Mayor Brandon Whipple
Honorary Chair of Wichita Area Sister Cities
To promote peace through mutual respect, understanding and cooperation - one individual, one community at a time.
Wichita Area Sister Cities (WASC) pursues exchanges with its sister cities in the following areas of interest:
Diplomatic - Mayor and City Council delegation visits
Cultural - group and individual exchanges
Educational - university programs for language development
Professional - ballet, music, chef, etc.
Tourism - group and individuals
Economic - searching business opportunities
Consistent with Sister Cities International, our strategic goals are:
Business & Trade
Youth & Education
More information from Sister Cities International
Sister Cities International
Our Picnic on Saturday, October 3rd was fun for all
35th Anniversary of our Sister City relationship with Kaifeng, China
Shop Now at the WASC store online for event tickets, membership renewals and to make donations.
Economic Value of Sister Cities
Recently, ValueIdeas LLC published a report, "Measures that Matter," for Sister Cities International on the economic value of Sister Cities nationally and for particular cities. It is well worth reading.
Meet visiting delegates from China, France or Mexico and participate in official visits to our Sister Cities; make business, cultural or educational contacts; stay informed about visits and scholarships; practice your Spanish, French or Mandarin; and much more.