Students gathered to attend the annual Khmer New Year Festival at the Wat Dharmararam in Stockton

April 14-16, 2023

Tongly Loth and Elly Washington represented Stockton Sister Cities Association, publicizing the 20 year anniversary of the relationship between the cities of  Battambang  and Stockton.

A few of the more than 90 colorful and larger than life  statues found at the Buddhist Temple on Carpenter Road in Stockton.

Parma, Italy Literary/Photography Grant Project 

Kindness Can Change The World…And It Costs Nothing” project, funded by City of Stockton Cares Act Community Development Block Grant, Stockton Sister Cities Association Parma Projects and Diana Lowery Consulting. (more)

Parma Sister City Park Dedication

A friendship rooted in history...(

Parma Comes to Stockton

On October 14 of 2000, as part of a week of activities called “Parma Comes To Stockton” Trade Show, Chair Lowery of the Stockton Sister Cities Association, Provincia di Parma, Teatro Reggio, Parma, the University of Pacific and the Stockton Opera Association worked together presenting an “Evening of Italian Music” at Faye Spanos Theater.

Our Italian Sister City flew, from Parma, two amazing opera singers from Teatro Reggio for the event.