Corporate Sponsorship

Hakone offers numerous opportunities to sponsor and receive donor recognition for the enriching programs in the arts, music, history and other performances hosted at Hakone.

Sponsorship Levels

If you prefer to make a donation different from the list of options below, we will be happy to work with you and your company.

Estate and Gardens $10,000+ sponsorship

  • Table at our annual gala

  • 20% discount on meetings

  • 20 people for free year-around admission

  • All benefits at lower levels

Pavilion $5,000+ sponsorship

  • 15% discount on meetings

  • 15 people for free year-around admission

  • All benefits at lower levels


Tea Garden $1,000+ sponsorship

  • 10% discount an meetings

  • 10 people for free year-around admission

  • All benefits at lower levels


Bamboo Garden $250+ sponsorship

  • 5% discount an meetings

  • 5 people for free year-around admission

  • 10% discount in the gift shop
  • Free docent tour


Please write or call the Hakone Foundation office at 408-741-4994.

Take advantage of our IRS tax-exempt 501(c)(3) status to receive a tax donation when you sponsor one of our annual festivals or special fundraising events at Hakone. The benefits are many:

  • Recognition: Enhance your brand image when you sponsor superb events at Hakone

  • Reach: Our audience is high-value, including many local business and technology leaders

  • Relaxation: Entertain clients and enjoy unique experiences in the world-famous Hakone Gardens as you underwrite one-of-a-kind programs

  • Reward: Highlight key employee or partner efforts with memberships or tickets to special events.

Corporate Members 2018

Estate and Gardens Sponsors ($10,000+)

Pavilion Sponsors ($5,000+)

  • Philanthropic Ventures Foundation

Tea Garden Sponsors ($1,000+)

  • Netflix, Inc.
  • Nikon Precision Inc.

Bamboo Garden Sponsors ($250+)

  • American International Group
  • Apple Inc.
  • Au Electric Corp.
  • Bank of America
  • Cathay Bank
  • Coldwell Banker Real Estate
  • Flourishing Garden Restaurant
  • Gamba Karaoke
  • Ishi Limousine Inc.
  • JSR Micro, Inc.
  • Kagawa Kampo Clinic
  • NTK Technologies, Inc.
  • Sereno Group
  • Sora International Preschool
  • Teikoku Pharma USA