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+

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

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*
Texas Christian University

PATRON – $3,500+

Baylor Scott & White Health
Connie Beck & Frank Tilley
Bennett Benner Partners
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
The Higginbotham Community Fund at the North Texas Community Foundation*
Kelly Hart
Lynn & Paun Peters
Shackelford, Bowen, McKinley & Norton, LLP
Ronda & Walter Stucker
Tarrant Regional Water District
TEP Barnett USA
Texas A&M University
UNT Health Science Center
Winstead PC

PARTNER – $1,000+

Karen & Larry Anfin*
Arlene Slade Barnett, DDS*
Jane & Tom Bass*
Marsha & Barclay Berdan*
Rachel Jenkins & Baer Bradford
Sherri & Johnny Campbell
The Capital Grille
Katherine & Robert Chu*
Ciera Bank
Juana Rosa & Ron Daniell
Meg & Chris Dufour
Mae Ferguson*
Becky Finley
First Financial Bank, N.A.
Bobby Forshey
Greg Irwin*
Andrew K. Johnsen*
Veronica Chavez & Tom Law, Jr.*
Law Office Of Robert J. Fitzgerald
LegacyTexas Bank
Rich Lowe
Brad Mahon
Bonnie & Joe Melhart
Ann Rice & Pat Miller*
Cindy & Mark Milrany
Michael Parker*
Mary Jo & Christopher Polidore*
Private Wealth Solutions – Anne & Phil Moroneso
Republic Title of Texas*
Lydia Rickard
Judy & Jeff Schmeltekopf*
Cindy & Dennis Shingleton
Katie & Hayne Shumate *
Simmons Bank
Joan Sullivan
Jan & Jim Titsworth
Trinity Metro
University of Texas at Arlington
Libby Watson*
Terri & Gary West
Whitley Penn
WhitneySmith Company
Mary & Harvey Yamagata

DIPLOMAT – $500+

Andréanne & Alan Annis
BJ & David Bakutis
Eva & Bob Bonilla
Amy & Jason Brown*
Kathryn & Lowell Bryan
Rachael & Carlo Capua*
Dana & Cayce Cochran
Kathryn & Don Cosby
Joanna & Michael Crain
Cayla Cromar
Mark Davidovich
Marlene & Raul Diaz
Nommo Donald
Jennifer & Eric Fickel
Barbara & Robert Freeborn
Lawanda Fricks
Shreta & Vishal Gandhi
Paul Geisel, PhD*
Veronica & John Giordano
Felice Girouard*
Nan & Tom Gluntz
Sandra Grace
Shanna & JD Granger
David Gu
Harold Hammett
Judy & Doug Harman
Sheryl Harris, EdD*
Jay P. Horn
Eva & Neil Isbell
Michael Jacobson
The Jacobsson Family
Anne & Bob Jameson*
Cindy & Roland Johnson
KEE Concrete & Construction, Inc.*
Jennifer Hove & Dan Kilkenny
Anette & Joseph Landeros
Connie Langston
Sterling & Larry Lauer*
Law Offices Of William T. Fitzgerald, P.C.
Jennifer & Stephen Litke
Rachel Malone
Hannah & Eli Mercer
Mike Micallef
Cynthia A. Miller
Dana & Chuck Milliken
Carol & Richard Minker
Nancy & Bob Mitchell
Elizabeth & Greg Monroe*
Aracely P. & Richard M. Muñoz*
Robin & Mark Nurdin
Cynthia Odom
Casey & Mark Oliver
Project Management Associates
David Reeves & Joseph Ramirez
Dr. Carolyn & Robert Robertson
Nyja & Richard Roby
Yvonne Rubenstein & Lee Rogers
Jay Sandelin
Jane Schlansker*
Abbie & Brad Shipp
Sushila Shrestha
Julie Johncox & Paul Siglinger
Sister Cities of Arlington
Andy Taft
Melissa Thompson
Susan Turner
Katie & Brian Wharry
Sherri & Mark Whiting
Julie H. Wilson
Alistair & Alan Young


Dianna Alexander
Una Bailey
Kenneth Barr
Dr. Zarina Blankenbaker
Florence Bruner
Julie & Greg Butner
Pat Cappelletti
Karla Cate
Hon. William B. Churchill
Mattie Peterson Compton
Dallas Dijon Sister Cities
Nancy Davis
Margo Dean
Lorraine Deitchman
Teresa & Allen Dunaway
Staussa Ervin, EdD
Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo
Ashley Freer
Faith Geiger
Sherri Glaser
Debbie Griffith
Carrie Harrington*
Ann Heinz
Simeon Henderson
Floreen Henry
Mary Helen Ibarra Hill
Linda & Jeff Hochster
Lan Jefferies
Irene Koscal
Kendall E. Lake
William Lourcey
Darlene Marks
Danielle McCown
Laura Mitchell
Wanda Murphy
Roger Paschal
Steve Peglar
Hon. Bertrand L. Pelletier
Marilyn Perkins
Tony Prenger
Project Partners, Inc.
Simin & Allan Radcliffe*
Mike Rankin
Andrea Rhodes
Dr. Tony Roberts
Darla & John Robinson
Norma Roby
Kathy & Michael Roemer*
Alexia & Andy Roseliep
Marie Schein
Patrick Sheridan
Sally Sims
Cindy & Robert Sturns
Cecelia R. Van Donselaar
Beth Weibel
Dr. Heather West
Deborah Wisdom
Dr. Laura Wood
Mac & Zim Zimmerman

FRIEND – $100+

Ed Augustat
Mr. & Mrs. Edward P. Bass
Tom Brents
Mitzi Chollampel
Martha Cooper
Sharon Coulborn
Anne & George Cude
Marsha Cutler*
Mary & Joe Dulle
June Ebert
Hailey Fincher
Krista Forsgren
Southlake Sister Cities
Kalisha Holland
Joni & Dwight Horton
Jerry Jordan
Chuck Lamb*
Carol Robertson Lopez
Annette Lowry
Helga & Gene Lukacsy*
Liesl Manone
Claudine & David Marion
Makio Nishida
Jana & David Nolan
Stella Norman
Susan Ayres & David Orr
Lyn & Brad Patterson
Red Oak Realty
Barbara Ryon
Katie & Randal Senter
Sharron Hines
Renée Snoke*
Jutka & Dr. Tamas Ungar
Carolyn Whitt
Pat Wooley

*Three-year sustaining member

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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 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.