East Bay

American Friends of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Pacific Northwest Region 548 Market St. Suite 90944 San Francisco, CA 94104
(415) 299-8691 [email protected] www.afhu.org
Executive director Jeremy Benjamin (415) 299-8691 [email protected]

National not-for-profit organization supports Israel’s renowned center of higher education and research. It provides the Hebrew University of Jerusalem with the resources needed to sustain the highest levels of educational excellence and research achievement. Established in 1918, the university is Israel’s premier institution of higher learning and a worldwide leader in research and academia. Faculty and alumni claim eight Nobel Prizes, one Fields Medal and 294 Israel Prizes. With seven academic faculties and 23,000 students from 90 countries, the university produces over one-third of Israel’s civilian research and serves as an international hub for discovery and innovation.