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  • Connects People with Global Vision
  • Facilitates International Learning & Understanding
  • Hosts Current & Emerging Foreign Leaders
  • Develops Citizen Diplomats

Who We Are

GlobalAustin is a non-profit with over 50 years of leadership in citizen diplomacy. Serving as the international exchange community for Austin, we design and implement professional programs, provide cultural activities and offer home hospitality for foreign leaders, specialists and scholars participating in the U.S. Department of State's International Visitor Leadership Program and other exchanges. more


What We Do

GlobalAustin connects leaders in Central Texas with leaders from all around the world. Together, we help shape US foreign relations by opening avenues for increased understanding, greater cooperation, security and prosperity. GlobalAustin proudly implements locally the programs of the US State Department’s International Visitors Leadership Program (IVLP). more


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All donations are tax deductible. GlobalAustin is a 501(c) 3 corporation.