2015 Local Host Organizations

2015 Local Host Organizations

Open World would like to thank the following organizations and institutions for hosting our delegations in 2015:
Birmingham Sister Cities Commission – Ukraine Committee
Cullman Rotary ClubGadsden Rotary ClubGlobal Ties AlabamaFriendship Force of Montgomery
International Services Council of Alabama
Rotary Club of Greater Huntsville

Rotary Club of Anchorage InternationalRotary Club of Eagle RiverRotary Club of Homer Kachemak Bay

Empower International
Greater Phoenix Chapter of People to People International
Rotary Club of Kingman Route 66

Global Ties Arkansas (formerly Arkansas Council for International Visitors)


Del Mar Rotary Club
Greater Los Angeles Chapter of People to People International
International Relations Council of Riverside
International Visitors Council of Los Angeles
Modesto Sister Cities International
Nevada City Rotary Club
Redding Rotary Club
Sacramento City College
San Diego Diplomacy CouncilSan Diego International Sister Cities Association
Santa Cruz Sister Cities Committee
Stafford Institute (formerly Global House and U.S.-Russia Mayor to Mayor Program)

Boulder County Public Health
Colorado Springs Sister Cities International
Rotary Club of Longmont
World Denver

GlobalJAX (formerly Jacksonville International Visitor Center)
Gulf Coast Citizen Diplomacy Council
The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute Activities at Florida State UniversityRotary Club of New Tampa
Rotary Club of Seminole County South
Sister City Program of Gainesville, Inc.

Friendship Force of Greater Atlanta
Georgia-to-Georgia Foundation

Idaho Council for International Visitors

Chicago Sister Cities International Program
Council of International Programs in Chicago, Inc.Springfield Commission on International Visitors Supporters of Civil Society in Russia, Inc.
Vladimir-Canterbury Sister City Association of Bloomington-Normal
World Chicago

Community Sister City Organization (Osage)
Council Bluffs Sister City Association
Dubuque Area Chamber of Commerce
Friendship Force of Cedar Rapids/Iowa City
Friendship Force of Greater Des Moines
Iowa Sister States

Global Ties Kansas CityRotary Club of West Wichita

Sister Cities of Louisville, Inc.
World Affairs Council of Kentucky and Southern Indiana

Archangel Committee

Maryland Sister States Program
World Trade Center Institute, International Visitors Program (Baltimore)

International Center of Worcester

Colleagues International, Inc.
International Visitors Council of Metropolitan Detroit

Men as Peacemakers with Duluth Sister Cities International
Rotary Club of White Bear Lake

Legacy International Development Group
Metier Professionals

Global Ties Kansas City
Lee's Summit Sunrise Rotary Club
Supporters of Civil Society in Russia, Inc.World Affairs Council of St. Louis


Friendship Force of Lincoln
Heartland Family Service

Friendship Force of Las Vegas
Northern Nevada International Center
Rotary Club of Las Vegas
U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada

New Hampshire
World Affairs Council of New Hampshire

New Mexico
Bridges to Tajikistan
Santa Fe Council on International Relations

New York
International Center of Syracuse
International Center of the Capitol Region
International Institute of Buffalo
Linkages of Rochester
Mercy College, Center for Global Engagement
Rochester Global Connections, Inc.
Rotary Club of RiverdaleRotary Club of Cortlandt ManorRotary Club of OssingShawangunk Ridge Rotary Club

North Carolina
Friendship Force of Central North Carolina
Friendship Force of Western North Carolina
Guilford Rotary Club
Hickory Rotary Club
International Focus (formerly International Affairs Council of North Carolina)
Sister Cities of Durham, NC/Kostroma Committee
U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit

Cincinnati-Kharkiv Sister City Partnership
Council of International Programs USA (Chargin Falls)
Friendship Force of Dayton
Global Ties Akron (formerly Akron International Friendship)Great Lakes Consortium for International Training and Development
International Visitors Council of Columbus
WSOS Community Action Committee

Friendship Force of Oklahoma
Tulsa Global Alliance

Corvallis Sister Cities Association
Grants Pass Sister City Committee
Umpqua Community CollegeRoseburg Area Zonta Club

Global Pittsburgh
Northampton Community College
Project to End Human Trafficking (PEHT)

Rhode Island
Rotary District 7950 Southeastern Massachusetts, Cape Cod and the Islands, and Rhode Island

South Carolina
Charleston Council for International Visitors
Friendship Force of Florence, South Carolina
Palmetto Council for International Visitors

South Dakota
Dacotah Territory International Visitor Program
South Dakota World Affairs Council

Friendship Force of Knoxville
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee

Global North Texas (Dallas)
Mid-Cities Pacesetters Rotary Club (Bedford)

DDIVANTAGE with Firefly, Inc.
Tooele Sister Cities, Inc.
Utah Valley University, Office of International Affairs & Diplomacy

Vermont Council on World Affairs

Norfolk Sister City Association
Virginia Commonwealth University

Richland Rotary Club
World Affairs Council of Seattle

West Virginia
Center for International Understanding, Inc.
U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of West Virginia

Fox Valley Technical College
Friendship Force of Greater Milwaukee
Milwaukee Rotary Club
Rotary Club of Madison
Stevens Point-Rostov Veliky Sister City Project
University of Wisconsin at Richland
University of Wisconsin Extension - Juneau County
University of Wisconsin Marathon County