Sister Cities International 60th Anniversary Conference held in Washington, DC. & was attended by over 600 elected and municipal officials, business leaders, engaged citizens, diplomats, in Washington, DC. At the Lou Wozar Diplomatic Awards Dinner the Houston Karachi Sister City Association (HKSCA) received the SCI 2016” Innovation Humanitarian Assistance” and President HKSCA Muhammad Saeed Sheikh” Sister Cities International’s 60th Anniversary Circle of Distinguished Volunteers Awards.The event attended by Ambassadors from over 25 countries including SCI Board members, Bill Boerum & Stephen T. “Tim” Quigley, Jr, Mary D. Kane, SCI President & CEO, Honorable Rizwan Saeed Sheikh, Deputy Chief of Mission Embassy of Pakistan, Muhammad Saeed Sheikh,President HKSCA,ILyas Choudry Collaborative Partner HHRD Director of Programs, Asif Khan, Regional Coordinator of HHRD for the US Mid-Atlantic Region, Tomiko Olah, Mayor of Houston Office Sister Cities Manager and major Pakistani electronic & print media.
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