OUR MISSION

The Olympia-Kato Sister City Association (OKSCA) was incorporated as a non-profit in 1981. The mission of the OKSCA is to promote friendship and cultural exchanges between the citizens of the Olympia/Thurston County area and the city of Kato, Japan.

November Board Meeting

The OKSCA will be meeting next Wednesday, 11/14/18, at 6pm at 1801 West Bay Dr. NW, Suite 205, Olympia, WA  98502. The main agenda items are the Oshogatsu celebration planned for 2/2/19 at River Ridge High School, the 2019 student visit to Kato, and a 2019 adult visit to Kato. Kato will be one of the…

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2018 Olympia Student Delegation

Ten Thurston County area high school students traveled to Kato in the summer of 2017. Thanks to Myrna Lance for coordinating our High School exchange program, and Junryo Miyashita & Brin Smith for chaperoning! In 2018, high school students from Kato will be coming to Olympia.  If you are interested in being a host family or helping…

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