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    We connect our local volunteers with visitors from around the globe to create long-lasting professional relationships and friendships. Select an event below to see how you can get involved.

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    What is Global Ties?
    At the Center of Global Exchange

    Detroit is the newest member of the Global Ties U.S. Network. With more than 100 chapters in 45 states and 13 countries, Global Ties U.S. has:

    • 50 year partnership with the U.S. Department of State
    • Over 40,000 grassroots advocates for Global Engagement
    • Countless leaders in custom exchange and public diplomacy programs
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    Your contributions help sustain our programs and connect Detroit to the world.

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    OFFER A HOMESTAY

    By opening your home to international visitors, you are given the opportunity to experience a new culture and build lasting friendships.

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    VOLUNTEER

    From hosting dinners in your home to accompanying delegations or planning events, there are many ways to help.

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    We need your support.

    Global Ties Detroit depends on the support of our community to continue the international work we do. Our grants only go so far so donations of any size make all the difference and are greatly appreciated. 

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    Promote a more peaceful world

    Global Ties Detroit connects you to emerging international leaders and promotes Detroit as a center of culture and commerce. Your membership will offer many benefits as we work together to create a more prosperous global community. 

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    OUR NEWS

    Read the latest on public diplomacy, international exchange, and the Global Ties community.

    Featured in Oakland Press Suburban Life | Bloomfield Hills couple hosts international visitors in their home
    May 21-17

    Longtime Global Ties Detorit dinner and homestay hosts, Jim and Py Wolfe of Bloomfield Hills were featured by the Oakland Press for their efforts. The couple have hosted hundreds of international delegates from all around the world over the years. They see the dinner hosting as an example of their "common humanity". Thank you for your efforts, Jim and Py! To read more about the Wolfes and their experience, click here!

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    Featured in Travel + Leisure | How to Make a Difference in the World While Traveling
    April 22-17

    Our national organization, Global Ties U.S., and its president, Jennifer Clinton, were featured in the April edition of Travel + Leisure where they discussed ways to make vacationing more meaningful through acts of citizen diplomacy which includes volunteering, utilizing local services, and tapping into global networks like Global Ties U.S.. Check out the full article here!

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    Global Ties U.S. | Why Attend the Global Ties U.S. National Meeting?
    November 16-16

    Connect with globally-engaged nonprofits, grow as a professional through four days of workshops, and engage with leaders in the field at the Global Ties U.S. National Meeting. To learn more about next year's meeting, click here!

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