Die Deutsch-Chinesische Gesellschaft e.V. is a foreign society of the city Bocholt, which was founded in 1997. The society pursues charitable purposes and supports initiatives, which serve the international understanding. It strives for private contacts, economic cooperation, exchange relationships, lecture evenings, excursions, social gathering. Another wish is to deepen the partnership between the cities of Wuxi and Bocholt. The society seeks contacts with Chinese people living in the area.