CFHU’s Mission

CFHU’s primary goal is to generate funds for the Hebrew University of Jerusalem in order to support world class research and education. CFHU strongly supports the development of academic ties between Canadian universities and Hebrew U, showcasing academic excellence.

We enrich individual lives, communities, Israel and the world by enabling our community to creatively address the greatest challenges of our time.

CFHU has chapters across the country, helping Hebrew University maintain its standing as one of the world’s leading academic research institutions

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem ranks –

in Israel


Bringing Clean Water and Green Energy to Villages in Rural Africa

Gabrielle “Gabby” Samad grew up in the United States. As an undergraduate student of communications with a minor in global poverty, she had the opportunity to spend a semester in Brazil. After graduating, she worked as a community organizer, first in Brazil and then in the United States.