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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