The Collective Public Policy Voice of the Exchange Community

Advocate for International Exchange Programs

Raise your voice in support of international exchange!

Advocacy Resources​​

The resources below are meant to help you advocate for exchanges in your own community.

How to write to your Members of Congress

Write your Members of Congress in support of international exchange programs by following just a few easy steps.

How to visit a Member of Congress' state or district office

Meetings at a state or district office of your Member of Congress can be a particularly effective way to convey your message.

How to engage your own network in advocacy

Engaging your broader stakeholders and professional/personal networks in simple ways can be an effective complement to the targeted advocacy of writing a handcrafted letter and visiting your Member of Congress’ local office.

More Advocacy Resources​


Exchange program fact sheets

The Alliance’s Fact Sheets provide valuable programmatic information and guide our Congressional advocacy on behalf of international exchange programs.

Impact of exchanges one-pager

One-page handout for your meetings with Congressmen and Representatives.