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We provide direct funding support
for the educational and research goals of Tel Aviv University,

Israel’s largest and most comprehensive institution of higher learning, facilitated by enhanced public awareness of the University’s achievements and programming through the development of a strong local network of support.

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NEWSROOM

Over 400 People Attend Launch of “Astronomy on Tap”
Astronomy

Over 400 People Attend Launch of “Astronomy on Tap”

The School of Physics and Astronomy inaugurated a new public outreach activity – short astronomy-related presentations at a bar. The first event was held at the Kanta Bar in Tel Aviv on Tuesday, April 2, 2019. PhD student Meir Zeilig-Hess spoke about his research on supermassive black holes...

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Prof. Ariel Porat, President-Elect of Tel Aviv University
Tel Aviv University

Prof. Ariel Porat, President-Elect of Tel Aviv University

TAU alumnus and law professor Ariel Porat is a member of the Israel Academy of Sciences and a 2014 EMET Prize laureate Born and raised in Tel Aviv, Ariel Porat served as an officer in the “8200” IDF Intelligence Corps unit for 5 years. He subsequently enrolled in...

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2019 Israel Prize goes to TAU Jewish Studies scholar
Honours & Awards

2019 Israel Prize goes to TAU Jewish Studies scholar

Mordechai Akiva Friedman wins high national honour for Geniza work The 2019 Israel Prize in the category of Jewish History was awarded to TAU Prof. (emer.) Mordechai Akiva Friedman, Chaim Rosenberg School of Jewish Studies and Archaeology. He was recognized by the Prize committee as “the greatest...

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EVENTS 2019

2019 CFTAU Golf Classic
June | 27 | 2019

2019 CFTAU Golf Classic

Evening program hosted by Sportscaster Dan Shulman, Sportsnet/ESPN   REGISTER HERE TODAY!   or call 416.787.9930   Thursday, June 27, 2019! Copper Creek Golf Course 11191 ON-27, Kleinburg, ON     GOLF PACKAGE INCLUDES: Round of golf at Copper Creek w/cart Foursome...

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2019 Board of Governors
May | 15 - 19 | 2019

2019 Board of Governors

After a record-breaking attendance at the 2018 Board of Governors, TAU is striving to bring an even more exceptional program to the 2019 Board of Governors meeting with a brilliant slate of speakers and events, including     A debut performance by Maestro Lahav Shani, Director Designate...

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Cyberweek 2019 @ Tel Aviv University
June | 23 - 27 | 2019

Cyberweek 2019 @ Tel Aviv University

Cyber Week is comprised of 5 days of over 50 world-class events with internationally acclaimed speakers from across the globe. Entering into its 9th year, Cyber Week is recognized as one of the top international cybersecurity conferences in the world. Cyber Week aims to foster strategic partnerships...

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ALUMNI STORIES

27 TAU alumni in the 21st Knesset
Alumni News

27 TAU alumni in the 21st Knesset

TAU Alumni are the most influential in Israel! 27 TAU alumni, from the right-wing and left-wing parties, were elected yesterday as MK’s in the twenty-first Knesset of the State of Israel:   Avi Dichter...

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TAU alum will head Bank of Israel
Alumni News

TAU alum will head Bank of Israel

Prof. Amir Yaron, leading Israeli finance expert and Tel Aviv University graduate, is the next governor of the Bank of Israel Today the Israeli government approved the nomination of Prof. Amir Yaron, a graduate of Tel Aviv University, for...

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First TAU Alumni meeting in Germany
Alumni News

First TAU Alumni meeting in Germany

Tel Aviv University alumni living in Germany gathered together for a first networking event that took place as part of the Berlin Science Week The Tel Aviv University alumni organization has set itself the goal of reconnecting with alumni who live...

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Jobs and Opportunities!

DIRECTOR OF ANNUAL PROGRAMS & DEVELOPMENT

(Ontario & Western Canada)

Join us!

THE IDEAl CANDIDATE!

High-energy and proactive, the ideal candidate will be a self-starter who takes pride in exceptional quality of work, achieving goals, and having a reputation as a strong performer. The successful candidate will be a quick learner who is comfortable with a fast-paced environment. A strong planner with exceptional time management and organizational skills, the Director of Annual Programs & Development will be consistent, detail-oriented, and calm under pressure.

Possessing initiative, curiosity and strong follow through, the Director will be tenacious about uncovering prospects and connections to build our prospect pipeline. The ideal candidate will have experience in donor strategy, cultivation, solicitation, and stewardship, as well as generalist experience in other areas of fundraising including but not limited to event management.

The Director will have confidence, polish, and a high level of professionalism. The new incumbent will have a strong knowledge and understanding of the philanthropic environment in Toronto, and previous experience working with donors in the Jewish community.

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DIRECTOR OF DEVELOPMENT

(Ottawa, Quebec & Atlantic Canada)

Join our team!

ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop and deploy a comprehensive and sustainable fundraising program to identify, cultivate, and secure gifts and steward donors to Tel Aviv University (TAU) through CFTAU. Fundraising initiatives must include major, planned and annual giving programs, philanthropic grants, considering TAU’s current Global Capital Campaign.
  • While securing gifts in support of TAU, increase public understanding of CFTAU’s mission to acquire financial support for its programs and TAU projects as established by the Executive Director, CFTAU’s Regional Board of Directors and the University.
  • Play a critical role in developing relationships on behalf of the University and in creating and fostering a philanthropic culture with the Association’s different constituents, including Young Professionals and TAU Alumni.
  • Create awareness of TAU presence in the region – doing so will require strong fundraising and alumni relations and event planning to develop the role as the primary resource development liaison of TAU and CFTAU.

Ready for a new challenge? Download the full job description and contact info here!

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BOARD- AND COMMITTEE MEMBERS

(Ontario & Western Canada)

We are seeking Board and Committee Members

Canadian Friends of Tel Aviv University (Ontario & Western Canada) is recruiting volunteers to fill a limited number of positions on its
Board of Directors and Board Committees.

The search is focused on candidates with business, medicine/science, technology and/or fundraising expertise.

Applicants from all communities in Ontario, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta and British Columbia are welcome!

People who have a connection to Tel Aviv University are particularly encouraged to apply.

Applications are available here

Submit applications to:

Stephen Adler
CFTAU Ontario & Western Canada
3130 Bathurst Street, Suite, 214
Toronto, ON M6A 2A1

For more information on Tel Aviv University, visit https://english.tau.ac.il/

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CFTAU Ontario & Western Canada
3130 Bathurst Street, Suite, 214, Toronto, ON | M6A 2A1 | Phone: 416.787.9930
Email: toronto@cftau.ca

CFTAU Ottawa, Quebec and Atlantic Canada
6900 Boulevard Décarie, Suite 3480, Montreal, QC | H3X 2T8 | Phone: 514.344.3417
Email: montreal@cftau.ca

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