Helping to Achieve Our Goals

As a non-profit, non-partisan organization, the World Affairs Council relies on its partnerships with individuals, foundations and businesses to deliver its dynamic programming and educational opportunities to the Jacksonville community and Northeast Florida schools. Why Become A Sponsor?

As a World Affairs Council Sponsor, you join a diverse group of companies, foundations and individuals who are passionate about expanding international awareness and understanding. Council sponsors are showcased to over 1,000 Council members that are…
  • Highly educated: more than 97% of adult Council members have college degree

  • Financially successful: $150,000 median household income

  • Drawn from across Northeast Florida

  • Very committed to continuing their support of the community and the Jacksonville Council

We are proud to be associated with our local partners listed below.


Water Street CapitalUNF

HaskellFleet Landing

GOLD SPONSORS ($10,000+)

Association of Corporate Counsel North Florida ChapterBrumos Automotive

Coastal Construction Products, Inc.EverBank

FIS Jacksonville Jaguars


Paul and Nina GoodwinWilliam and Barbara HarrellLambrou Andrews Foundation, Inc.- Fred Lambrou, M.D. & Pat AndrewsThe Mackowski Family Foundation - Dick & Marty Jones David and Elaine Strickland


Adecco Group 


 The Chartrand Foundation      Chase  

 Florida Blue


Mayo Clinic McGuireWoods

Regency Centers
US Assureweb.com

Pete and Marilyn Carpenter

Bob and Sandy CookRobert and Sallie Ann HartAdmiral and Mrs. Jonathan T. HoweHolmes Private Client Group-Marty JonesCarolyn Marsh LindsayW. Radford Lovett IIChuck and Nicki MoorerRussell and Joannie NewtonFred and Susan SchantzJay & Deanie Stein Foundation TrustJohn and Erlane Tait

BRONZE SPONSORS ($3,000+)BBVA Compass 

Cecilia Bryant, Esq. and Dr. Richard LipseyEd LombardAmbassador Marilyn McAfee (Ret.)Edward and Karen RoganJames H. Winston


Florida Times-Union WJCT

Jacksonville Business Journal