Connect Globally Endowment

Connect Globally Endowment

Building a better future.

Fort Worth Sisters Cities International has been the leading authority on international relations and ambassadors for peaceful civic engagement for more than three decades. The award-winning programs have expanded our understanding of how cultural competency and international relations can work effectively and positively to produce better outcomes at home and abroad.

To ensure the continuation of these programs and the ability to adapt to the changing world, Fort Worth Sister Cities International has established the Connect Globally Endowment for International Relations. The endowment is part of the long-range plan for the preservation and growth of international education, exchange and commerce, creating a more peaceful and prosperous world. Pledge your support>

Naming Opportunity

Consider an investment in the future at the $1 million level. Your generous support can be made as a tribute gift which will provide a naming opportunity for you or your designee.

Founding Members

Founding Member designation will be given to donors at the $5,000 level or higher who pay or pledge their support by Sept. 30, 2022 and submit their gift in three years.

Global Legacy Society

Join the Global Legacy Society through an investment made through your estate plan and documenting the Fort Worth Sister Cities International endowment as a beneficiary.


Chairman, Mike Hyatt
Treasurer, Michaela Cromar
Amy Lorenz
Mary Palko
Frank Tilley

AMBASSADOR – $25,000+

Connie Beck & Frank Tilley*
in memory of their parents James & Janeyl Beck and Gordon & Mable Tilley
Rae & Michael S. Hyatt*
The Yamagata Foundation*
in memory of Elaine & Tadashi Yamagata

MINISTER – $5,000+

Marsha & Barclay Berdan*
Kent Bogle*
Becky Renfro Borbolla & Henry Borbolla*
Sherri & Johnny Campbell*
Rachael Capua, EdD & Carlo Capua*
Michaela Cromar*
Mae Ferguson & Matt Graves*
Higginbotham Community Fund*
Hilde & Helmut Horchler*
Claudine & Greg Jackson*
Anne & Bob Jameson*
Cindy & Roland Johnson*
Sally & Jeff King*
Veronica Chavez Law & Tom Law, Jr.*
Lori & Brad Mahon*
Ann Rice & Pat Miller*
Erich & Jennifer Palko*
Mary Palko*
Norma Roby*
Jane Schlansker*
Bridget Trenary*
Libby Watson*
Terri & Gary West*

*Founding Member

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