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DHL Shine On! Rugby World Cup Charity Dinner & Auction

2011/07/01 23:00 Sporting Events

On July 1st at the Tokyo American Club, the Tyler Foundation held the “DHL Shine On! Rugby World Cup Charity Dinner & Auction.” Thanks to our generous sponsors, DHL, Emirates, Cornes and Ferrari, and supporters, we raised 6 million yen for the Shine On! Tohoku Children’s Support Program.

Photography by Antony Tran

CELEBRITY GUESTS

Hosted by renowned rugby commentator, Justin Sampson, as emcee, the guests were treated to commentary from a panel of celebrated rugby experts on the 2011 Rugby World Cup to be held in New Zealand in October. Our panel included:

John Kirwan Interview

John Kirwan, former All Black player and coach of the Japan national rugby union team, couldn’t attend the evening, so we interviewed him the day before about his thoughts on the 2011 Rugby World Cup.

SPONSORS

The following videos feature the wonderful raffle and live auction prizes generously donated our sponsors, DHL, Emirates, Cornes and Ferrari.

Raffle Prizes

Live Auction Prizes

Special Thanks

Special thanks to Antony Tran for generously offering to be our official photographer for the evening. Check out his website at: www.antonytranphoto.com