2012 Silk Road Gala

Thank you to everyone who supported and attended!

CLICK HERE for photos from the event

Parking Information:

For guests arriving by car, we have two suggested parking options.  The event is being held at 60 State Street, and there is public parking available in the building (enter from Merchant's Row), however we have arranged for discounted parking ($3 off) at 75 State Street (enter off of Broad Street) for Gala guests.  Vouchers will be available at the Registration table.

Live Auction:

Get ready to bid on exciting items, including:
Chinglish & Dinner with David Henry Hwang for 20
New York City Theater Weekend - Book of Mormon package
Sushi & Sake for 8 with Ting - dine with the chef
Cooking with Jody - Hotel stay, spa visit, and cooking class at Rialto
8 Dinners - Meals for two at a variety of restaurants

Top Sponsor:

Click here for a complete list of sponsors!

Featured Chefs:

Jody Adams


Jamie Bissonnette


David Blessing

(The State Room)

Joanne Chang

(Myers + Chang/Flour Bakery and Cafe)

Tim and Nancy Cushman

(o ya)

Alison Fong

(Bon Me)


Phillip Tang

(east by northeast)


Ting Yen

(Oishii Boston)




Eric Lander, PhD

Director, Broad Institute at Harvard and MIT, Human Genome Project


Jeannie Suk, JD

Professor, Harvard Law School



Honorary Committee:

Governor Deval Patrick & Diane Patrick
Mayor of Boston Thomas Menino & Angela Menino
Ellen Zane
, CEO Emeritus & Vice Chairman, Board of Trustees, Tufts Medical Center
Eric J. Beyer
, President & Chief Executive Officer, Tufts Medical Center
Janet Wu
, WHDH/7News

These notable individuals and others will join us for an evening of food and fun in support of the programs and services of ATASK.

For any questions, please contact James Skypeck 617-338-2350 x222 / This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


Through the generous partnership with Longwood Giving, a unique philanthropic concept of Longwood Events designed to enable nonprofits to increase the success of their fundraising events, ATASK is excited to be able to host the 2012 Gala at one of Boston's most exciting venues.

Thank you to the following organizations and individuals for their support of this year's Silk Road Gala:

Gold Crane Sponsors



Silver Crane Sponsors

Fish Family Foundation


Bronze Crane Sponsors

Paul & Sandy Edgerly


Paul W. & Mary Y. Lee

 Morby Family Charitable Foundation

  Kija Kim & Jim Aylward

Sarah G. Kim




Flock of Cranes Sponsors


 Kamal & Vinod Misra  
 Jonathon & Laura Gassner-Otting  

  George Donnelly

 Marian Tse & James Lee



Audrey Paek

  Dorothy Chen-Courtin



Tai Tung Pharmacy, Inc.

Pauline & Terry Ryan

Catherine & Jeff Coburn

Theodore H. Cutler Family Charitable Trust

We appreciate all who have donated their services or items for this year's Silk Road Gala:

Longwood Giving

High & Mighty Beer Company


Georgetown Cupcake


Boston Beer Company


A Better Resolution, Inc. - Frank Miranda

 O'Connell Design Build - Eddie O'Connell



MEM Tea Imports


Green Mountain Coffee Roasters

Brian Choi, photography


  I Dream of Jeanne Cakes

Emilie Chang

Classic Wine Imports

Vienne Milano

90+ Cellars

Winmil Fabrics

Hallie's Flower Garden, Cambridge

Times Square Alliance

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