Sister City Location Maps

Information About Oak Ridge

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Information About Naka City

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Information About Obninsk

about1aa.gif (1119 bytes) Our organization provides support on a volunteer basis for activities between our sister cities and other international visitors to Oak Ridge, Tennessee. Check out opportunities to learn about our sister cities and their cultures, make international friends in person or by email and host international visitors.

2014 Events

Please help us raise funds for the 2014 Middle School exchange!!!! Buy tickets from past student
exchange participants and SCSO board members OR get tickets to sell from Jerry Luckmann
or Miriam Pitz.  Volunteer to help on April 25 and bring desserts to the event!


The Oak Ridge Girl Scouts and Sister City Support Organization will welcome 15 Japanese
Girl Scouts from Naka on  July 28 - Aug. 4, 2014.  Purchase Pancake breakfast tickets from
Jerry Luckmann (483-3958) or Oak Ridge GS service team members.!  

2013 Events

2012 Events

2011 Events

  • Oak Ridge Sister City Support Organization recognized by Open World Center for 2010 Open World Program

  • Video conferences with Krasnoyarsk State University sharing information about the physically and mentally challenged:
    - Emory Valley Center - Spring
    - Oak Ridge Schools - Fall

  • Middle School Exchange cancelled for 2011 due to the catastrophic events in Japan from the earthquake and tsunami.

  • Oak Ridge "Cranes Project" raises $3000+ for Japan relief. The 1000 cranes were delivered to Naka in July.

  • Cranes for Japan - A fund-raiser to help the people of Japan. 
    Friday, April 1, from 5 to 9 p.m. at the Civic Center in Oak Ridge.  See details in the linked file!