Getting Real with Ali Wong, A Benefit for CAAM

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Private residence in San Francisco Sun, Jan 19 12:00 PM


The Center for Asian American Media (CAAM) invites you to Getting Real with Ali Wong, a very special opportunity to get up close and personal with stand-up comedian, writer, and actress Ali Wong. This intimate benefit luncheon on Sunday, January 19, 2020 kicks off a year-long slate of programs celebrating the 40th anniversary of CAAM’s founding. Join us as we learn more about Ali’s story and help support CAAM’s legacy and future to bring Asian American stories to light.

Each guest will enjoy:

  • An exclusive meet and greet with Ali Wong
  • A conversation and Q&A with Ali and CAAM Festival and Exhibitions Director Masashi Niwano
  • A premium seat at one of Ali's Milk & Money shows in San Francisco on January 18, 2020
  • Delicious food by James Beard-nominated chef Nite Yun of Nyum Bai and award-winning chocolates by Wendy Lieu of Socola Chocolatier
  • A signed copy of Ali’s book Dear Girls
  • A gift bag with limited edition keepsake items
  • And much more!

This will be an unforgettable experience you won’t want to miss! A limited number of tickets are available at $1,500 each. 

If you are unable to attend but would like to support CAAM's 40th anniversary with a fully tax-deductible donation, please click here.

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All proceeds will sustain and strengthen CAAM’s work in building community, supporting filmmakers and artists, and changing the way audiences see the world through the lens of Asian America. A portion of this benefit is tax-deductible.


Special thanks to Betty Louie, and Julia Wong and Roger Kuo.

Dress code: Cocktail attire

Visit our website for more details. If you have any questions about this event, please email our team at

Top photo: Ali Wong. Photo by Ramona Rosales.