Sebastopol and Takeo friends
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World Peace, One Friend at a Time
One Friend at a Time
The mission of Sebastopol World Friends is to link Sebastopol with its sister cities through a variety of educational and cultural programs and to coordinate exchanges which will promote lasting friendships.
Sebastopol World Friends offers a changing array of programs connected to our sister city relationships with Takeo, Japan, and Chyhyryn, Ukraine. We also engage with our community through a variety of events and cultural activities, and offer opportunities to host visitors and volunteer.
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Sebastopol World Friends Supports Hospital in Chyhyryn, Ukraine and Celebrates Their 25 years of Sister City Relationship
Sebastopol, CA – When Leaf Roberts, founding member of Sebastopol World Friends (SWF), visited the hospital in Sebastopol’s sister city in Ukraine in 1994, she was deeply moved by the bleak conditions she saw there. “They were still using wooden IV poles; it looked...read more
Visit by representatives of Sebastopol’s sister city derailed by politics A planned visit by a Sonoma County city’s sister city stopped after their visas were denied with no explanation by the State Department
Source: ABC 7 News | abc7news.com/politics By Wayne Freedman Thursday, November 01, 2018 05:45PM World politics derail small Sonoma County city's visit by sister city representatives If you visit City Hall, Slayter will proudly show off the gifts and exchanges from...read more