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Wednesday, 01 February 2017 15:29
When: Saturday, April 15
Time: Race begins at 8 a.m., Check-in begins at 7 a.m.
Where: 5802 E. Indian School Road. Phoenix, AZ
To register: Click here
If you have any questions, please contact us at: 602.534.3751
Friday, 27 January 2017 09:43
2017 Mayor's International Gala
Join Mayor Greg Stanton and Phoenix Sister Cities for an amazing evening of international cuisine and entertainment from around the world.
When: Thursday April 27, 2017
Time: Reception 6 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Dinner 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Place: Sheraton Downtown Phoenix
340 N. 3rd Street
Phoenix, AZ 85004
Attire: Business or traditional international
Tickets: 1 ticket may be purchased for $20; 6 tickets may be purchased for $100
Prizes: Round trip travel to any Phoenix Sister City + $3,000 cash; $2,500 cash; $1,000 gift certificate toward TUMI Luggage
For more information, to register for the gala and to purchase drawing tickets, click here.
Registration/Sponshorship Opportunities/Additional Information:
Paula West: 602-534-2200
Anne Thorne: 602-821-1979
Wednesday, 18 January 2017 10:54
Thursday, 17 November 2016 12:25
Lights of the World 2016 will be launching November 18, 2016 and take place at Rawhide Western Town at Wild Horse Pass until January 28, 2017. Lights of the World, is a unique international lantern arts festival that combines the age-old Chinese tradition of lantern festivals with modern cutting-edge technology and lights.
This Festival offers exciting fundraising opportunities for the Phoenix Sister Cities Committees. One dollar of every ticket sold through the coupon codes below will be donated to the corresponding committee. Please support the committee of your choice by using the discount codes below when purchasing tickets.
Tickets can be purchased at: http://lightsoftheworldus.com/buy-ticket/
Coupons assigned to each Committee are as follows:
PSC01: Phoenix Sister Cities (overall program)
Monday, 14 November 2016 10:07
Phoenix Celebrates 37th Anniversary of Sister Cities with Taipei, Taiwan with Award Winning Artist Chris Ho’s Exhibition Honoring Sister Cities Relationship and Double Tenth Celebration
Phoenix celebrates the 37th Anniversary of the Sister Cities relationship with Taipei, Taiwan with an amazing art exhibit featuring award winning famous Taiwan artist Chris Ho. The official grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremonies were held on October 4 led by Coordinator and Sponsor Lin Ling Lee and Wen Chyi Chiu with Honorable VIP guests, House of Representative Kate Brophy McGee, Fountain Hills Mayor Linda Kavangh and Phoenix Deputy Fire Chief Mark Faulkner to celebrate Phoenix, Arizona and Taipei, Taiwan’s 37th anniversary of long lasting and strong relationship and friendship, to honor Arizona 104 years of statehood, to acknowledge ROC Taiwan Double Tenth celebration, to welcome Taiwan Artist Chris Ho, to recognize young ambassadors from Desert Palm School, and to promote international arts and cultural awareness and connections between sister cities of Taipei and Phoenix. Desert Palm School students were honored as global youth ambassadors and presented with medals awards and school supplies.
The exhibition is coordinated by Phoenix Taipei Sister Cities and is in team with Arizona Capitol Museum, Global Federation of Chinese Business Women Arizona Chapter, Phoenix Office of Arts and Culture, and Chong Hua Academy. The exhibit and event is also very successfully coordinated and sponsored by Lin Ling Lee, Commissioner of City of Phoenix Office of Arts and Culture and Wen Chyi Chiu, Global Federation of Chinese Business Women Arizona Chapter President. During the ceremony, Taiwan Artist Chris Ho presented Honorable Kate Brophy McGee with his tiger painting, presented Honorable Fountain Hills Mayor Linda Kavanagh with his eagle painting, and presented Deputy Fire Chief Mark Faulkner with bamboo, flower and birds painting. In addition, audiences were treated with Taiwan Artist Chris Ho’s famous eagle painting demonstrations to inspire younger generations and audiences’ creativity and awareness of the significance and beauty of Taiwanese art and culture. His eagle painting was presented to Ms. Beth Martin and Desert Palm School.
Taiwan artist Chris Ho specializes in traditional and classical Chinese paintings and dedicates his art to endangered species. Taiwan Artist Chris Ho is most known for his lifelike Tiger and Eagle paintings, and his famous art of eagle soaring to the moon was presented to President George W. Bush. In addition, he was chosen by the U.S. Postal Service for the “Stamp by Mail” Program.