Albuquerque Sister Cities Foundation

Mailing Address: PO Box 26533, Albuquerque, NM 87125
County of Location: Bernalillo
Phone: (505) 933-5563
NTEE Code: A- Arts, Culture and Humanities, B- Education, Q- International, Foreign Affairs, and National Security
Mission Statement:

ASCF is a creative force for international cooperation and goodwill through community action. We sponsor programs designed to foster cultural and commercial exchange between Albuquerque and our sister cities.

Primary Programs:

As an all-volunteer organization, coupled with continual support from Albuquerque’s City Hall, ASCF is proud to represent Albuquerque to our nine official international sister cities. By date of joining us these cities are—Sasebo, Japan (1966), Chihuahua, Mexico (1970), Helmstedt, Germany (1983), Hualien, Taiwan (1983), Guadalajara, Mexico (1986), Ashgabat, Turkmenistan (1990), Lanzhou, China (1996), Alburquerque, Spain (2003). and Rehovot, Israel (2008). We have programs and exchanges focused on each of these cities that are designed for a wide-range of membership: from youth to seniors.

Populations Served: All Populations
Counties Served: Bernalillo, Eddy, International
Year Founded:


Annual Budget: $24,999 or less
Personnel: All Volunteer
Accepts inquiries: Accepts inquiries about volunteering, Accepts inquiries about board member positions
Nonprofit Status: Has 501(c)(3) nonprofit status from the IRS, Is registered as a Nonprofit Corporation with the State of New Mexico

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