Young Friends of the Council

The Young Friends of the World Affairs Council of Philadelphia provides an affordable membership option for young professionals eager to broaden their understanding of the world around us while supporting the Council’s mission of encouraging responsible citizenship in Greater Philadelphia.

The Council makes critical international affairs topics accessible to people of all ages, political beliefs, and backgrounds. Whether you’re a political junkie, enjoy intellectual networking and exchange, or simply want to become involved in more substantive discourse, Young Friends Membership is the perfect place to start!

Benefits of becoming a Young Friend Member ($35)

  • Support of critical international affairs and leadership programming for more than 2,500 students from 85 regional schools per year

  • Members discount (typically 30% off) on Council program tickets

  • Access to members-only programs

  • Invitations to new and exclusive World Affairs Table dinner series and International Tastes experiences

  • Complimentary access to exclusive Council Conversation Club

  • Complimentary access to all virtual programs

  • One (1) complimentary program ticket for use at Council home venue in Center City*

  • DailyChatter subscription

  • Membership recognition lapel pin and other branded gifts

*The Council's home venue is located in Center City Philadelphia at
One Penn Center | 1617 John F. Kennedy Blvd.  | Suite1055

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