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. Find out how you can be part of the Members Circle of Giving.

PREMIER – $15,000+

Rae & Michael S. Hyatt*
Texas Health Resources
Visit Fort Worth*

GLOBAL – $10,000+

BNSF Railway Company
Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport*
Linebarger Goggan Blair & Sampson, LLP*


Bank of Texas*
BBVA Compass
Cook Children’s Health Care System*
Hilde & Helmut Horchler*
Mary Palko*

PATRON – $3,500+

Connie Beck & Frank Tilley
Becky Renfro Borbolla & Henry Borbolla*
Mr. & Mrs. L.O. Brightbill, III Charitable Fund
of the North Texas Community Foundation
Dowell Pham Harrison LLP*
Greg Jackson Law
Higginbotham Insurance Group*
Ronda & Walter Stucker
Shackelford, Bowen, McKinley & Norton, LLP
TEP Barnett USA
UNT Health Science Center

PARTNER – $1,000+

Karen & Larry Anfin*
Jane & Tom Bass*
Marsha & Barclay Berdan*
Rachel Jenkins & Baer Bradford
Sherri & Johnny Campbell
Katherine & Robert Chu*
Juana Rosa & Ron Daniell
Meg & Chris Dufour
Mae Ferguson*
First Financial Bank, N.A.
Greg Irwin*
Andrew K. Johnsen*
David F. Johnson
Veronica Chavez & Tom Law, Jr.*
Law Office Of Robert J. Fitzgerald
Rich Lowe
Bonnie & Joe Melhart
Ann Rice & Pat Miller*
Cindy & Mark Milrany
Anne & Phil Moroneso
Michael Parker
Mary Jo & Christopher Polidore*
Republic Title of Texas*
Lydia Rickard
Judy & Jeff Schmeltekopf*
Cindy & Dennis Shingleton
Katie & Hayne Shumate *
Joan & Scott Sullivan
Jan & Jim Titsworth
Libby Watson*

DIPLOMAT – $500+

Andréanne & Alan Annis
Amy & Jason Brown*
Kathryn & Lowell Bryan
Rachael & Carlo Capua*
Dana & Cayce Cochran
Kathryn & Don Cosby
Joanna & Michael Crain
Cayla Cromar
Mark Davidovich
Nommo Donald
Barbara & Robert Freeborn
Shreta & Vishal Gandhi
Felice Girouard*
Nan & Tom Gluntz
Harold Hammett
Judy & Doug Harman
Sheryl Harris, EdD*
Jay P. Horn
Eva & Neil Isbell
The Jacobsson Family
Anne & Bob Jameson*
Cindy & Roland Johnson
KEE Concrete & Construction, Inc.*
Anette & Joseph Landeros
Connie Langston
Sterling & Larry Lauer*
Law Offices Of William T. Fitzgerald, P.C.
Rachel Malone
Mike Micallef
Cynthia A. Miller
Aracely P. & Richard M. Muñoz*
Robin & Mark Nurdin
Cynthia Odom
David Reeves & Joseph Ramirez
Yvonne Rubenstein & Lee Rogers
Jay Sandelin
Jane Schlansker*
Julie Johncox Siglinger & Paul Siglinger
Andy Taft
Melissa Thompson
Katie & Brian Wharry
Sherri & Mark Whiting
Julie H. Wilson
Alistair & Alan Young


Dianna Alexander
Una Bailey
Hannah Behrens
Florence Bruner
Pat Cappelletti
Karla Cate
Shanna Cate*
Dallas Dijon Sister Cities
Teresa & Allen Dunaway
Staussa Ervin, EdD
Ashley Freer
Paul Geisel, PhD
Sandra Grace
Carrie Harrington*
Ann Heinz
Floreen Henry
Linda & Jeff Hochster
Irene Koscal
Kendall E. Lake
Darlene Marks
Danielle McCown
Bob Mitchell
Laura Mitchell
Wanda Murphy
Steve Peglar
Marilyn & Danny Perkins
Tony Prenger
Project Partners, Inc.
Simin & Allan Radcliffe*
Mike Rankin
Darla & John Robinson
Andy Roseliep
Marie Schein
Patrick Sheridan
Sally Sims
Beth Weibel
Deborah Wisdom

FRIEND – $100+

Tom Brents
Mitzi Chollampel
Sharon Coulborn
Marsha Cutler*
June Ebert
Hailey Fincher
Krista Forsgren
Dwight Horton
Chuck Lamb*
Carol Robertson Lopez
Annette Lowry
Helga & Gene Lukacsy*
Liesl Manone
Makio Nishida
Jana & David Nolan
Stella Norman
Susan Ayres & David Orr
Lyn & Brad Patterson
Katie & Randal Senter
Renée Snoke*
Carolyn Whitt
Pat Wooley

*Three-year sustaining member

Meet our Board of Directors and Staff

Find out how you can get involved

“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 15th 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.
Global North Texas is a nonprofit organization working with the U.S. State Department to host current and emerging foreign leaders who come to North Texas under the government’s International Visitor Leadership Program.
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.