Starting a Council

Start a CouncilThe World Affairs Councils of America serves nearly 100 Member Councils in 40 states, plus the District of Columbia. Our newest member, World Affairs Council Upstate (Greenville, SC), joined WACA in 2016.

There are three paths to membership in the WACA national network:

  • Establishing a new World Affairs Council
  • Applying as an existing 501(c)(3) organization to become a Council
  • Joining our network as an affiliate member organization

Please review our WACA Member Council Benefits and How to Start a World Affairs Council documents. You may contact us any time at the WACA national office to learn more.

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