Sister Cities Committee

Current Agenda

Meeting Information

Date:3rd Thursday of every month
Time:6:00 PM
Place:984 E. Locust Street, Pasadena, CA 91106
Established:By City Board in August 1960.

Contact Information

Staff Rep:Jana Stewart
President:Fred Alcantar
Phone:(626) 744-4311


Term of Office

1 year.

Required Background

None. Meetings held monthly. Time requirements related to how much time a member wishes to apply. Many opportunities to spend time developing the Sister Cities Program. New members welcomed.


To promote a warm and friendly international relationship between Pasadena and its sister cities of Mishima, Japan; Ludwigshafen, Germany; Jarvenpaa, Finland; Vanadzor, Armenia; and Xicheng District of Beijing, China through personal citizen visits and communicating a knowledge of Pasadena’s community, homes and schools. To promote an active group participation in the exchange of information and cultural and historic programs.

Pasadena Sister Cities Committee Website


Seventy members; members join voluntarily.
Pasadena residency is not required.
No limit on the number of members.