Our Next Event
Open to Public
October 3, 2016 -- 6:00 PM
147 First Ave East, Hendersonville, NC
Bring an International Dish
to share. Cash bar.
Food and Fun to follow brief annual meeting.
Connect Globally, Thrive Locally
Hendersonville Sister Cities, Inc. is a nonprofit organization fostering international cooperation and
understanding by promoting education of cultural differences and similarities, travel and social interaction, and economic cooperation through formalized international partnerships.
Join us for future international programs, films and events sponsored locally by Hendersonville Sister Cities. For a listing of upcoming programs and exciting events go to the events page.
Hendersonville Sister Cities is a member of Sister Cities International, a nonprofit citizen diplomacy network founded in 1956 by President, Dwight D. Eisenhower. The mission is to be champions for peace and prosperity by fostering bonds between people from around the world.
Our Sister Cities are Almunicar, Spain and Verbania, Italy.
Hendersonville Sister Cities, Inc. fosters international cooperation by promoting education and understanding of cultural differences, travel and social interaction, and economic cooperation through formalized international partnerships.
•To promote friendly and meaningful exchanges of people, ideas and economic development among recognized sister cities •To encourage the people of the City of Hendersonville and the people of similar cities of foreign nations to acquire a consciousness of each other, and to understand one another as individuals, as members of their community, as citizens of their country and as part of the family of nations •To research and propose to the Board and to the Hendersonville City Council additional foreign sister cities •To open new dialogues with other cultures to find unique solutions to improving the quality of life •To understand our community in order to interpret effectively the Greater Hendersonville way of life to the people of other culturesTo coordinate projects and conduct other activities to fulfill the preceding objectives
Hendersonville Sister Cities
City Hall 145 Fifth Avenue East
Hendersonville, NC 2872