About Us

To promote business, cultural, educational, health/environmental and other cooperation and exchanges between the cities of Baltimore, Maryland, USA and Xiamen, Fujian, People’s Republic of China and to support Baltimore City’s other activities and programs related to China and the local Chinese community.

The Baltimore-Xiamen Sister City Committee meets monthly. It is managed by a board of elected officers and carries on its activities through sub-committees.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Can I attend a Baltimore-Xiamen Sister City Committee meeting?

A: Yes! The committee meets on the second Thursday of each month. Please contact the Committee Chair in advance to receive instructions on how to attend.

Q: What is the benefit of becoming a sponsor?

A: Sponsors benefit from access to Xiamen leadership that has been cultivated over the last 30 years. Members of the committee have cordial, professional relationships and contacts with leaders in industry, education, medicine, the arts and many other fields.

Q: How can I join the Baltimore-Xiamen Sister City Committee?

A: Please contact the Committee Chair to obtain a membership form.