The Walt Disney Family Museum announced today that they will be holding their 2017 Gala on November 7, 2017 and the guest of honor and recipient of the Diane Disney Miller Lifetime Achievement Award will be none other than Chef Creative Officer of Pixar and Walt Disney Animation Studios, John Lasseter.
The Lifetime Achievement Award was set-up to recognize individuals who have made an outstanding impact in the areas of arts, education, community involvement and technological advancements.
Lasseter is receiving the award due to his contributions in the entertainment industry and in acknowledgement of his leadership and storytelling both of which have been instrumental in elevating and distinguishing the world of animation.
The gala will be held at the Golden Gate Club in the Presidio of San Francisco at 6pm on Tuesday, November 7, 2017 and is presented by the Board of Directors of the Walt Disney Family Museum. Proceeds from the Gala will be used to support the museum’s programs and activities that help nurture future generations of creative talent. The event is limited to just 180 guests.
The Walt Disney Family Museum was established to present the story an achievements of Walt Disney. The 40,000- square foot facility opened in October of 2009 and features a wide selection of historical materials coupled with the newest technology to bring Walt’s story to life.
For more information about The Walt Disney Family Museum please visit their official website here.
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