Peace is a journey of a thousand miles and it must be taken one step at a time.

Lyndon B. Johnson


Toledo Sister Cities International acts as a bridge to foster international activity for world peace and global concerns in education, culture and business in an atmosphere of understanding and mutual respect.

1. Promote and foster understanding, acceptance and celebration of our differences as well as our commonalities by supporting and honoring the ethnic groups in the greater Toledo area,

2. Provide opportunities for all to experience and explore other cultures recognizing our similar wants and needs,

3. Educate persons in the greater Toledo area on the opportunities to learn about other cultures.

4. Create an environment in which economic development can be implemented, strengthened, and promoted.