2019 Lunar New Year Celebration
Lunar New Year is Keiro Northwest’s major fundraising event and annual celebration. Known for our casual sports-theme, we invite you to come celebrate in style–
wear your favorite sports jersey!
When: February 2nd, 2019 Where: Hyatt Regency Lake Washington at 1053 Lake Washington Blvd N, Renton, WA 98056
- 4:30 p.m. VIP Registration
- 5-6 p.m. VIP Reception
- 5:30 p.m. General Check-In
- 5 – 6:30 p.m. Silent Auction
- Dinner Seating
- 6:30 p.m. Program begins
- 9 p.m. After Party
- 11 p.m. Farewell
All proceeds benefit the lives touched by Keiro Northwest and its outstanding commitment to Making Every Day the Best Day for our residents, families, and the entire community.
Celebrity Guests 2019
Fred Brown is a retired American professional basketball player. A 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) guard from the University of Iowa, he played 13 seasons (1971–1984) in the NBA, all with the Seattle SuperSonics. Known for his accurate outside shooting, Brown was selected to the 1976 NBA All-Star Game and scored 14,018 points in his career. In 1979, Fred was the captain of the NBA Champion Seattle Sonics.
Amy Hill’s television and film credits number over 170. Many remember her from her memorable turns in “Fifty First Dates”, or Ice Cubes neighbor in “Next Friday”. She’s currently a regular on Magnum PI. Having started her career in theater working with the famed Asian American Theater Company in San Francisco, she’s also known in the theater world as a respected performance artist, having written and performed a number of one-woman shows. Additionally, she’s worked with regional theaters such as The Mark Taper Forum, Berkeley Pep, Seattle Rep, Actors Theater of Louisville, The Public Theater in NYC and appeared on Broadway in Lincoln Center’s Twelfth Night.
Donald Earl “Slick” Watts is an American former basketball player. After making the Seattle Supersonics roster for the 1973–74 season as a reserve, Slick played more frequently the following season and became a starter for the 1975–76 season. That season, he led the NBA in total assists, assists per game, total steals, steals per game, and made NBA All-Defense First-Team. He was the first player to lead the league in assists and steals in the same season.
Yuji Okumoto was born on April 20, 1959 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Yuji Don Okumoto. He is an actor and producer, known for The Karate Kid Part II (1986), Inception (2010) and Johnny Tsunami (1999). He has been married to Angie since 2001. They have three children. Yuji will be starring in the upcoming movie, Paper Tiger. Yuji and Angie, currently own the Kona Kitchen restaurants in Seattle and Lynwood.
Jeanne Mori is known for her work on Star Trek III: The Search for Spock (1984), Real Genius (1985) and The Rookie (1990). Mori is a character actor who has appeared in many films and on television. Her feature films include the Ron Howard directed film Night Shift (1982) which co-starred Michael Keaton and Henry Winkler, Joy of Sex (1984, with Christopher Lloyd), Protocol (1984), Real Genius (1985), Tough Guys (1986), The Last of the Finest (1990), Vital Signs (1990), The Rookie (1990), Ghost Dad (1990), Warlock: The Armageddon (1993), and Mars Attacks! (1996).
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