Community Partners and Supporters

Community Partners and Supporters

The world works better together.

A world of thanks.

One of the most powerful ways you can partner with Fort Worth Sister Cities is by joining the Members Circle of Giving. We can’t thank the following organizations and individuals enough for their support. Join these members and give today.

PLATINUM – $25,000+

Visit Fort Worth*

PREMIER – $15,000+

Rae & Michael S. Hyatt*

GLOBAL – $10,000+

Alcon Foundation
American Airlines
Frank Tilley & Connie Beck
Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport*
Melinda & Jerry Johnston
Linebarger Goggan Blair & Sampson, LLP*
Mary Palko*
Quantum Mechanical Services
Texas Health Resources


Bank of Texas*
BNSF Railway Company*
Ciera Bank*
Cook Children’s Healthcare System*
Frost Bank
Greg Jackson Law*
Nancy & Alan Hamm Foundation
Investors Royalty Inc.
K&L Gates, LLP
Kelly Hart & Hallman LLP
Ronda & Walter Stucker

PATRON – $3,500+

Karen & Larry Anfin*
Becky Renfro Borbolla & Henry Borbolla*
Sherri & Johnny Campbell
Crestline Investors, Inc.
Becky & Greg Haskin
Higginbotham Community Fund
Hilde & Helmut Horchler
Shackelford, Bowen, McKinley & Norton, LLP
Southside Bank

PARTNER – $1,000+

David Allen
Rachel Jenkins & Baer Bradford
City Center Fort Worth
Jeff Davis
Du4 Strategies, LLC
Mr. & Mrs. Robert Ferguson
Mae Ferguson*
Paul Geisel, PhD*
Hahnfeld Hoffer Stanford Architects Planners Interiors
Cindy & Roland Johnson*
Collin Lasater
Vanessa & Rich Lowe
Lori & Brad Mahon
Rachel Malone
McKesson Corporation
Ann Rice & Pat Miller*
Lauren-Ashton Moncrief*
Texas Success Title
Gale Caveness & Michael Parker
Pinnacle Bank
Pope, Hardwicke, Christie, Schell, Kelly & Taplett
Nyja & Richard Roby
Katie & Hayne Shumate*
Jan & Jim Titsworth
Trish & Mark Topel
Libby Watson*
Shay & John Wells*
Terri & Gary West
Mary & Harvey Yamagata

DIPLOMAT – $500+

Julie & Dick Abrams
Selena Ala
Teresa Ayala
Law Office of Rosa Marie Berdeja
Zarina Blankenbaker, PhD
Eva & Bob Bonilla*
Sian Borne*
Amy & Jason Brown*
Kathryn & Lowell Bryan*
Julie & Greg Butner*
Rachael Capua, EdD & Carlo Capua*
Karla Cate*
Dana & Cayce Cochran
Kathryn & Don Cosby
Joanna & Michael D. Crain*
Amy & Emily Crockett*
Michaela J. Cromar*
JD Dargai—Charles Schwab FW
Mary Margaret Davis*
Barb & Tom Dolny*
Sara & Robert Fitzgerald
Freese & Nichols, Inc.
Taylor Ferguson
Rebekah & Robert Gallagher
Shreta & Vishal Gandhi*
Rachel-Levebthal & Matthew Garnett
Veronica & John Giordano
Nan Dearen & Tom Gluntz
Billy Glunz
Shanna & JD Granger*
Janet & Glen Hahn
Judy & Doug Harman
Claire & Tim Hicks*
Mary Helen Hill*
Peggy & Robert Holt, Jr.
Jay Horn
Eva & Neil Isbell*
Anne & Bob Jameson*
Richard Knight
Nicki & Ronny Korb*
Irene Koscal
Sterling & Larry Lauer*
Veronica Chavez Law & Tom Law, Jr.
Courtney & Damian Lewis*
Rachel Marker*
Rebecca & Steve Montgomery
Anne Moroneso*
Wanda Murphy
Elizabeth & Will Northern*
Skylar & Stephen O’Neal*
Victoria Puente & Brock Peters
Olivia Power*
Mike Rankin*
Martin Rubinstein
Shanna Saldaña
Jay Sandelin*
Karen & Mike Scott*
Christopher Shipman*
Sushila & Rima Shrestha
Sally Sims*
Ty & Jordan Stimpson
Andy Taft
Kristin & Andy Thul*
Tijerina Galvan
Susan Turner
Cecelia & “Van” Van Donselaar
Sherri & Mark Whiting
Scioscia & Councilman Jared Williams, PhD*
Kati Wilska


Krista A. Forsgren & Robert B. Ahdieh
Teresa Ayala
Andrea Ballard
David Bakutis
Stephanie Biggs
Flo Bruner
Jane Card
Liz Carrillo, DrPH*
Patricia Cheong
Tracey Cravens
Jeanelle & Quinton Davis*
Lorraine Deitchman
Teresa & Allen Dunaway*
Christy & Jeff Dyer
Robert Edwards
Staussa Ervin, EdD*
Ashley Freer
Sherri Glaser
Bill Jacobs
Paige Jezek
Andrew K. Johnsen*
Colleen Kleuser
Roswitha Knoop
Kimberly Kowalski
Alana Long*
Karla Lopez*
Los Vaqueros Restaurants*
Ed Miller
Paul Pass
Bertrand L. Pelletier*
LaraJane Pugh*
Simin Radcliffe
Tony Roberts, PhD
Haley Taylor Schlitz
Chris Shahan
Andrea Smith PhD, RN*
Kathy Spicer
Beth Weibel*
Dennis Weibel, DDS*
Kristin Sullivan & Mitch Whitten
Laura Wood, PhD
Kristin Vinson Wright*

