Grand Rapids Sister Cities International is a non-profit Grand Rapids Sister Cities International (GRSCI) is a non-profit organization whose mission is to build relationships between the city of Grand Rapids and its Sister Cities by promoting understanding and mutual respect through exchanges in culture, art, education, economic and community development. Specifically, GRSCI, through an agreement with the City of Grand Rapids, Michigan administers Grand Rapids’ sister cities programs and interfaces with state- and nation-wide efforts to bring the culture of other nations home to the citizens of our area.
Because of all the hard work and dedication of this group and the Grand Rapids community, we now have five sister cities:
- Omihachiman, Japan
- Bielsko-Biała, Poland
- Perugia, Italy
- Ga East / West Districts, Ghana
- Zapopan, Mexico