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Colorado Springs Sister Cities Membership Meeting
Friday, February 22, 2013


The 2013 Sister Cities General Membership meeting will be held MONDAY, FEBRUARY 25th at 7:00 p.m. in the Carnegie Room at the Penrose Library.         

Meeting Agenda
Colorado Springs Sister Cities Membership Meeting                  
February 25th, 2013 at the Penrose Library
Call to Order – 7:00 p.m.

  • Introductions --- Dan Hannaway,  2013-2014 President
  • Sister Cities Overview (History)--- Dan Hannaway  and Warren Hill
  • Sister Cities Future (Where we are Going)--- Marsha Hendricks, 2013-2014 Vice President
  • Members Input/Suggestions
  • Adjournment
  • In addition to introducing CSSCI members and 2013-2014 officers, we will be looking for input as to where Sister Cities is heading and how Sister Cities can be built upon.

 --- Refreshments will be served---

Colorado Springs Sister Cities International (CSSCI) is a group of dedicated individuals and organizations interested in promoting cultural, educational, humanitarian and economic relationships with cities throughout the world. Relationships and exchanges are made by formal agreement with selected global partners
at the municipal government level.
 
CSSCI is affiliated with Sister Cities International (SCI), a citizen diplomacy network creating and strengthening partnerships between U.S. and international communities to increase global cooperation at the local level. The Sister City approach to international exchanges centers on citizen-to-citizendiplomacy. Sister Cities nternational was founded in 1956 by U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower. It remains renowned worldwide as a distinguished people-to-people program that fosters international understanding. SCI works to promote cultural understanding, social development and economic growth, and as a national membership organization officially certifies links between U.S. communitiesand those abroad to ensure their sustained commitment and success in this mission. The SCI network represents more than 2,100 communities in 121 countries around the world and is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization.

For more information: http://www.sistercitycs.us/