The World Affairs Council of Kentucky & Southern Indiana (WAC) is a non-profit member-based organization whose mission is to promote cross-cultural awareness, education and tolerance through nonpartisan discussions on current international issues. Through our speaker series, international visitors program and education-centered opportunities, WAC provides the community with the tools and knowledge to develop an informed citizenry and increase the global competency of students, educators and professionals.

We invite you to support this mission by making a tax-deductible contribution today. (Tax-Exempt ID: EIN 61-1078276)

When you give to WAC, you

Invest in the Next Generation

by encouraging the students of our community to develop and hone their global competency skills through our Global Citizenship Certificate ProgramAcademic WorldQuest™ & the David Hershberg Scholarship.

Foster Dialogue

between diverse sectors of our community as together we engage high-profile international leaders via our monthly Speaker Series. In doing so, our community becomes more globally engaged & informed.

Bridge Cross-Cultural Divides

through our International Exchange programs, we host 200+ international visitors annually, working with the U.S. Department of State to unite people from around the world via the exchange of culture, ideas, & common humanity.

Support The WAC While You Shop!

The World Affairs Council now has accounts with both Kroger Community Rewards and Amazon Smile, two programs that allow you to direct a small percentage of your purchases as a donation any time you shop.

Kroger Community Rewards is a program that allows consumers to give back to local schools, churches, and non-profits while they shop. To participate, sign up here on Kroger’s website using your Kroger Plus Card and either search our name or enter our identification number: 98018. Each purchase made with your Kroger Plus Card will then donate a small amount to the World Affairs Council of Kentucky and Southern Indiana.

Amazon Smile is a program in which .5% of the price of eligible purchases is donated by Amazon to a charity or nonprofit of your choice. To make purchases through Amazon Smile, simply visit in place of Your first visit will ask you to select an organization, so simply search for World Affairs Council of Kentucky and Southern Indiana. After that any qualifying purchase made on will result in a donation to us. The prices you pay are the same. The only difference is Amazon will now donate to your favorite organization.