2017 Silk Road Gala

Saturday, October 28, 2017, 6:30pm - 9:30pm

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

Now in its 25th 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, and silent auction. Guests are also invited to visit the Museum during reception. 

Individual tickets are $225.  Purchase tickets here

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

2017 Co-Chairs

Sherry Dong, Director of Community Health Improvement Programs, Tufts Medical Center

Kanchan Ganda, M.D., Professor & Head, Division of Medicine, Department of Comprehensive Care,Tufts University School of Dental Medicine

 Vivan Hsu, Principal, Hsu & Associates LLC

 Cheng Imm Tan, President, CIT Consulting & Coaching and ATASK Founder


Janet Wu, TV Personality & Journalist

Food & Drink Featuring 

Bistro Duet, Cyrille Couet

Brown Sugar Cafe, Thu Pinyochon

Corner Cafe Bakery, Great Taste, and Top Bread

Dovetail Sake, Todd Belomy 

Ma MaisonJacky Robert

MEMTeaGilbert Tsang

PiperiThomas John

Sue's Jazz Kitchen, Sue Yang

Tanam, Ellie Tiglao

Entertainment Featuring

Gund Kwok

Iswelahang Pilipino Rondalla

Nazar Bollywood Dance Troupe

Dance Philippines Performing Arts Company

Gala Sponsors


Tufts Medical Center


United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley


South Cove Community Health Center

Ana M. Stricoff


Atusko & Larry Fish

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


Bob's Discount Furniture

Paul & Sandy Edgerley Charitable Trust Fund

Sarah G. Kim

Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky, and Popeo PPC

Tufts University School of Dental Medicine


Elisa Choi, MD

Ernst & Young, LLP

Drs. Kanchan and Om Ganda

Vivian Hsu and Philip Goldberg

Sylvia Han and Bruce Rubenstein

HUB International New England

Kija Kim and Jim Alyward

Vincent Lau

Mary and Paul W. Lee

Neighborhood Health Plan

Audrey H. Paek

Partners HealthCare

Poonam Patidar

Sun Life Financial

Michael Tow

Lisa Wong and Lynn Chang

Ellen and Peter Zane


Newton-Wellesley Hospital

Wellesley Bank Foundation

Special Thanks

A Better Resolution

Charlie Castro Photography

O'Connell Design Build Ltd