Join us in Connecting Columbus to the World
Join Us As A Global Partner
Your organization will support the year-long, impactful programming of Greater Columbus Sister Cities International.
Join Us As A Donor
Our donors understand the importance of international connections that expand our understanding of the world and each other.
Our Sister Cities
Ahmedabad, IndiaSister City since 2008
Our Sister CityRelationship
Ahmedabad and Columbus’ relationship is rooted in a mutual passion for business and economic growth, along with the largely expanding Indian population in Columbus.
Curitiba, BrazilSister City since 2014
Dresden, GermanySister City since 1992
Odense, DenmarkSister City since 1988
What is a Sister City?
“Columbus Sister Cities International’s programs directly assist in reducing barriers and building strong relationships that lead to successful business development. By building these strong collaborations, Columbus is playing a major international role that is critical to growth in the 21st century.”
Mayor of Columbus, Ohio
Honorary Chair, Greater Columbus Sister Cities International
Sister Cities Horticulture Exhibit
GCSCI has partnered with Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens to create an interactive exhibit showcasing the horticulture in our ten sister cities. Take a tour of the world and learn more about each region’s botanical sites, advancements in horticulture and notable floriculture events!
Sister Cities Sips
Greater Columbus Sister Cities International (GCSCI) and Columbus State Community College’s School of Hospitality Management and Culinary Arts have partnered to create a virtual mixology course inspired by Columbus’ 10 sister cities.
Dresden Education Exchange
Dresden became a Sister City on June 4, 1992. Since the start of our relationship, we’ve worked with Dresden to create multiple different cultural exchange programs.