Saturday, April 6, 2024

In-Person: 5 p.m.—8 p.m.

Livestream: 6 p.m.—8 p.m. PDT


214 South Main Street

Los Angeles, CA, 90012
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2024 Benefit & Online Auction

Illuminating Paths for Generations to Come

Embark on a journey with us on Saturday, April 6 at the Vibiana in Los Angeles for Illuminating Paths, JANM’s annual signature event that will weave poignant lessons of our past with vibrant promises of our future.

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Lighting the Way from Legacy to the Future

Join us for a luminous evening where every story, contribution, and shared memory about the Japanese American community lights our collective path forward. Blending exquisite dining with compelling live performances, our special program will shine a light on our community's legacies and bright futures through stories of resilience, courage, and enduring community spirit.

Your support will help us illuminate these vital paths to ensure they inspire and educate future generations. For inquiries about sponsorship, donations, or any other aspect of our 2024 Benefit, please reach out to us at or call 213.830.5646.

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Ways to Support

There are many ways that people, especially those in the Japanese American community, can contribute, including:

Online Auction

case of wine photographed with bottle sitting on top of rocks

Join the excitement at JANM’s Online Auction!

Support JANM’s mission by taking part in our upcoming online auction. Preview an amazing selection of items from businesses nationwide, including unforgettable vacation experiences, exclusive culinary delights, limited edition artwork, sports memorabilia, and so much more!

Get ready to bid when the auction goes live by registering at

  • Auction preview: Saturday, March 23, 2024
  • Auction goes live: Saturday, March 30, 2024
  • Auction bidding closes: Sunday, April 7, 2024 at 1 p.m. PDT

For any questions or inquiries about the Online Auction, please feel free to reach out to us at or give us a call at 213.830.5646.


Miyako hotel in Little Tokyo

Miyako Hotel

A discounted rate is available for JANM supporters at the Miyako Hotel, located in Little Tokyo, down the street from JANM. You must use the link below to make your reservation.



Other Local Hotels

You may also try the Westin Bonaventure Hotel & Suites, Los Angeles.

Please note that the availability of rooms at all hotels is limited and subject to sell out.