With a strong and growing coalition in Michigan, the USGLC works to educate and engage policymakers and community leaders on why investments in development and diplomacy help keep America safe and strengthen Michigan’s economy.
The USGLC’s Michigan Advisory Committee brings together more than 80 business, faith, non-profit, and political leaders who understand how American global leadership matters for Michigan. We’re also proud of Michigan’s Veterans for Smart Power – part of a nationwide network of 30,000 veterans.
“Foreign aid means that we’re helping to create jobs here at home in the Heartland of America.”
American Arab Chamber of Commerce
In 2021, Michigan exported
in goods to foreign markets.
1,118,900 jobs (19.40%)
are supported by trade.
in Michigan studied abroad.
News & Press Related to Michigan
January 22, 2021
USGLC Launches Next Gen Global Leaders Network and Welcomes Nearly 100 Young Professionals to the 2021 Inaugural ClassMichigan
April 18, 2019
Kalamazoo Area Leaders Learn How Global Leadership Matters LocallyMichigan
April 18, 2019
Rep. Fred Upton to 125 Kalamazoo Leaders: American Diplomacy, Foreign Assistance Crucial to Michigan’s Economy, U.S. National SecurityMichigan
April 03, 2019
Senator Levin, Governor Snyder and Hendrik Meijer Lead Michigan Effort to Strengthen U.S. Leadership OverseasMichigan
Virtual Town Hall with Rep. Peter Meijer
April 27, 2022 10:00 am ET
U.S. House of Representatives
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