35th Annual Gala &
2017 Miss Friendship Ambassador Pageant


Chicago Chinatown Chamber of Commerce
2017 Miss Friendship Ambassador Pageant
Hilton Chicago Hotel | Grand Ballroom
720 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605
Cocktails and Networking 5:30 pm | Dinner 6:00 pm | 7:00 Pageant Program

Join the Chicago Chinatown Chamber of Commerce as it celebrates its 35th Annual Gala & 2017 Miss Friendship Ambassador Pageant on Sunday, November 5th at the Hilton Chicago GrandBallroom. This year’s theme “Chicago’s Chinatown: Empowering Beauty and Business” exemplifies the Chambers’ mission to expand business opportunities and promote Chicago’s Chinatown as a major tourist destination while recognizing beautiful and talented women who represent the Chinese heritage, culture and diversity of the neighborhood.

As the Chamber’s major fundraiser of the year, this event will bring together the largest gathering of Chinese and American business leaders in Chicago and Illinois, in addition to local dignitaries, government officials and community leaders. There will be valuable networking opportunities, a raffle draw for numerous prizes including $2,000 Cash, 18k White Gold, Diamond & Jade Ring, American Eagle Gold Coin, hotel stays at the Hilton Chicago and Waldorf Astoria Chicago and more! Enjoy “dressing up” for a complimentary fun photo at the photo booth. The highlight of the evening will be the 2017 Miss Friendship Ambassador Pageant emceed by ABC7 Chicago’s Emmy Award winning news anchor Judy Hsu. Pageant contestants will be participating in evening gown, Chinese Qipao, swimsuit and talent competitions. Gala attendees will have the opportunity to submit their vote for Miss Photogenic during the evening. Winner will be announced at the end of the pageant.

Opportunities for Sponsorship, Program Book Advertisement and Raffle Donations are available for this outstanding event. Join the sponsors and partners who have already signed up!

Thank you to our Sponsors!

TITLE SPONSOR: Chinatown Parking Corporation

JADE SPONSOR: MassMutual Illinois

PLATINUM SPONSORS: Comcast, Culver Duck, Dalcamo, Golden Country, Horseshoe, Windfall Group

GOLD SPONSORS: AM Center Home Supply, American Metro Bank, Ameristar Casino- East Chicago, Cathay Bank, Chiu Quon Bakery & Dim Sum, Enagic Kangen Water – Independent Distributor, Great Lakes Poultry, Kam L. Liu Realty, Lakeside Bank, Pacific Global Bank, Phoenix BeanR.M. Chin & Associates Inc., site design group, ltd.SP+, US BankVinTech Systems, Inc.

EVENT TOTE SPONSOR: Mercy Hospital & Medical Center

CONTESTANT SPONSORS: American Metro BankJadeite Jewelry

PHOTO BOOTH SPONSOR: McGrath Lexus of Chicago

With an expected attendance of 700 guests, sponsors will be featured in all marketing materials leading up to the event, listed in the official program book, recognized during the event and more. View sponsorship packages
and more information at here .

Event tickets are available at $125 per person and can be purchased on line at 35thannualgala.bpt.me. Raffle tickets can be purchased for $5 each during the event. If you have questions, please contact the Chamber office at info@chicagochinatown.org or 312-326-5320.

View November 1, 2015 33rd Annual Gala and Miss Friendship Ambassador Pageant Photo