March 14, 2012, St. Louis, Missouri…The Missouri Asian-American Bar Association (MAABA), the Mound City Bar Association, Lawyers for Equality, the Women Lawyers’ Association of St. Louis and the Hispanic Bar Association of St. Louis are pleased to invite the St. Louis community to the 12th Annual Unity Dinner. This year’s Unity Dinner will introduce the Hispanic Bar Association of St. Louis and Lawyers for Equality to greater St. Louis.
Johnny S. Wang, President of MMABA, said, “The inaugural Unity Dinner in 2001 introduced MAABA to the St. Louis legal community to help bring together diverse attorneys in metro St. Louis, and this year’s event celebrates that tradition. All members of the St. Louis business and professional community are invited to attend the 12th Annual Unity Dinner to celebrate diversity and inclusion in the legal profession. The Unity Dinner is a unique opportunity to enjoy a memorable evening of great food, entertainment and diverse networking.”
The Unity Dinner will begin on April 26, 2012, at 6:30 p.m. in the Atrium of luxurious HoteLumiere, 901 North First Street, St. Louis, Missouri, 63102. Hor D’Oeuvres will be served at 6:30 p.m. with dinner service at 7:30 p.m. The Unity Dinner will feature Asian-themed cuisine, including sushi, sashimi and a seafood bar, plus a magnificent buffet inspired by culinary traditions of China, Thailand, Japan and Indonesia. Beer, wine and soft drinks are included in the ticket price. Tickets are $80.00 per person, or $800 for a table of ten.
Sponsorship opportunities are available for local, regional and national businesses and law firms, and for professional, business and not-for-profit organizations and, also, individuals.
Jade Sponsorship available for $1,500.00 includes ten dinner tickets, table sponsorship recognition, full page advertisement in the dinner program, full page advertisement in MAABA’s inaugural Jade Directory of Legal Service Providers, sponsor logo displayed on the projector during dinner, logo displayed on the sponsor’s board at the entrance to the dinner and logo featured on MAABA’s website.
Pearl Sponsorship available for $750.00 includes four dinner tickets, full-page advertisement in the dinner program book, and half-page advertisement in MAABA’s inaugural Jade Directory of Legal Service Providers, along with logo displayed on the projector during dinner, and logo displayed on the sponsor’s board at the dinner entrance.
The event will feature live entertainment by the St. Louis Osuwa Taiko drummers in addition to awards presentations and remarks by diverse bar association leaders. MAABA will announce recipients of the 2012 MAABA Summer Public Interest Fellowship. Last year’s sold-out dinner hosted more than 350 lawyers, judges, law students, business owners and other members of the community.
For information about sponsorship opportunities or to purchase tickets please visit www.maaba-law.org or contact MAABA President Johnny Wang at email Johnny.email@example.com or phone 314 615-6000 or contact MAABA Secretary Lilian Doan at firstname.lastname@example.org or 314 241-2600.