Vina Del Mar was the first sister city in Sausalito, established in 1964 under the President Eisenhower people-to-people diplomacy program. We re-established our Sister City relationship in 2011 when Mayor Reginato introduced us to a group of women small business owners and their professional organization: Asociación Gremial de Empresarias y Profesionales de la Región de [...]
The 2019 Sausalito Wine Experience was a spectacular afternoon, and we were overwhelmed by your support. Thank you all for making this year’s event such a wonderful success!
By Cathy Stierhoff Leadership for Change, Empowerment to Innovate, Collaborate to Succeed: This was the theme of the 2019 visit from delegates from our sister city, Viña del Mar, Chile. For 10 powerful days in August and September, the Viña del Mar Operations Council (VDM Ops Council), took that theme to heart. The cornerstone of [...]
2019 Program Updates Sakaide, Japan The 2019 Sakaide-Sausalito program's "Submittal Window" for applications for this summer's Student Delegation to Sakaide has now closed. We're going through our internal due diligence, but it looks like we have a great group of delegates once again! Delegates will travel to Sakaide in late July as part [...]
By Cathy Stierhoff, Sausalito-Viña del Mar Women in Business Sister City Last fall, twelve women from our Operations Council traveled to Viña Del Mar for an amazing week, continuing our mentorship of the women business owners that we have been working with since we re-ignited our sister city relationship with Viña in 2011. AGEP (pronounced [...]
Thank you for joining us on Saturday, March 30, at the Spinnaker Restaurant for a fun evening of cocktails, dinner, live auction and raffle benefiting Sausalito Sister Cities, Inc. We sincerely thank the Rotary Club for selecting us as their gala beneficiary this year, and thank you all for attending this fantastic event! Tom Clark, [...]
Seven business women from Asociacion Gremial de Empresarias Y Profesionales in Vina Del Mar, Valparaiso Region of Chile visited Sausalito during April.
In early April, seven women from Viña Del Mar came to Sausalito for seven days as part of our continuing mentoring and leadership workshop series. 2017 was the fifth installment of this series, and our theme this year was “The Path to Growth.” All of the women are members of a business networking organization based [...]