Fort Worth, Texas Wins Sister Cities International’s Innovation Award for Business and Trade

WASHINGTON, DC – Fort Worth, Texas has won the Sister Cities International 2019 Innovation Award for Business and Trade for a city with a population greater than 100,000. The awards competition, which is open to over 500 sister city programs nationwide, recognizes the accomplishments of outstanding individuals and community sister city programs that are promoting peace through mutual respect, understanding, and cooperation. In the fall of 2018, Fort Worth Sister Cities International, Wild Acre Brewing Co. collaborates with the city of Trier, Germany to introduce the ...

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San Antonio, Texas Wins Sister Cities International’s Award for Best Overall Program

WASHINGTON, DC – San Antonio, Texas has won the Sister Cities International 2019 Award for Best Overall program for a city with a population greater than 300,001. The awards competition, which is open to over 500 sister city programs nationwide, recognizes the accomplishments of outstanding individuals and community sister city programs that are promoting peace through mutual respect, understanding, and cooperation. In 2018, San Antonio Sister Cities program leveraged the celebration of San Antonio’s 300 year anniversary to reach out to its global relationships ...

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Lexington, Kentucky Wins Sister Cities International’s Award for Best Overall Program

WASHINGTON, DC –Lexington, Kentucky has won the Sister Cities International 2019 Award for Best Overall Program for a city with a population of 100,001-300,000. The awards competition, which is open to over 500 sister city programs nationwide, recognizes the accomplishments of outstanding individuals and community sister city programs that are promoting peace through mutual respect, understanding, and cooperation. Lexington Sister Cities successfully expanded and developed their programs with Deauville, France; County Kildare, Ireland; Shinhidaka, Japan; and Newmark...

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Highland Park, Illinois Wins Sister Cities International’s Award for Best Overall Program

WASHINGTON, DC –Highland Park, Illinois has won the Sister Cities International 2019 Award for Best Overall Program for a city with a population of 25,001-50,000. The awards competition, which is open to over 500 sister city programs nationwide, recognizes the accomplishments of outstanding individuals and community sister city programs that are promoting peace through mutual respect, understanding, and cooperation. The Highland Park Sister Cities Foundation has been providing support and exchanges with their sister cities all over the world. They provided hurricane ...

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Aspen, Colorado Wins Sister Cities International’s Award for Best Overall Program

WASHINGTON, DC – Aspen, Colorado has won the Sister Cities International 2019 Award for Best Overall Program for a city with a population less than 10,000. The awards competition, which is open to over 500 sister city programs nationwide, recognizes the accomplishments of outstanding individuals and community sister city programs that are promoting peace through mutual respect, understanding, and cooperation. Aspen Sister Cities reached new levels of engagement thanks to the outstanding voluntary commitment by Sister Cities Committee members, various community ...

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Asheville, North Carolina Wins Sister Cities International’s Award for Best Overall Program

WASHINGTON, DC –Asheville, North Carolina has won the Sister Cities International 2019 Award for Best Overall Program for a city with a population of 50,001-100,000. The awards competition, which is open to over 500 sister city programs nationwide, recognizes the accomplishments of outstanding individuals and community sister city programs that are promoting peace through mutual respect, understanding, and cooperation. In 2018, ASCI produced their most outstanding year in the organization’s history. They hosted delegations, government representatives, and guests ...

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Oak Ridge, Tennessee Wins Sister Cities International’s Innovation Award for Arts and Culture

WASHINGTON, DC – Oak Ridge, Tennessee has won the Sister Cities International 2019 Innovation Award for Arts and Culture for a city with a population of 25,001-100,000. The awards competition, which is open to over 500 sister city programs nationwide, recognizes the accomplishments of outstanding individuals and community sister city programs that are promoting peace through mutual respect, understanding, and cooperation. Thanks to energetic fundraising, brainstorming, engineering, and community outreach, the City of Oak Ridge and its partners successfully dedicated ...

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Nashville, Tennessee Wins Sister Cities International’s Innovation Award for Arts and Culture

WASHINGTON, DC – Nashville, Tennessee has won the Sister Cities International 2019 Innovation Award for Arts and Culture for a city with a population of more than 100,000. The awards competition, which is open to over 500 sister city programs nationwide, recognizes the accomplishments of outstanding individuals and community sister city programs that are promoting peace through mutual respect, understanding, and cooperation. Sister Cities of Nashville (SCN) embarked on an ambitious new endeavor in 2018 as they worked to produce a five-day festival in Belfast that ...

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Danville, Kentucky Wins Sister Cities International’s Innovation Award for Arts and Culture

WASHINGTON, DC – Danville, Kentucky has won the Sister Cities International 2019 Innovation Award for Arts and Culture for a city with a population of less than 25,000. The awards competition, which is open to over 500 sister city programs nationwide, recognizes the accomplishments of outstanding individuals and community sister city programs that are promoting peace through mutual respect, understanding, and cooperation. Having established good will through previous exchanges between Sister Cities, Danville, KY and Carrickfergus, Northern Ireland, 2018 featured a ...

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Win a Scholarship to Attend the 2019 Global Youth Leadership Forum!

People to People International is offering 2 scholarships for 2 youth delegates who have been registered for SCI's 2019 Youth Leadership Summit to attend The Global Youth Forum Sunday, July 21 to Thursday, July 25 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The Global Youth forum will feature: Internationally renowned speakers Fun social events every evening College scholarship opportunities Economic development workshop Community service project Model United Nations Conference In order to qualify for the scholarship: –  Candidate must register and attend ...

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