Gilbert Sister Cities

Bringing the World TogetherGilbert Sister Cities promotes and encourages private and public programs to further the development of greater friendship and understanding between the people of the Town of Gilbert and cities of other nations.

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Connect globally by helping Gilbert Sister Cities to thrive locally! Sponsor an ambassador, event or program today!

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In-Kind, or Volunteer support helps to ensure the strength and vitality of our GSC mission. Click below to learn more!

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Gilbert Sister Cities
Friendship Garden

The vision of the garden keeps with the long-standing mission of Gilbert Sister Cities to further the development of greater friendship and understanding between the people of the Town of Gilbert and other nations. The garden will honor the diversity and rich culture of the global friendships shared between the Town of Gilbert, Arizona, Antrim and Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland, and Leshan, China.

Gilbert Sister Cities Friendship Garden
Grand Opening

Meet the Gilbert Sister Cities.

the Gilbert Sister Cities Programs

About the Youth Ambassador Program

The high school delegates are chosen by a committee through a selection process, which includes group interviews, a series of individual interviews, and informal gatherings with both the students and their parents.

  • September 1, 2022​

Applications are Now Closed for the 2023 Gilbert Sister Cities Youth Ambassador Program.

High school juniors living in Gilbert or attending a school located in Gilbert have the opportunity to visit Leshan, China, or Antrim-Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland for free next summer through Gilbert Sister Cities’ Youth Ambassador Program. Please check back next summer for our 2024 program.