WHO WE ARE
Sister Cities of Wilmington’s mission is to promote peaceful relations between the people of Wilmington and our Sister Cities through educational, cultural, artistic, and other appropriate exchanges. Wilmington has six official Sister Cities: Kalmar, Sweden; Watford, England; Fulda, Germany; Olevano sul Tusciano, Italy; Osogbo, Nigeria; and Nemours, France.
Making A Difference Locally and Globally
Experiencing the Education of Friendhships
At Sister Cities of Wilmington, we support student exchanges for grade school students with Oleveno sul Tusciano, Italy, and Fulda, Germany, high school students with Kalmar, Sweden, and college students with Fulda, Germany.
VISUAL ARTS EXCHANGES
Adding Color to Our World
At Sister Cities of Wilmington, we support visual art exchanges with Osgobo, Nigeria and supported the visual works of SYNE at all our Sister Cities.
PERFORMANCE ART EXCHANGES
We Like to Teach the World to Sing
At Sister Cities of Wilmington, we support musicians exchanges from Fulda, Germany and Olevano sul Tusiano, Italy, hip-hop artists from Kalmar, Sweden, and singers and musicians from Wilmington, Delaware to our Sister Cites.
New Things Inspire Us to be Greater
At Sister Cities of Wilmington, we exchange chefs and chocolatiers with Nemours, France, athletes from Watford, England, potters from Olevano sul Tusiano, and royalty from Osogbo, Nigeria.
“I have said time and again there is no place on this earth to which I would not travel, there is no chore I would not undertake if I had any faintest hope that, by so doing, I would promote the general cause of world peace.”