2016 Silk Road Gala

Saturday, November  5, 2016, 6:30pm - 9:30pm

John F. Kennedy Presidential Library & Museum
  Columbia Point, Boston, MA 02125

Now in its 23rd year,  the Silk Road Gala is the Asian Task Force Against Domestic Violence's (ATASK) biggest yearly benefit in support of our essential programs and services. Please join us for a special evening of food, festivities, and celebration, as we honor the many individual and community partnerships that make our work possible. This year's Gala will be held at the JFK Library & Museum, in a beautiful space overlooking Boston Harbor.

The evening starts at 6:30 pm with a reception featuring appetizers, drinks, activities, and silent auction. Guests are also invited to visit the Museum during reception. Dinner starts at 7:30 pm with food stations from local chefs & restaurants and cultural performances throughout the evening.

Individual tickets are on sale now for $200 each.  Paper tickets are not issued for this event: guests are entered into our registration system with ticket purchase and will check in by name at the door. Deadline for registration is Friday, October 7


Get excited for some of the great prizes available at our Silent Auction! 

Pats fans, get your game fix with a pair of tickets to Sunday afternoon's matchup between Patriots and the Seahawks on November 13th at Foxboro. Parking Included!

Round up some friends and an appetite for the $1000 gift certificate to O Ya Restaurant in South Boston.

Going abroad? Wow your travel companions with a new mastery of the local dialect with six weeks of classes at the Boston Language Institute.

The holiday season is approaching...keep your core strengthened despite all the inevitable holiday treats with a six month membership to any Boston branch of YogaWorks!

Wowed by the 2016 US Olympic Gymnasts? Enjoy gymnastics greats perform including Simone Biles, Aly Raisman, and Gabby Douglas at Kellogg's Tour of Gymnastic Champions on Sunday, November 13 at TD Bank Garden

Check out our Auction Preview for a look at some more of the fabulous items available at this year's Silent Auction. 

Can't attend? Support ATASK with an online donation. Your donation supports essential services and programs and is deeply appreciated.

2016 Co-Chairs

Nick Chau, Tai Tung Realty, Inc. & Tai Tung Pharmacy, Inc.

Elisa Choi, M.D., FACP


Janet Wu, TV Personality & Journalist

Food & Drink Featuring 

Thomas John, Piperi

Tru Lang, Journeyman

Erwin Ramos, Olé Mexican Grill

Jacky Robert, Maison Robert

Gilbert Tsang, MEM Tea

Entertainment Featuring

Genki Spark, taiko drumming

Shyam Nepali, sarangi

Iskwelahang Pilipino Rondalla, string ensemble

Nazar, Bollywood dance



Gala Sponsors



Mintz Levin
HUB International logo

CLICK HERE for the full list of sponsors

Special Thanks

A Better Resolution, Inc.

Brown Sugar Cafe

Charlie Castro Photography

Horizon Beverage Company

NYM Design

O'Connell Design Build


ATASK also recognizes United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley as a top supporter