Brookfield International Friendship Association, Inc. (BIFA)

BIFA, formerly known as Brookfield Sister Cities Committee, is a non-profit corporation formed to create and develop partnerships with international communities. These partnerships strive to build cooperation and create an environment where our citizens, business, and officials can creatively learn through reciprocal cultural, educational, municipal, business, professional, and technical exchanges. 

If you would like to talk to someone about BIFA, contact Harry Farchmin, President of BIFA at or Patti Schimmel, Brookfield City Hall at 262-787-3525 or

BIFA Website


BIFA Information

Upcoming Activities/Events

Our Travels to Germany

2017 Northern Historic Germany

2015 Germany Romantic Road Tour

2013 Carnival Celebration Trip

2011 Geleitsfest Trip

Germany 2010 Visit Overview