Observations from a Chicago Social Services Delegation

Four National Association of Social Workers (NASW) members were selected for a delegation to travel to Shanghai, China, in October 2015 to learn about and advise on service strategies for older adults in this city of 24 million people. This presentation will include an overview of Shanghai’s approach to services, delegates’ observations and lessons learned, and…

2015 U.S.-China Sister Cities Conference Welcome Reception

A special welcome reception hosted by Chicago Sister Cities International will bring together conference attendees, government officials, and special dignitaries. The reception will be the kickoff to the U.S.-China Sister Cities Conference so you don’t want to miss it! Transportation will be provided to and from the Field Museum and the Hilton Chicago. This event…

2015 U.S.-China Sister Cities Conference Welcome Reception

A special welcome reception hosted by Chicago Sister Cities International will bring together conference attendees, government officials, and special dignitaries. The reception will be the kickoff to the U.S.-China Sister Cities Conference so you don’t want to miss it! Transportation will be provided to and from the Field Museum and the Hilton Chicago. This event…

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2014 Chicago Lantern Festival

Chairs William A. Spence and Raymond Chin of the China Committee of Chicago Sister Cities International invite you to the 2014 Chicago Lantern Festival Gala at the Chicago Cultural Center’s G.A.R. Hall and Rotunda on Tuesday, April 15, 2014; reception at 6 p.m., dinner at 7 p.m.This fundraising event will support the China Committee’s programs…

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Chicago Sister Cities International Festival

The 8th Annual Chicago Sister Cities International Festival transforms Daley Plaza into an international village filled with food, music, dance and merchants, August 5-9, 2013 from 10:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Chicago’s 28 international sister cities will be represented at the festival, where visitors will be able to sample international cuisine and view live cultural…

Mayor Haibo of Shenyang visits Chicago

Chen Haibo, Mayor of Shenyang will visit Chicago on August 13, 2011. During the trip, Mayor Chen and Chicago’s Mayor Rahm Emanuel will renew and re-emphasize the strong relationship between Chicago and Shenyang.  

Swinging Shanghai

The China Committee of the Chicago Sister Cities International is hosting a fundraising dinner to celebrate the cosmopolitan sophistication of Shanghai in the 1920’s and 1930’s. Swinging Shanghai will take place at the elegant Maxim’s, 24 E. Goethe Street, with elegant Chinese food, intriguing entertainment, and tempting silent auction items with a Chinese flair. Proceeds from…