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Join us in celebrating cultural diversity and connecting with friends from all over the world!

Welcome to Global Connections. We are a community-based, non-profit organization affiliated with the United Way of Centre County and the Pennsylvania State University. Our mission is to promote intercultural understanding and build a strong, inclusive community through service, education, advocacy and partnerships.

News and Events


Support Global Connections during Centre Gives!

Date and Time: May 9, 8 am to May 10, 8 pm, 2017

Make your gift go further by donating during this 36-hour on-line fundraising campaign for local non-profits!


Zimmerman Conversation Partners Group 2013 We offer a variety of programs throughout the academic year. These programs are both fun and purposeful, and they help people create and develop strong relationships that can last a lifetime.


DSC_1313_smallFormal events throughout the academic year include Cultural Luncheons, poetry readings, an international festival for children, a Women’s International Night, and an International Women’s Day celebration.


DSC_1244_small There are many ways you can support Global Connections and the work we do. We are always looking for great volunteers, and we appreciate both donations and sponsorships for the programs and events we offer.