Gala Press Release


“Asian-American Presidential Inaugural Gala 2017”
Celebrating President Donald J. Trump’s Victory is Sold Out,
Asian American Republican Leaders Request
On-Going Involvement

This Historic U.S. Presidential Inauguration Celebration Coincides with the NRAA’s
30th Anniversary

WASHINGTON, January 20, 2017 /PRNewswire-US Newswire/ — The Asian American Inaugural Gala Committee (AAIGC), with support from the National Republican Asian Assembly (NRAA), and other Asian and American business and community leaders announce that a special inaugural gala celebration to commemorate the election of President Donald J. Trump as the 45th President of the United States of America is now sold out. Event and annual sponsorships remain available, and donations are encouraged to support the NRAA mission. News media may continue to apply for press credentials via email at or call/text +1-202-262-6996 and will be accommodated on a first-come, first-serve basis.

“Our mission is to educate Asian Americans, not just Republican Asian Americans, but also the community at large,” says Mr. Alfred H. Liu, A.I.A., NRAA’s National Chairman, and a global businessman, statesman and architect.

Mr. Liu further notes, “As we celebrate our new president, we take immense pride in our achievement as Asian Americans. This event will highlight the accomplishments of both the Republican Party and the Asian American Community. Our community is now the fastest growing in the United States. Today, we have the highest median household income, and the highest educational attainment of any group in the United States. Our diverse community shares many similar values as Mr. Trump and the Republican Party including hard work, education and strong family values, which are the cornerstone to our success as a community.”

About The Asian American Gala 2017

The inaugural “Asian American Gala” will be held on Saturday evening, January 21, 2017, from 5 pm to 10 pm at the prestigious Park Hyatt Hotel located at 1201 24th Street N.W. Washington DC, 20037.The program will include a VIP reception, ethnic entertainment and dinner. The event will be attended by many Asian, American and international dignitaries, keynote speakers and an awards presentation. The Gala’s festivities will also include a special performance by internationally-acclaimed Korean-American soprano, Ms. Rose Jang, in addition to featuring an array of cultural, artistic performances that also commemorate the Asian New Year.

About the National Republican Asian Assembly

Founded in 1986 by a group of Asian American community leaders, the National Republican Asian Assembly includes Asian American business owners, activists, students, and scholars. As NRAA celebrate its 30th anniversary, NRAA leaders are proud to recognize, celebrate, and support the inauguration of and future administration of President-elect Donald J. Trump, the 45th President of the United States, and the continued NRAA support and promotion of a strong U.S. economy.

To learn more about how to get involved with the NRAA and other fellow partner organizations, such as the Asian Pacific American Veterans Association (APAVA), please sign up for e-news, click here or email

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SOURCE National Republican Asian Assembly