Celebrate 30 Years on July 28th

Grab your cowboy hat, put on those shiny cowboy boots and join us for some foot stomping fun at our All American BBQ at the Bay Model Visitor Center on Saturday July 28th at 6pm. [...]

Apply to be a Marin Host Family

This is our year to host delegates from Sakaide, with the added excitement that this will be the 30th anniversary of hosting delegates between the two cities. As a result, there will be lots of added [...]

Sakaide Report 2017

In July, fourteen teenagers embarked on a life changing, 10 day trip, to Sakaide, Japan. The students lived with host families, fully immersed in the culture and daily lifestyle of Japan

We’ll be in Japan when you read this!

Sausalito Sakaide Sister City is now in its 29th year!! And what an amazing opportunity we provide for young people in Marin County! We are pleased to announce that on July 28th 2017 we are [...]

Winter Trip to Sausalito by Mari Kobayashi

About intercity community I went to Sausalito in 2014 as an exchange student, and last month, I visited Sausalito again. I go to a college in NY and during the winter break the dorm closed, [...]

Sakaide Reflection by Nick Michael, 2015

My visit to Japan was one that will never be forgotten. The people I met and places I visited were life changing and I couldn’t have asked anything more from the experience, which heavily shifted [...]

Sakaide Reflection by Jonathan Altman, 2015

There were many parts of this fantastic student exchange program; I will only cover a few of the highlights. One thing that was amazing was that everyday offered an opportunity to try new and fun [...]

Sakaide Reflection by Skye Lee, 2015

My experience in Sakaide was one that I will cherish forever. It was the first time that I had ever traveled out of the country and I hope it will not be my last. What [...]