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+)

Coastal Construction Products

Mayo Clinic EverBank

Lambrou Andrews Foundation, Inc.-                                Fred Lambrou, M.D. & Pat AndrewsThe Mackowski Family Foundation - Dick & Marty Jones


 Adecco Group APR Energy




Florida Blue        


Jacksonville Jaguars

JULegacy Trust

McGuire Woods

Regency Centers

  US Assure

Pete and Marilyn CarpenterBob and Sandy CookPaul and Nina Goodwin William and Barbara HarrellRobert and Sallie Ann HartAdmiral and Mrs. Jonathan T. HoweMarty Jones-Holmes Private Client GroupCarolyn Marsh LindsayW. Radford Lovett IIChuck and Nicki MoorerRussell and Joannie NewtonJohn and Erlane Tait 


BRONZE SPONSORS ($3,000+)BBVA Compass  The Chartrand Foundation JAX ChamberJAXPORT

Cecilia Bryant, Esq. and Dr. Richard LipseyMr. and Mrs. Lou FoutsHarvard Business School Club of JacksonvilleGasper and Irene Lazzara Charitable FoundationMr. Ed LombardAmbassador Marilyn McAfee (Ret.)Edward and Karen RoganJames H. Winston


The Florida Times-Union wjct