Newport Beach      Sister City Association
Okazaki Student Exchange
Since 1984, the Newport Beach Sister City Association, in conjunction with the Newport-Balboa Rotary Club, are selected six to seven middle school students to travel to Okazaki for a ten-day visit in July.  In October these same students host their Japanese friends here In Newport Beach.

The exchange was founded by Newport Beach resident Wendell Fish along with Okazaki resident Maso Kato.  
Both members of Rotary clubs, 
Newport-Balboa Rotary and Okazaki International Association.

2017 Okazaki delegation
The 2017 Wendell-Fish Okazaki Student Exchange left for Japan June 27, 2017 and returned July 6, 2017.

The delegation will visited Tokyo, Kyoto and did a home stay in Okazaki where they attended a Japanese school.

The program is co-sponsored by the Newport Beach Sister City Association and the Newport Balboa Rotary Club.(here)