Gresham-Ebetsu Sister City Association

The Gresham-Ebetsu Sister City is a volunteer based,  non-profit organization operating in Gresham, OR in conjunction with our sister city Ebetsu, Japan.

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Ebetsu

Located in Ishikari Subprefecture in Hokkaido, Japan, Ebetsu has been Gresham’s Sister City since the association’s formation in 1977.

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Cultural Program

‘Skosh’ is being rebranded as ‘Cultural Program’. GESCA wants to eventually sponsor Cultural Events as a new way of sharing Japanese culture with those who attend. Keep checking back for when events are scheduled.

Tsuru Island

Tsuru Island has its own website. Go to: greshamjapanesegarden.com

Student Exchange

The Student Exchange program is a partnership with Ebetsu, Japan. Support GESCA and enrich the lives of students.

Thank you to our Benefactors

Becki & Gregory Bost

Masa Miyake

Ron & Yoshiko Ture

Barry & Toni Busse

Paul Warr-King

City of Gresham

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