2011 Local Host Organizations

2011 Local Host Organizations

Open World would like to thank the following organizations and institutions for hosting our delegations in 2011:

Alabama

Birmingham Sister Cities Commission – Ukraine Committee
Friendship Force of Montgomery
International Services Council of Alabama
University of Alabama in Huntsville, Office of International Programs and Services

Arizona

Greater Phoenix Chapter of People to People International
Rotary Club of Kingman Route 66
Rotary Club of Sun City West
Tucson-Almaty Sister Cities Committee

Arkansas

Arkansas Council for International Visitors*

California

49er Breakfast Rotary Club of Nevada City
Azerbaijani-American Council
Center for Safe Energy*
Citizen Diplomacy Council of San Diego
County of Santa Clara/Moscow Sister County Commission
Greater Los Angeles Chapter of People to People International
International Visitors Council of Los Angeles*
Livermore Rotary Club
Modesto Sister Cities International
Rotary Club of Los Altos
Rotary Club of the High Desert
San Diego-Vladivostok Sister City Society

Colorado

Fremont County/Valdai Sister City Association
Friendship Force of Greater Denver
Institute of International Education, Rocky Mountain Center
Rotary Club of Denver Tech Center
Rotary Club of Golden
Rotary Club of Parker
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit

Connecticut

Connecticut-Pskov Rule of Law Partnership Committee
Rotary Club of Colchester
Rotary Club of New Haven
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit

District of Columbia

Historic Preservation Office, District of Columbia Office of Planning
Library of Congress Preservation Directorate
Vital Voices Global Partnership

Florida

Eleventh Judicial Circuit of Florida
GlobalJax*
Gulf Coast Citizen Diplomacy Council
Sister City Program of Gainesville, Inc.
Stetson University, Tampa Law Center
U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida*

Georgia

Friendship Force of Greater Atlanta
Georgia Council for International Visitors*
Georgia to Georgia Foundation
Hall Booth Smith and Slover, P.C.
Rotary Club of Gwinnett County

Idaho

Idaho Council for International Visitors

Illinois

Council of International Programs Chicago*
Great Cities Institute, University of Illinois at Chicago
Heartland International
International Cultural Educational Association
Rotary Club of Chicago
Springfield Commission on International Visitors
Supporters of Civil Society in Russia, Inc. (Chicago)
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
WorldChicago*

Indiana

Beyond Borders Global Connections
Elkhart Sister Cities Association
Muncie Sunrise Rotary Club
Rotary Club of Bedford

Iowa

Creating Great Places
Friendship Force of Cedar Rapids/Iowa City
Iowa Sister States
OPEN (Organization Promoting Everlasting Neighbors)
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Iowa

Kansas

Center for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies at the University of Kansas*
International Visitors Council of Greater Kansas City*
Rotary Club of Leawood
Rotary Club of Topeka

Kentucky

World Affairs Council of Kentucky and Southern Indiana

Louisiana

Rotary Club of Harahan
Turkmenistan Youth and Civic Values Foundation

Maine

The Archangel Committee

Maryland

Cultural Vistas
League of Women Voters of Baltimore County
Maryland IROLC Steering Committee
Maryland Sister States Program
Montgomery County Sister Cities
Rotary Club of Towsontowne
U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland*
The Washington Group
World Trade Center Institute, International Visitors Program

Massachusetts

Berkshire Community College
International Center of Worcester*
Massachusetts IROLC Rule of Law Committee
Mount Holyoke College
U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Massachusetts
U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts
U.S.-Ukraine Foundation (Boston)

Michigan

Colleagues International, Inc.*
Pittsfield Charter Township

Minnesota

Duluth/Petrozavodsk Committee, Duluth Sister Cities International
League of Women Voters of St. Paul
Minnesota State University Moorhead
Rotary Club of Hibbing
Rotary Club of White Bear Lake*
U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota*
World Services of La Crosse, Inc.* (Minneapolis)

Mississippi

Mississippi Consortium for International Development

Missouri

Avila University
Local Government Partnership St. Louis
Supporters of Civil Society in Russia, Inc.
University of Missouri–St. Louis
World Affairs Council of St. Louis*

Montana

Montana Center for International Visitors*

Nebraska

Friendship Force of Greater Omaha
Grand Island Area Council for International Visitors

Nevada

Northern Nevada International Center
Rotary Clubs of Southern Nevada
U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada

New Hampshire

New Hampshire Superior Court
New Hampshire/Vologda Rule of Law Partnership Committee
Portsmouth/Severodvinsk Connection
Rotary Club of Bow
World Affairs Council of New Hampshire*

New Mexico

Albuquerque/Ashgabat Sister Cities Committee
Los Alamos-Sarov Sister Cities Initiative
Santa Fe Council on International Relations

New York

Albany-Tula Alliance
Fayetteville-Manlius Rotary Club
International Center of Syracuse
International Institute of Buffalo
Irondequoit-Poltava Sister Cities
Lincoln Center Theater Directors Lab
Rochester International Council
Rotary Club of Riverdale

North Carolina

Global House
International Affairs Council*
International House of Charlotte*
Supreme Court of North Carolina

North Dakota

Minnesota State University Moorhead (Fargo)

Ohio

Akron International Friendship
Cincinnati-Kharkiv Sister City Partnership
Columbus International Program*
Council of International Programs USA*
International Visitors Council, Columbus*
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio

Oklahoma

Rotary Club of Oklahoma City
Tulsa Global Alliance
U.S. District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma

Oregon

Grants Pass Sister City Committee
Oregon Justice Resource Center
Oregon Supreme Court
Roseburg Area Zonta Club
Umpqua Community College

Pennsylvania

Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures at the University of Pennsylvania
Friendship Force of Southern New Jersey (Philadelphia)
GlobalPittsburgh*
Keystone Human Services International
Northampton Community College
Ukrainian Federation of America
U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
World Affairs Council of Greater Reading
World Affairs Council of Harrisburg

Rhode Island

Rotary Club of Newport

South Dakota

South Dakota World Affairs Council

Tennessee

Friendship Force of Knoxville
Friendship Force of Memphis
Hope Through Healing Hands
Nashville Health Care Council
Sister City Association of Chattanooga

Texas

Alamo Colleges
Center for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies at the University of Texas at Austin
El Paso Chapter of the Federal Bar Association
Kilgore College Small Business Development Center
Rotary Club of Burleson
U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas
World Affairs Council of Dallas/Fort Worth*
YMCA International Services

Utah

International Hosting
Sundance Institute
U.S. District Court for the District of Utah
Utah Valley University, Office of International Affairs & Diplomacy*

Vermont

Vermont Council on World Affairs
Vermont Karelia Rule of Law Project, Inc.
Vermont Supreme Court

Virginia

Friendship Force of the National Capital Area (Alexandria)
Norfolk Sister City Association, Inc.*
Rotary Club of Lynchburg
Rotary International District 7610
Terrorism, Transnational Crime and Corruption Center at George Mason University
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
Virginia Commonwealth University

Washington

U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington
World Affairs Council of Seattle*

West Virginia

Center for International Understanding, Inc.*

Wisconsin

Greater Green Bay YMCA
Hedberg Public Library
League of Women Voters of Door County
Northcentral Technical College*
University of Wisconsin Extension–Juneau County

Note: An asterisk denotes that the organization hosted two or more local Open World exchanges in 2011. A city name given inside parentheses indicates where hosting was conducted by an out-of-state organization.