Global Ambassadors

A nearly 200-year-old gate that people walk through to enter Portland Japanese Garden.
The Antique Gate in Portland Japanese Garden. Photo by Roman Johnston.

Global Ambassador Society recognizes donors who give a total of $500 or more annually and live more than 100 miles from Portland Japanese Garden. Global Ambassadors support and develop Portland Japanese Garden’s ability to continue to serve our local community, as well as visitors and professionals visiting from around the globe.

Global Ambassador’s names are recognized in The Garden Path magazine; and are also invited to global events that are part of Japan Institute’s programming.

Become a Global Ambassador
Global Ambassadors Society logo

For $500 or more per year Global Ambassador Benefits will include:

  • 2 membership cards with 1 additional visitor per card
  • Free admission for children (17 and under)
  • Subscription to The Garden Path magazine
  • Subscription to our Executive Newsletter
  • Access to a recording of our Annual Curator Interview (Opportunity to send in questions beforehand)
  • O-bon Name dedication opportunity (event will be livestreamed)
  • Private Garden tour for up to 10 guests (with Development staff or volunteer)
  • Invitations to global events internationally and domestically, hosted by the Japan Institute
  • Enjoy dining discounts at Bamboo Sushi (locations include: Portland, Seattle, Denver, Bay Area)
  • Save off unlimited orders with Bokksu to enjoy delectable Japanese snacks

If you have any questions about the Global Ambassador Society, or for corporate memberships & event sponsorships, please contact our Director of Philanthropy, Claire Eisenfeld at 503-542-0281 or via email.