Sebastopol and Takeo friends
Sebastopol students welcome their Takeo friends at a festive dinner
Sebastopol and Takeo exchange students visit the redwoods together
Sebastopol World Friends invites our community to learn about the food and culture of our sister cities at our annual Friendship Dinner
U.S. Open World Program
Sebastopol is proud to host delegations from our Ukrainian sister city Chyhyryn as part of the U.S. Open World program
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.
Sebastopol World Friends & Project C.U.R.E
SEBASTOPOL WORLD FRIENDS is organizing a Project C.U.R.E. Fundraiser for our Sister City Chyhyryn, Ukraine
- Medical supplies and equipment for the hospital
- Project C.U.R.E. conducts assessment of needs before shipment
- AND follow-up training with hospital staff
OUR GOAL IS $30,000 — EVERY LITTLE BIT HELPS
Sebastopol World Friends Facebook Page
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Sebastopol World Friends Blog
I was pleased and honored to be invited to visit Japan as a member of the SWF adult delegation. Japan is a modern industrial and commercial success. We experienced and saw the private lives of the Japanese middle classes. Lives that reflect ancient traditions, ancient...read more
People in Japan who had been touched by the citizen-to-citizen diplomacy of Sebastopol World Friends (SWF) were devastated to learn about the October 2017 fires in Sonoma County. They took an action. SWF’s counterpart Takeo World Friends, along with Takeo Lions Club...read more
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