A list of annual charity balls and galas by international communities in Jakarta. It’s a must-attend event on the Jakarta social calendar!
1. Maple Leaf Ball
The event by the Canadian Community to celebrate a wonderful Canadian Traditions. All of the proceeds from the Raffle will go to support the Canadian Women’s Associations Social Development Initiatives. This year, the ball celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary.
2. St. Patrick Charity Ball
Organized by: The St. Patrick’s Society Jakarta
When: March every year
Info: [email protected]
Click here for info on this year’s event and here for last year’s photos.
3. BWA Annual Charity Fashion Show
A fun thematic fashion show by the BWA community held every year for charity.
FB: BWA Fashion Show
Click here for information on the 2017 event.
4. ANZA Charity Ball
The Australia-New Zealand’s community ball. The Ball is our biggest event of the year – form a table with a group of friends. Or, if you don’t know anyone yet come along and make some. This is a themed event where you can bring out your very best threads or come dressed for the themed occasion.
Contact: +62 8131535 7229
Email: [email protected]
5. Melbourne Cup
The Melbourne Cup is the richest handicap event in the world and the biggest horse racing event on the Australian turf calendar, held annually on the first Tuesday of November at the beautiful Flemington Race Course in Melbourne. The ANZA Melbourne Cup Party wants to bring a little bit of Flemington to Jakarta and is a chance to dress up to the nines and celebrate in style!
6. St. Andrew’s Ball
Love to Dance? Fancy a Whisky? Want to indulge in Scottish culture? Like the look of a man in a kilt? Than this party is for you!
7. SKAL Ball
Skål is an Association of Tourism Professionals which encourages and creates a network of professionals around the world. The ball is one its biggest party, with different theme each year, and is usually attended with who’s who in the hospitality industry, media professionals, executives, and the communities.
8. Wales Charity Dinner
The St. Davids Society is part of a global network of Welsh Societies, celebrating the cultural, historical and modern day Wales. Each year, they hold a party an event to celebrate the National Day of Wales – ‘Dydd Gwyl Dewi Sant’ / St. David’s Day.
9. Red Nose Charity Gala
A charity gala organized by the Red Nose Foundation (RNF), or Yayasan Hidung Merah, a non-profit arts and education outreach organization based in Jakarta, Indonesia. Established in 2008, the foundation works to help local underprivileged children build dreams. In this gala, there is usually auction and fun performances by local or international comedians.