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*
Visit Fort Worth*

GLOBAL – $10,000+

Frank Tilley & Connie Beck
Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport*
Linebarger Goggan Blair & Sampson, LLP*


Bank of Texas*
BNSF Railway Company
Ciera Bank
Cook Children’s Healthcare System
Greg Jackson Law
Hilde & Helmut Horchler*
K&L Gates, LLP
Mary Palko*
Ronda & Walter Stucker
Tarrant Regional Water District

PATRON – $3,500+

Becky Renfro Borbolla & Henry Borbolla*

PARTNER – $1,000+

David Allen
Jane & Tom Bass*
Mae Ferguson*
Paul Geisel, PhD*
Greg Irwin*
Cindy & Roland Johnson*
Vanessa & Rich Lowe
Lori Womack & Brad Mahon*
Bonnie Melhart*
Ann Rice & Pat Miller*
Michael Parker*
Pinnacle Bank*
Republic Title of Texas
Nyja & Richard Roby
Jan & Jim Titsworth
Libby Watson*
Shay & John Wells

DIPLOMAT – $500+

Andréanne & Alan Annis*
Eva & Bob Bonilla*
Amy & Jason Brown*
Rachael Capua, EdD & Carlo Capua*
Joanna & Michael Crain*
Michaela Cromar*
Shreta & Vishal Gandhi
Nan & Tom Gluntz*
Shanna & JD Granger*
Judy & Doug Harman
Sheryl Harris, EdD
Sharron Hines*
Julie Johncox
B. Jones
Veronica Chavez Law & Tom Law, Jr.
Rachel Malone
Cynthia Ann Miller
Lauren-Ashton & John Moncrief*
Elizabeth & Greg Monroe*
Olivia Power*
Sherry & Richard Ruddell
Jane Schlansker*
Brandy Schwarz
Christopher Shipman*
Melissa Thompson
Susan Turner


Tamara V. Albury
David Bakutis
Andrea Ballard*
Florence Salazar Bruner
Dr. Liz Carrillo*
Karla Cate
JJ & Chris Cawelti
Mattie Peterson Compton, Esq.
Jeanelle & Quinton Davis*
Mary Margaret Davis
Margo Dean
Christy & Jeff Dyer
Staussa Ervin, EdD*
Mary Helen Ibarra Hill*
Jay P. Horn
Andrew K. Johnsen
Mila Jones
Luke A. Jones
Claudine Marion
Estela Martinez-Stuart
Lyn & Brad Patterson
Simin & Allan Radcliffe*
David Reeves & Joseph Ramirez*
Kathy & Michael Roemer*
Robert Sturns
Kristin Sullivan & Mitch Whitten
Kristin Vinson Wright*

FRIEND – $100+

Ed Augustat
Chuck Lamb*
Janine & Howard Lund
Makio Nishida
Nolan Family
Red Oak Realty
Marie Schein*
Renée Snoke*
Southlake Sister Cities
Dr. Tamás & Jutka Ungar

*Three-year sustaining member

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“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 13th 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.
The Open World Leadership Center administers the Open World program, one of the most effective U.S. exchange programs for countries of the post-Soviet era.