Gala 2023

30 Years of Inspiring Change  


Join us in celebrating 30 years of Helping Link and its life changing work at this year’s Gala on Saturday, September 23. 

Helping Link 30th Annual Gala

Event Details:


September 23, 2023

5–8 p.m.

Memorable evening with:


Raise the Paddle

Cultural Entertainment

Vietnamese Cuisine Dinner

Dessert Dash

Where: Mercer Island Community Center


Want to be part of making this 30th celebration unforgettable? Consider volunteering during the Gala, helping it all run smoothly.

For more information, call (206) 650-5882 or email volunteer@helpinglink.org.


For more information, contact (206) 650-5882 or Email gala@helpinglink.org

Get Your Tickets Today:

Want to be part of a fun and worthwhile night, supporting the inspiring work of Helping Link. Get your tickets or better yet consider buying a table for you and your guests.


Helping Link/Một Dấu Nối is a 501(c)(3) organization founded in 1993 to assist Vietnamese refugees and immigrants in Seattle. For the past 30 years, more than 39,000 people have participated in Helping Link’s educational programs.


We provide English language, citizenship and technology education classes to working adults and seniors. We also provide information and referral services and host cultural events that are open to the community.


All proceeds from the annual Gala support Helping Link/Một Dấu Nối’s programs. These include English as a Second Language (ESL), computer/iPad training and citizenship classes, information and referrals for service in the areas of employment, housing, immigration, medical, mental health, aging and more.


You can offer your support in the following ways:

You can offer your support at many levels. For more information, contact Fund Development at (206) 650-5882 or email gala@helpinglink.org