The new SCI President and CEO was officially named at the SCI Board Meeting in Riverside, California.   Her name is Mary D. Kane.   She will begin her appointment with Sister Cities International on Monday, October 24, 2011. CONGRATS GO OUT TO our two Illinois Sister Cities who won awards at the SCI conference this summer.… Read More


Mt. Prospect receives Illinois Sister City of the Year Award Mount Prospect Mayor Irvana Wilks and members of the Mount Prospect Sister Cities Commission. By Submitted by village of Mount Prospect The Mount Prospect Sister Cities Commission has been awarded the 2011 Illinois Sister Cities of the Year Award. The award was presented Sept. 16… Read More


We Welcome a new partner ship. New Partnership   It’s done.  It only took 25 years to get  this done! Highland, Illinois  has just recently received their  incorporation papers and are now officially the Highland Sister Cities Organization (HSCO). They are  small but determined.  So far, they have 19 members.  The second weekend of June –… Read More


Welcome to the Illinois Sister Cities Association of Illinois Website.  We are introducing a new format that we hope will be more interesting and enlighten our readers about Sister Cities and citizen diplomacy.  This website provides a forum for communications and interaction among Sister Cities organizations within the State of Illinois and anyone interested in… Read More