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University of Toronto to launch historic campaign

November 16, 2011

TORONTO, ON – The Uni­ver­si­ty of Toron­to will launch an his­toric cam­paign this Sun­day, Novem­ber 20, 2011 at 6 p.m. at Con­vo­ca­tion Hall.

Bene­fac­tors, alum­ni, vol­un­teers and friends will join fac­ul­ty, stu­dents and staff in Con­vo­ca­tion Hall to cel­e­brate the extra­or­di­nary role of phil­an­thropy in sup­port­ing the University’s excel­lence and its aspi­ra­tions for lead­er­ship and glob­al impact. The launch will also announce the campaign’s vol­un­teer lead­er­ship and his­toric goal. A recep­tion will fol­low under a mar­quee tent on King’s Col­lege Cir­cle.

There will be des­ig­nat­ed media areas for inter­est­ed reporters in Con­vo­ca­tion Hall and the mar­quee tent, but media are asked to please RSVP by Fri­day, Novem­ber 18 by call­ing U of T media rela­tions at 416–978-0100.


WHAT: Pub­lic launch of the Cam­paign for the Uni­ver­si­ty of Toron­to

WHEN: Sun­day, Novem­ber 20, 2011 from 6 to 8 p.m. *Media must arrive no lat­er than 5:30 p.m. to ensure access to the venue.

WHERE: For­mal pre­sen­ta­tion at Con­vo­ca­tion Hall, 31 King’s Col­lege Cir­cle, Uni­ver­si­ty of Toron­to. Recep­tion to fol­low under the mar­quee tent on King’s Col­lege Cir­cle.

For more infor­ma­tion, please con­tact:

Uni­ver­si­ty of Toron­to Media Rela­tions