Archives for the ‘News’ Category

Earthquake anniversary marked with tree planting

By • Mar 21st, 2012 • Category: News

The board of directors and friends of the Sister Cities of Greenfield gathered on Sunday, March 11, to mark the one-year anniversary of the devastating earthquake and tsunami in Japan.

Donate to Sister Cities of Greenfield

By • Mar 19th, 2012 • Category: News

Your donations help Sister Cities of Greenfield cover expenses for our students and their chaperones to visit Japan every summer.

Accepting hosting applications

By • Mar 19th, 2012 • Category: News

We are now accepting applications for families interested in hosting a student or chaperone from Kakuda.

Earthquake anniversary speech

By • Mar 13th, 2012 • Category: News, Videos

Sister Cities of Greenfield President Robert Young gives a speech before the organization planted a tree commemorating the anniversary of last year’s earthquake and tsunami in Japan.

New painting unveiled

By • Jan 19th, 2012 • Category: News

Teacher Sandy Hall recently unveiled a painting she worked on with the Art Club at Greenfield-Central Jr. High School and with the 2010 Kakuda Wing during their visit to Greenfield. The painting will be on display at Greenfield-Central Jr. High School.

Mayor issues quake relief proclamation

By • May 8th, 2011 • Category: News

Greenfield Mayor Brad DeReamer issued a proclamation at a recent city council meeting, announcing the city’s week of compassion for the people of Kakuda City and Japan.

WTHR covers Sister Cities

By • Mar 24th, 2011 • Category: News

Richard Essex, a reporter with WTHR-TV (Channel 13) in Indianapolis, came to Greenfield and interviewed Sister Cities President Jeff Myers about how the earthquake in Japan is affecting the organization. Click here to read the story.