Grand Expedition 2017

ISLAND PACIFIC ACADEMY

GRAND EXPEDITION 2017

a benefit gala

FOUR SEASONS RESORT OʻAHU at KO OLINA

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 2017

6 PM – 10 PM

Presented by Kalaeloa Partners, LP

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A BENEFIT GALA

GRAND EXPEDITION 2017

Each year, ISLAND PACIFIC ACADEMY holds a gala to celebrate our school community and raise funds to support our educational programs.

The "Grand Expedition" transports guests to a different exciting international locale each year, and this November we will be traveling to Tokyo, Japan. Grand Expedition – Tokyo will be held at the beautiful Four Seasons Resort O'ahu at Ko Olina.

Please join us and enjoy an amazing evening with Asian-inspired chef tasting plates from some of Hawaiʻi's finest chefs, a live auction, raffle prizes, and great live entertainment and dancing, all while supporting ISLAND PACIFIC ACADEMY and its programs.

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GRAND EXPEDITION 2017

EVENT INFORMATION

Evening Activities

 

6:00 PM     Cocktails and Silent Auction

6:30 PM     Food Stations Open

Entertainment

7:30 PM     Video Presentation

Live Auction & Raffle

8:30 PM     Entertainment & Dancing

 

An Asian-Inspired Culinary Experience

Hawaiʻi's finest chefs will bring the flavors of Tokyo to Grand Expedition with Asian-inspired tasting plates.

 

Cocktail attire/Valet parking

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Chef Lawrence Nakamoto

The Mariposa at Neiman Marcus
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Chef Donato Loperfido

Flavors of Italy
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Chef Marc Freiberg

Green Apron HI
12th Ave Grill

and other chefs from some of the best establishments in Hawaiʻi, including the Four Seasons Resort Oʻahu at Ko Olina. Check back soon to see additional chefs.

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GRAND EXPEDITION 2017

INDIVIDUAL TICKETS

GRAND EXPEDITION tickets are available for purchase NOW. Purchase your tickets online or at the Administrative Office.

$175 per ticket/per seat

Each ticket includes admission to the event, tasting plates from some of Hawai'i's finest chefs, two drink tickets, auction bidding, one raffle entry, and special room rates at the Four Seasons Resort O'ahu Ko Olina for the weekend of the event (see below). Additional raffle entries may be purchased at the event.

For more information about ticket purchases, contact events@ipahawaii.org.

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GRAND EXPEDITION 2017

STAY THE WEEKEND

Special room rates are available for attendees of Grand Expedition 2017. To make a reservation, please call 844.387.0308 or 808.679.0079 and ask for the ISLAND PACIFIC ACADEMY Grand Expedition special rate.

The number of rooms at the special rate is limited, so reserve yours today and make it a Grand Expedition weekend!

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GRAND EXPEDITION 2017

EVENT SPONSORS

ISLAND PACIFIC ACADEMY is very fortunate to partner with many incredible organizations and individuals who value and support our mission. We are especially grateful for the generous support of our Presenting Sponsor, who has helped make Grand Expedition 2017 possible.

PRESENTING SPONSOR

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PLATINUM SPONSOR

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GOLD SPONSORS

David & Jan Fujiwara  •  The Fisher Law Firm  •  The Queen's Health Systems  •  Torkildson, Katz, Moore, Hetherington & Harris  •  The Wilhelm Group

SILVER SPONSORS

Hawaiʻi Pacific Health Pali Momi Medical Center  •  Morgan Stanley

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GRAND EXPEDITION 2017

WAYS TO SUPPORT IPA

Your generous support of ISLAND PACIFIC ACADEMY will impact many students in many different ways, through scholarships, financial aid, and other school projects.

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Become an Event Sponsor

Presenting Sponsor opportunities are available at the $20000 level, and corporate sponsorships are available at the $10000, $5000, and $3000 levels. Table sponsorships begin at $2000. For more information, or to become a sponsor, please contact events@ipahawaii.org or call 808.674.3525.

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Donate an Item

You can support IPA by donating an item for our Live Auction or Raffle Drawing. The Live Auction items are listed on our website prior to the event, generating maximum exposure for your business. If you would like to make a donation, please download and complete our Auction Donation Form and email to events@ipahawaii.org. For questions about donations, please contact us

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Choose a Crane to Grant a Wish

At the Grand Expedition, you can fulfill a faculty member's educational wish by selecting an origami crane and funding one of their special resource requests. More information about this opportunity will be available at the event.

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GRAND EXPEDITION 2016

HIGHLIGHTS FROM GE 2016

Grand Expedition 2016 was a fantastic evening of fine food, wonderful entertainment, live and silent auctions, great friends, and fun times. The benefit event raised funds to support our scholarship program and faculty wish lists. Scroll through some of the highlights from last year's Grand Expedition and re-live the fun!