Virginia International University' (VIU)'s School of Education said, "GLN’s innovative and inspiring efforts to make high-quality instruction in such a wide variety of languages and cultures accessible to the DC-area community have not gone unnoticed..." VIU presented GLN with the Award for Community Contribution because we clicked with their hope to provide "socially responsive language programs."


The Global Language Network (GLN) is a DC-based 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization whose mission is to provide opportunities to learn any language at a minimal cost. GLN is about learning and community. We offer affordable language classes in more than 60 languages, helping thousands of learners reach their language-learning goals through high-quality instruction in a fun environment.

GLN relies on donations from our community to keep bringing the gift of language to the Washington, DC area . Make a gift to GLN today. It takes just a couple of minutes, and your donation will support and benefit GLN Teaching Fellows and their professional development. .

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