Global Partners

Global Partners Northern Kentucky University

The council moved its offices to Northern Kentucky University’s campus in 2012 and formed a strategic alliance with the university. This partnership has allowed the GCWAC to continue and enhance its global visitor and education programs with a bright future ahead.

Global Partners US Department of StateThe International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP) is the U.S. Department of State’s premier professional exchange program. Through short-term visits to the United States, current and emerging foreign leaders in a variety of fields experience this country firsthand and cultivate lasting relationships with their American counterparts. Professional meetings reflect the participants’ professional interests and support the foreign policy goals of the United States.

National Affiliates World Affairs Council of America Logo The council has been a member of the World Affairs Council of America (WACA) since 1923. The World Affairs Councils of America is the largest nonpartisan, non-profit grassroots organization in the United States dedicated to educating and engaging the American public on global issues. Over 500,000 people a year benefit from the network programming, including members and participants.


National Affiliates Global Ties US LogoAs a national affiliate of Global Ties U.S. (formerly the National Council on International Visitors) since 1961, the council has received international visitors to Cincinnati for over 40 years. Global Ties U.S. is a network of over 100 nonprofit organizations across 44 states and 13 countries that connect leaders in U.S. communities with leaders from all around the world. Together we help shape U.S. foreign relations by opening avenues for increased understanding and greater cooperation, security and prosperity.

The Carol Ann and Ralph V. Haile, Jr. U.S. Bank Foundation
Dover Foundation
UBS Financial Services, Inc., Downtown & Kenwood Offices
Miami University Global Initiatives
University of Cincinnati International
Graydon Head and Ritchey
Kuy Plastic Surgery
Cincinnati World Cinema
RiverPoint Capital Management
IT Business Solutions Ltd.
Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber
Foreign Policy Leadership Council
Xavier University, The Edward B. Brueggeman Center for Dialogue
Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza
Waltz Business Solutions
Cincinnati Museum Center
U.S. Commercial Service United States of America Department of Commerce

Global Education Partners

Academy of World Languages
Amelia Library
Bridgetown Elementary
Butler Tech – D Russel Lee Career Center
C.O. Harrison Elementary
Covington Partners
Campbell County Middle SchoolEl Sewedy International Academy of Cincinnati
Glenn O. Swing Elementry
Indian Hill High School
John W. Reiley Elementry School
Maderia High School
Mariemont Elementary
Mariemont High School
Newport Intermediate Elementry
Northern Kentucky University
Oak Hills Local School District
Our Lady of Victory
Princeton High School
Project Explorer
Purcell Marian High School
Roger Bacon High School
Sacred Heart Elementary
Seven Hills
St. Henry High School
St. John the Baptist School
St. Margaret of York
St. Vincent Ferrer School
Summit Country Day
Winton Woods, Academy of Global Studies
Wyoming High School
University of Cincinnati
Ursuline Academy
Villa Madonna Academy