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Join Us in Supporting the American Red Cross and its Mexico Earthquake Relief Fund

  Join Chicago Sister Cities International in supporting the American Red Cross and its Mexico Earthquake Relief Fund. For 26 years, Chicago and Mexico City have shared a strong sister city relationship. We stand strong with our sister city as they work to recover from the September 19 earthquake. Please consider supporting at any level…

Spirit of Galway Delegation Visits Chicago

The Galway Committee of Chicago Sister Cities International was once again proud to host the Spirit of Galway delegation from August 13-17, 2017. The delegation included Ciarán Cannon TD, Minister of State for the Diaspora and International Development, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Ireland, and Councillor Pearce Flannery, Mayor of Galway City. Councillor Flannery…

Unifest Enlivens the Riverwalk with International Flavor

For six consecutive Thursdays, from July 13–August 17, CSCI was proud to present Unifest on the River: One Globe, Many Cultures on the Chicago Riverwalk’s Jetty between Franklin and Wells. Unifest celebrated Chicago’s 28 sister cities through food, drink and music. Visit unifest.one to see the week-by-week schedule.

Accepting Nominations for the 2017 Chicago Sister Cities International Volunteer of the Year

Chicago Sister Cities International (CSCI) is accepting nominations for the fourth annual Volunteer of the Year Award. The deadline for nominations is Friday, October 13, 2017. CSCI, a division of World Business Chicago, is a volunteer-based organization whose membership drives its diverse programming and initiatives. Through the dedicated efforts of its volunteers, CSCI is the…

Chicago Artist Unveils Public Art Project in Toronto

On July 27, Toronto Mayor John Tory joined Chicago artist Justus Roe to unveil Toronto’s latest piece of street art. The project is part of a cultural exchange between sister cities Toronto and Chicago to commemorate Canada’s 150th birthday and the ‘Year of Public Art’ that is taking place in Chicago. The project is part…