FRIEND – $100+

DeLeon Addison
Alejandra Briseno & Helge Alseben                                                                                                  Richard & Jaime Andreski
Tom Brents
Catherine & Matthew Carter
Melissa & Russell Cawyer
Akilah & Mayphous Collins
Marsha Ghormley Cutler
Margo Dean
June Ebert
Karen & Stuart Flynn
Susan E. Foster
Maria de los Reyes & Steven Fredrickson
Nora Helling
Floreen Henry
Gayla Garner & Troy Hoefer
Trish & Mike Jackman
Kendal S. Lake
Traci Larrison
Rea & Dr. Rey Marquino
Jan & Mike Marshall
April & Manuel Martinez
Ernesto & Rebecca Moran
Kerry Neuhardt
Mary Pencis
Elizabeth & Brett Porter
Red Oak Realty
Marie Schein
Cathy Sheffield
Mary Ellen Summerlin
Karen & Kevin Sweet
Kelly Tierce
Dr. Tamás & Jutka Ungár
Sally & Lazaro Venegas
Gary Walker
Barb Walker
Marcela & Carlos Walls
Chris & Jannis White
Amy Wines

*Three-year sustaining member

Meet our Board of Directors and Staff.

Support Fort Worth Sister Cities International.

“Partnering with other cities to share information on issues such as economic development, education and culture is one of the most important initiatives that Fort Worth can engage in to promote the city globally. As a proud member of the Fort Worth community, we want to do everything we can to support the City of Fort Worth in these efforts.” – Karl Joeris, Vice President at Balfour Beatty Construction

At Fort Worth Sister Cities International, we believe in inclusiveness that benefits all citizens and creates meaningful relationships in Fort Worth, the U.S. and the world. To help achieve that, we establish long-lasting relationships with like-minded organizations and collaborate with them on many programs each year.

The City of Fort Worth is the 12th largest city in the United States.
US Department of State’s mission is to shape and sustain a peaceful, prosperous, just, and democratic world and foster conditions for stability and progress for the benefit of the American people and people everywhere.
Secretary of State of Texas The Texas Secretary of State serves as Chief Election Officer for Texas, senior advisor and liaison to the Governor for Texas Border and Mexican Affairs, and Chief International Protocol Officer for Texas.
Sister Cities International, our parent organization, promotes peace through mutual respect, understanding and cooperation – one individual, one community at a time.
The Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce works to make Fort Worth an excellent place to live, work and do business.
Visit Fort Worth promotes Fort Worth as a premier business and leisure destination, with thriving centers of culture and commerce.
The Fort Worth ISD network comprises nearly 80,000 students in 81 elementary schools, 24 middle schools and 6th-grade centers, 13 high schools and 21 special campuses.
The Fort Worth Japanese Society fosters Japanese and American understanding by providing an opportunity to learn about Japan and its people, language and culture.
The Generation Hope Laptop Program was designed to educate and enhance students’ ability to use technology to achieve academic success.
Texas Christian University understands the importance of advancing international understanding, with an extensive study abroad program boasting flagship programs in London; Florence, Italy; and Seville, Spain, as well as a campus in Budapest, Hungary.
Tarrant County College provides affordable and open access to quality teaching and learning.
The University of Texas at Arlington is a comprehensive research, teaching and public service institution whose mission is the advancement of knowledge and the pursuit of excellence.
Texas Wesleyan University is a United Methodist institution with a tradition in the liberal arts and sciences with professional and career preparation.
The University of North Texas Health Science Center is a 33-acre graduate university located in Fort Worth’s Cultural District.
The Arts Council of Fort Worth & Tarrant County strives to create an environment that promotes, nurtures and supports the arts in the community.
Fort Worth Country Day fosters students’ intellectual, physical, emotional and ethical development and inspires the passion to learn, the courage to lead and the commitment to serve.
Kids Who Care is an international musical theatre company based in Fort Worth, Texas. Our mission is to produce confident and creative kids through leadership, musical theater education and performance.
Arts Fifth Avenue (A5A) in Fort Worth is a nonprofit arts organization created to provide a forum of expression for dancers, choreographers, musicians, composers and visual performing artists.
The Links, Incorporated is an organization of extraordinary women committed to enriching, sustaining and ensuring the culture and economic survival of African-Americans and other persons of African ancestry.
The Rotary Club of Fort Worth works to encourage and foster the ideal of service as a basis of worthy enterprise.
Women’s Policy Forum of Tarrant County is an organization of influential women who investigate and support policies and initiatives that will effect positive.
Catholic Charities of Fort Worth provides service to those in need, advocates compassion and justice in the structures of society, and calls all people of goodwill to do the same.
Refugee Services of Texas welcomes refugees, immigrants, and other displaced peoples and supports them in integrating and thriving in their new communities.
Hispanic Women’s Network of Texas-Fort Worth is an organization of individuals from diverse backgrounds who are committed to promoting the participation of women in public, corporate and civic arenas.
Trinity Valley School’s objectives include fine scholarship with its fulfillment at college; the development of wide constructive interests; intelligent citizenship; and spiritual and moral development.
The World Affairs Council of Dallas/Fort Worth brings international awareness and cross-cultural understanding to the North Texas community.
The Congressional Office for International Leadership administers the Open World program, one of the most effective U.S. exchange programs for countries of the post-Soviet era.