I WiSH International Twinning Xchange 2022:
Girls between the ages of 15-18 from Archbishop Riordan High School in San Francisco and Presentation Secondary School in Ballyphehane, Cork are collaborating on the first of its kind international STEM workshop exchange. The Mayors of both cities celebrate this opportunity that supports the I Wish initiative that focuses on awareness and participation of girls ages 15-18 in STEM education. #IWish21 #GirlsinSTEM #SFCORK #SFGOV #CORKCITY
This video reel showcases the collaboration between www.iwish.ie based in Cork, Ireland with the San Francisco Cork Sister City. The Mayors of both cities celebrate this opportunity that supports the I Wish initiative that focuses on awareness and participation of girls ages 15-18 in STEM education. #IWish21 #GirlsinSTEM #SFCORK #SFGOV #CORKCITY
Christmas video message to all the Irish diaspora from the Lord Mayor of Cork, Councillor Colm Kelleher.
9 MUST-SEES IN SAN FRANCISCO THIS HOLIDAY SEASON
This holiday season, San Francisco's gate is open and we're ready to make up for lost time! Now is the perfect time for you to visit. Hotels and airfare are more affordable than other times of the year, and there's no shortage of things to do. Here are just 9 of the can't-miss holiday events coming to San Francisco in 2021.
Lá Fhéile Pádraig sona daoibh!
Although we are not together in person, we have a lot to celebrate this #StPatricksDay
Our resolve, our connection & friendship between #SanFrancisco & #CorkCity
@sfgov @CorkChamber @IrelandinSF @corkcitycouncil @IWish_ie @EI_theUSA @globalirish
Making IWish_ie a global event, we celebrate our linkages between sister cities San Francisco & Cork where I Wish was founded & delighted to announce the final Trailblazer Speaker at the #girlsinSTEM event, @sfgov Mayor @LondonBreed
Presented Thursday, March 4th 2021.
USA registrations HERE
PERPLEXED BY BREXIT? Is the first in a series of webinars that will run the gamut of topics of great value to both San Francisco and Cork.
This installment is an in-depth discussion to better understand Ireland's view on Brexit with only weeks left in the crucial transition period. We were honored to have with us Ireland's top economists from EY Ireland.
In celebration of the vibrant Sister City relationship the Consulate General of Ireland in San Francisco, in partnership with the Cork Chamber of Commerce & Enterprise Ireland is delighted to present this collaborative speaker series with John Goulding, co-Founder & CEO of Workvivo & Conor Healy, CEO of the Cork Chamber of Commerce, in conversation with Jack Callaghan, SVP, Digital Technology at Enterprise Ireland, Seattle.
Here is a glimpse of some community events that the San Francisco Cork Sister City Committee participated in in celebration of St. Patrick's Day and our San Francisco - Irish heritage.
Chris Mocko will be representing the Olympic Club, the City of San Francisco and our Irish community in Cork City Marathon, June 4th, 2017. The Olympic Club magazine ran a feature story on Chris in the June issue (pg.8), including a piece about his upcoming trip to Cork. We wish him every success! https://issuu.com/olyclub/docs/0517_olympian_small
San Francisco Bay Area resident Chris Mocko finished first place in the Cork City Marathon 2017. Mr. Mocko, a member of the Olympic Club, participated in the marathon as part of a sister city exchange between San Francisco and Cork.
With 24 different countries and 47 nationalities represented, over 7500 participants took part in the Cork's Marathon, Half Marathon, Team Relay, Inter-Services Championships and Youth Challenge.
The San Francisco - Cork sister city relationship was formed in May 1984 by then Mayor Dianne Feinstein. In the more than 30 years of this sister city partnership, changes have taken place in virtually all areas of the community - sports, art, culture, education, government and business - all of which have contributed ti increased cross-cultural dialogue and understanding.