Awarding Excellence

Global Ties U.S. honors with those individuals who work to build international understanding.

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News & Publications

Global Ties U.S. publications highlight and celebrate the impact that our network of nonprofit organizations has on the world and the importance of effective international exchange in building a more peaceful and prosperous world. From our monthly newsletter, to our yearly awards ceremony, to special anniversary publications, learn more about the dedicated and inspiring individuals and organization that work every day to foster connections between people and nations.

Member Spotlight


Columbus International Visitors Council

Since 1965, the Columbus International Visitors Council has been building partnerships between Central Ohioans and citizens of other countries that strengthen democratic ideals, encourage economic development, and promote cultural understanding through the exchange of ideas and knowledge. Christopher Washington, a board member, recently shared his perspective on the importanct of citizen diplomacy.

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