Denver Sister Cities International - Sparking the New Global Conversation
The Envoy: News & Events from DSCI
October 1st, 2016
In This Issue
Best Overall Award
Upcoming Trips: Chennai, Potenza
Fall Bocce Tournament
Committee Meetings
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L'shanah tovah!
In honor of  our Sister City of Karmiel
and 
our Friendship City of Ramat HaNegev, 
we wish you a new year filled with health, happiness, and sweet moments.
HAPPY ROSH HASHANAH!  
WE WON!
Denver Sister Cities International (DSCI) has won Sister Cities International's (SCI) 2016 Best Overall Program Award for a city with a population greater than 500,000. The 2016 SCI Best Overall Program Award recognizes sister city programs that demonstrated outstanding accomplishments in 2015 in advancing the goals and mission of the sister cities movement. This award recognizes the overall program, including all sister city partnerships and affiliations.

THANK YOU 
T O ALL OF OUR FRIENDS 
WHO MADE THIS AWARD HAPPEN:
Our Board of Directors
Our City Leadership Advisory Council
Our members
Our volunteers
Our donors
Our partners
Our travelers
Our interns
Our global colleagues
The City & County of Denver

WE'RE PROUD TO BRING THIS HONOR
HOME to DENVER
DENVER SISTER CITIES 
INTERNATIONAL
Board of Directors
Michael Frank, President
Brian Powers, Vice-President
Reggie Vegliante, Treasurer
Jessica Skibo, Historian
Jim Aubrey, At-Large
Debbie Kacik, At-Large
Tesla Miller, At-Large
Manuel Moreno, At-Large
Jason Nagy, At-Large
Derek Okubo, At-Large
Tyler Rauert, At-Large
Steve Sander, At-Large
Gayle Stallings, Liaison
Christopher Teed, At-Large
Beth Hendrix, Executive Director

City Leadership Advisory Council
France Addington-Lee, Kunming Co-Chair
Maria Allen, Potenza Chair
Pani Beigi, Chennai Chair
Steve Comstock, Takayama Chair
Laurette Heppell, Brest Chair
Jeanie Johnson, Kunming Co-Chair
Chuck Kreiman, Axum Chair
Joseph Odhiambo, Nairobi Chair
Gayle Stallings, Liaison
Andrew Thangasamy, Karmiel Chair
Jim Wagenlander, Ulaanbaatar Chair
Aaron and Lacey Walker, Akureyri Co-Chairs
DENVER SISTER CITIES 
INTERNATIONAL

303-832-1336



Young Artists and Authors Showcase
It's that time of year again! Sister Cities International  is seeking submissions for its 2017  Young Artists and Authors Showcase!   This years theme is:   We're Going Places.  

More information here
 

 


 
Save the Date!
Mardi Gras Celebration
February 25th, 2017

Proceeds benefit the Denver - Brest student exchange program!
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Travel as a Citizen Diplomat with DSCI

Silks and Spices
Featuring Chennai, India
January 19 - February 3, 2017
Registration deadline extended - October 31st, 2016!

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Basilicata Coast to Coast
Featuring Potenza and Southern Italy
May 5 - 15, 2017
Registration deadline November 18th, 2016

 Register here now
MONTHLY COMMITTEE 
GATHERINGS and EVENTS
All events listed are open to the public -- 
ALL ARE WELCOME!

Wednesday, October 5th, 6:00 - 7:30:     KUNMING ; DSCI at WTCD in Geotech, 2650 E 40th Ave, Denver

Friday, October 7th, 6:00 -7:00pm:   NAIROBI Annie's Café, 3100 E Colfax, Denver

Monday, October 10th, 5:00 - 6:30pm:  BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETINGDSCI at WTCD in Geotech, 2650 E 40th Ave, Denver

Friday, October 14th, 5:00 - 6:30pm:  BREST DSCI at WTCD in Geotech, 2650 E 40th Ave, Denver

Tuesday, September 20th, 7:00 -8:30 pm: TAKAYAMAPrivate residence, call 303-832-1336 for details

Thursday, October 27th, 6:00 -7:00pm:   NAIROBI; Annie's Café, 3100 E Colfax, Denver

Thursday, October 27th, 6:30 - 8:00pm:   POTENZA ; Undici's, 1200 E Hampden, Englewood

Wednesday, October 26th, 6:00 - 7:30 pm: AXUM; DSCI at WTCD in Geotech, 2650 E 40th Ave, Denver
A SHOUT-OUT TO DSCI's 
NEW and RETURNING MEMBERS:
 
Jude Barton & Peggy Nichols
Linda & Kent Overholser
Jackson Turnacliff & Marcia Lamb
Spencer Ellis
Trudy Turvey
Shunsuke Yokota
Brett Phillipe & Makiko Suzuki
Robert & Silvia Edgar
Beth Fischer
DB Whitehouse
Emily Winslow
Peter Peterson
Andrew Thangasamy
Christine & John Tanner
Emily Winslow

Benefactor Member 
Jessica Skibo
 

WE'RE GLAD YOU'RE A PART OF OUR GLOBAL FAMILY!
IF YOU'RE NOT YET A MEMBER, JOIN HERE!