Elberton Sister City Committee is made up of local citizens who
work to strengthen the partnerships between Elberton, Georgia
and Mure-cho, Japan.
Elberton Sister City Committee’s goal is to promote
international relations in a unique and meaningful way, bringing
long-term benefits to both the community and its partner abroad.
The Sister City relationship allow citizens to exchange ideas,
gain an international prospective and increase understanding of
global issues as well as development of economic growth to both
parties. The Sister City relationship also builds the
foundation for increased tourism, reliable business contacts,
cross cultural awareness, and builds a personal bridge to world
you are interested in serving on the Elberton Sister City
Committee contact Tom Evans, Jr. at 706-283-8821. Committee
members are required to participate in fundraisers, group
activities and help to promote the program. Committee members
also make an annual dues donation to the program which are due
during the month of January each year.