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Become a Friend of the Asia Pacific Dance Festival

APDF relies on funds from a variety of sources to provide the rich experiences that make the Festival a unique and rewarding experience. They include ticket sales, grant funds, co-sponsorship agreements and individual donations. We are proud of the growing community of individual donors and would love to add you to our list.
Donations are tax-deductible and can be made to East-West Center Foundation either by phone, mail or through our secure online donation form.

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To donate by phone, please call the East West Center Foundation at 808-944-7105.


Friends of Asia Pacific Dance Festival

Promoter $1000+

Mark & Carolyn Blackburn, Dr. Ric Fund for Education, Arts, and Culture of the Hawaiʻi Community Foundation, Dr. Daniel & Jane H. Katayama, Ambassador Charles Salmon, Barbara Smith, Judy Van Zile

Producers $500-9997

Halla Huhm Foundation, Greg Lizenberry, Mr. & Mrs. Rex Kim

Directors $250-499

Lucia Aranda & Tim Slaughter, William Feltz, Mary Jo Freshley, Jean E. Rolles

Supporters $100-249

Anonymous, Peggy Gaither Adams, Ann Asakura, Eric Chang, Richard Criley, Ruth & Steve Dawson, Carol Egan, Rafia Hasina, Richard Kennedy & Steven Prieto, Terese Leber, Kara Miller, Matthew Moy, Cheryl Nakasone, Ethel Aiko Oda, Michael Pili Pang, Violet Lau Pang, Aaron & Makanani Sala, Cuyler Shaw, Yukie Shiroma, Annabelle Takahashi, Dr. Lyndon Wester, Elizabeth Wichman-Walczak

Contributors $50-99

Lyle E. Hendricks, Gertrude Y. Tsutsumi, Ethel Ward

Organizational Supporters of Asia Pacific Dance Festival


The Arthur Goodfriend Intercultural Fund •  East-West Center Arts Ohana • Hawaiʻi Pacific Rim Society •  Jackie Chan Foundation USA •  Sidney Stern Memorial Trust