Greater Newburyport/Bura Alliance is a Sister Cities International organization that fosters friendship, cultural understanding, and mutual respect between the people of Newburyport and Bura, Kenya. It was founded in 1992 as a non-profit Massachusetts corporation.
GNBA has partnered with Kenyans in programs in health, education, and community leadership. It has sponsored training in leadership skills and HIV/AIDS education. A current program plans to bring three Kenyan teachers to area schools this spring to “share the teaching experience.”
Visitors are welcomed at monthly pot-luck supper meetings. They ordinarily occur the first Sunday of the month. For info call 978-270-3941.