Thank you for joining us at our 2017 Gala held on May 20! Thanks to your support, we raised $136,000!


 We celebrated InterIm CDA’s 48-year legacy of social justice. Our program included speakers from our community, the annual presentation of the Bob Santos Leadership in Sustainability Award, a live auction, dessert dash and musical entertainment.

On this evening, we presented the Bob Santos Leadership in Sustainability Award to Rep. Sharon Tomiko Santos.

Our Keynote Speaker this evening was Estela Ortega, Executive Director of El Centro de la Raza.

Thank you to our Gala Chair, Denise Moriguchi, CEO of Uwajimaya.

Emcee: Harold Taniguchi

Auctioneer: Sasha Summer Cousineau

We featured for dinner a Kamayan Feast by Madres Kitchen, served family style, including delicious Filipino dishes: Chicken adobo, sesame short ribs, tofu adobo, lumpia, vegetarian fried rice, longaniza, and more!

Photo by Andrew Liu
Photo by Andrew Liu


Thank you to our sponsors! 

Advocate Level




Community Builder Level

Bartell Drugs
Vulcan Inc.

Partner Level

Bridge Housing
Enterprise Community Investment
Finney, Neill & Company, P.S.
Kantor Taylor Nelson Evatt & Decina PC
Hyeok Kim & Michael Parham
Lenati LLC
Orbit Law
Salal Credit Union
Seattle Parks Foundation
Sound Testing, Inc.
Urban Visions
US Bank

Contact:  206-624-1802 ext10