Under the Moonlight Fundraising Dinner at Lan Su Chinese Garden

Under the Moonlight Fundraising Dinner


Only 1 table left! To reserve your table for the Under the Moonlight Fundraising Evening or for more information please contact Vanessa Abahashemi at 503.228.8131 ext 1026 or email Vanessa


Give once, and double your impact with a matched leadership gift! 

Double the impact of your support with a leadership gift to Lan Su’s annual fundraising dinner Under the Moonlight. Your gift—combined with the gifts of other members and supporters—will be recognized and matched that evening by dinner guests.

Leadership Gift



Lan Su hosts its premier fundraising event, Under the Moonlight, annually in September. Guests at the event are treated to an intimate, lantern-lit dining experience in the emerald splendor of the garden at dusk. This enchanting evening in the garden included:

  • A three-course dinner for 10 prepared and served by one of Portland’s premier chefs. 
  • An elegant dinner table in a special lantern-lit spot in the garden. Chefs cooking table-side will add to the merriment and atmosphere
  • Pre-dinner cocktails served in the Courtyard of Tranquility
  • Post-dinner drinks 
  • Fabulous auction and raffle items
  • An experience beyond all others…honored guests, basking in the garden moonlight, eating the best food and having the best of times 

To reserve your table for Under the Moonlight 2017 (September 9) or for more information please contact Vanessa Abahashemi at 503.228.8131 ext 1026 or email Vanessa


Participating Restaurants & Chefs:


Table Hosts:

  • Bank of the Cascade
  • Becky Smith and Jody Luth
  • Christina Wilson
  • Kathy MacNaughton
  • Raymond Cheng
  • Stewart Sokol & Larkin, LLC
  • The Tao of Tea
  • VT Group




$5,000 - Premiere Sponsors 

  • Table of 10 – Prime location in Lan Su’s loveliest places
  • Three-course dinner for 10 prepared for and served by a premier Portland chef. Appetizers, drinks, post dinner treats are all included
  • Logo and/or name included on event web page
  • Name recognition on event program
  • Recognition as a major donor on Lan Su’s donor web page and end-of-year giving newsletter (mailed to 6,000 donors, members, followers)
  • A Business Membership to Lan Su affording multiple benefits including visits for employees and/or customers. Value $500 (this can be traded for other membership if Business Membership is not appropriate)
  • Table Sponsorship has a tangible value for goods and services of $1,500


$3,000 - Table Sponsors

  • Table of 10 – location in one of the three pavilions
  • Three-course dinner for 10 prepared for and served by a premier Portland chef. Appetizers, drinks, post dinner treats all included - Value $1,500
  • Name recognition on event program
  • Recognition as a donor on Lan Su’s donor web page and end-of-year giving newsletter (mailed to 6,000 donors, members, followers)
  • 20 admission tickets (two per guest) - Value $190
  • Table Sponsorship has a tangible value for goods and services of $1,500


Only 1 table left! To reserve your table for the Under the Moonlight Fundraising Evening or for more information please contact Vanessa Abahashemi at 503.228.8131 ext 1026 or email Vanessa


Upcoming Under the Moonlight Fundraising Dinner

Saturday, September 9, 2017 6:00pm - 10:00pm

Under the Moonlight - Double Your Impact

Double the impact of your support of Lan Su Chinese Garden with a leadership gift donation to Lan Su’s annual fundraising dinner Under the Moonlight

Your gift—combined with the gifts of other members and supporters—will be matched that evening by Under the Moonlight dinner guests and used to maintain and improve the garden and to support the hundreds of cultural programs that Lan Su provides to the community.

Double your impact today »