Get involved and help to build and strengthen community across cultures!

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, which we have been pursuing for over 50 years, is to strengthen the cultural fabric of our diverse community through partnerships, service, education, and advocacy.


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.

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DSC_1313_small Formal 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.

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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.

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