President and CEO of the World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh, Betty Cruz, and Founder of Global Minds Initiative, Peyton Klein, announce the merger of the two organizations.

Council News

World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh’s Public Program Series to Address Five Core Global Issues: Human Rights, Resiliency, Youth, Immigration, and Governance & Diplomacy

March 29, 2021

Pittsburgh, PA – The 90-year-old, nonpartisan World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh launches five unique series of programming, including webinars, panel discussions, and forums aimed to engage everyone from students and community members to business leaders. Each series will feature discussion on globally relevant issues and an opportunity to hear, explore, and understand multiple perspectives. The … Read More

World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh and Global Minds Initiative to Merge, Increasing Access to Global Education Opportunities for Young People

January 13, 2021

Pittsburgh, PA – World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh and Global Minds Initiative announce they are merging, effective immediately. Under the terms of the agreement, which has been unanimously approved by both organization’s Board of Directors, Global Minds will become one of the Council’s leading youth education programs. The two nonprofits began exploratory discussions February 2020. … Read More

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