For over 40 years, the Columbus Council on World Affairs has impacted the central Ohio community by providing dialogues of global perspectives and comprehension of international affairs. Our continued success is made possible from the generous support of private donors.

Please consider supporting the Council at a level that reflects your commitment to international education for our entire community.


Members of the CCWA play a powerful role in supporting the global education of the Columbus community. As a valued supporter, we are delighted to offer our members half-price tickets to our public programs and luncheons, access to member-exclusive events, and a direct connection with Columbus’ largest international nonprofit organization!

Suggested membership levels are below:

Individual Membership

$50, $100, $250, $500, $1,000, $2,500, $5,000 or any recurring gift as little as $5 per month.

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Business Membership

$250, $500, $1,000, $2,500, $5,000 or any recurring gift

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Mission Partnership

$25,000, $50,000, $100,000

*A special Membership level of $25 ($100 for non-profit organizations) is reserved for students, seniors, or for those with limited financial means.

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What is Membership Good For?

Your membership is a powerful act in supporting the global education of our entire community including those of all ages, backgrounds, and financial means. A thriving democracy and a vibrant community requires citizens like you who want to learn more about the world so that they can act confidently within it. As a Member, you join nearly 500,000 other like-minded leaders from around the country who have pledged their membership in the World Affairs Councils of America, the largest international affairs non-profit organization.

Membership Benefits

- 50% discount at all Council public programs, including luncheons and forums

- Opportunity to participate in “Members-Only” activities

- Council and community updates via monthly e-newsletter and website

- Opportunity to network with like-minded community leaders