The Houston Karachi Sister City Association (HKSCA) is an inclusive organization, whose sole focus is mission is to promote peace through mutual respect, understanding, & cooperation one individual, one community at a time.
Created in 1956 by President Dwight D. Eisenhower, Sister City International’s (SCI) goal is to develop municipal partnerships between U.S. cities, counties, and states and similar jurisdictions in other nations. SCI also works with ordinary citizens to participate in people-to-people exchanges and to build long-term partnerships between U.S. and international municipalities. SCI represents more than 700 U.S. communities and nearly 2,500 partnerships with sister communities in 134 countries.
Established in Houston in 2009, HKSCA is the newest member of the SCI family. The association is a voluntary organization and has applied for the notfor-profit (501© (3) status