Coronation Golden Circle Dinner and Ball, Awards Dinner, or Pioneer Luncheon.
  • Ten (10) tickets to the Coronation.
  • Five (5) guests to the Nisei Week Opening Ceremony.
  • One signed Commemorative Souvenir Booklet and photo of the Queen and Court.

BRONZE SPONSOR – Contribution Required: $3,000

  • Bronze Sponsor logo/name on niseiweek.org website.
  • Half-page black & white ad in the Commemorative Souvenir Booklet.
  • One table of ten seats of Bronze-level seating at ONE event: Coronation Golden Circle Dinner and Ball, Awards Dinner, or Pioneer Luncheon.
  • Ten (10) tickets to the Coronation.
  • Three (3) guests to the Nisei Week Opening Ceremony.
  • One signed Commemorative Souvenir Booklet and photo of the Queen and Court.

Event Underwriting Sponsorship

Contribution of $5,000 or greater

  • Event Sponsor logo/name on niseiweek.org website, Souvenir Booklet, promotional materials and press releases.
  • Full-page color ad in the Commemorative Souvenir Booklet.

Contribution of $2,500 to $4,999

  • Event Sponsor logo/name on niseiweek.org website, Souvenir Booklet, promotional materials and press releases.
  • Half-page black & white ad in the Commemorative Souvenir Booklet.

Contribution under $2,500

  • Event Sponsor logo/name on niseiweek.org website, Souvenir Booklet, promotional materials and press releases.
  • Quarter-page black & white ad in the Commemorative Souvenir Booklet.

Other Opportunities

FLOAT SPONSOR

  • $6,000 (includes float participation & building fee)
  • Company name on float.

OPPORTUNITY DRAWING PRIZE

  • Conducted at Festival Closing Ceremony
  • Prize donor listed on the Nisei Week website.

QUEEN & COURT TREASURE CHEST

  • Formal recognition as “Treasure Chest Sponsor” of Coronation.
  • Treasure Chest Sponsor logo/name on niseiweek.org website.
  • Treasure Chest sponsor listing in Commemorative Souvenir Booklet.
  • Two (2) tickets to the Coronation Ball.

COMMEMORATIVE SOUVENIR BOOKLET ADVERTISING

  • Please see Nisei Week Sponsorship Form for advertisement costs.

CORONATION GOLDEN CIRCLE DINNER & BALL, AWARDS DINNER AND PIONEER LUNCHEON

  • One table of ten seats at the Golden Circle Dinner* – $1,800
  • One table of ten seats at the Awards Dinner – $950
  • One table of ten seats at the Pioneer Luncheon – $700
  • Donor recognition on table tents

*Includes ten (10) tickets to the Coronation.

Thank you for your contribution. A receipt will be provided for your generous donation. The Nisei Week Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charitable organization with Tax ID #95-4715068.

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