investors and partners - MEET - Middle East Entrepreneurs of Tomorrow

MEET gratefully acknowledges the following 2017 donors for their generosity.

For our 2019 Certification of Proper Management, see here. For our Article 46 Certification, see here. Mifgash – Hinuch ve’Technologia le’maan HaMizrach Hatichon (MEET: Middle East Entrepreneurs of Tomorrow) (R.A.)’s Equivalency Determination certification is valid through December 31, 2019.   Donors listed alphabetically.

Contributors of $100,000+

US Agency for International Development (USAID)

Rachel Levy (in honor of Giora Zuckerman)

Contributors of $50,000+

An Anonymous Foundation
Noni and Izhar Armony
The Gottesman Fund
The Sobell Foundation

Contributors of $20,000+

Ann and Andrew Tisch Fund

Julia Bendenoun and Steve Edery


The Blaustein Foundation (Jacob and Hilda).

Katrina and James Currier

The Embassy of Finland


Adam Fisher

The Diane P. & Guilford Glazer Fund of the Jewish Community of Los Angeles

Shelly and Assaf Harlap

The Helen Bader Foundation

The Lucie and Louis Weil-Bloch Foundation

Deborah Weisser and Ben Gomes

Lynn Holstein and Stef Wertheimer**

Hebrew University of Jerusalem**

MIT International Science and Technology Initiatives (MISTI)**

**In-Kind support

Contributors of $10,000+

Rachel and Yuval Binur
Asaf Danziger
First Giving
Maya and Eyal Gura
Eva Kedar
Aleksandra Korlova and Yaron Binur
Jessica and Sam Lessin
Meyerhoff Family Charitable Funds
             (Joseph and Harvey)
Moore Family Foundation
             (David and Katherine)
Monica and Adam Mosseri
Motorola Solutions Foundation
Paypal Giving Fund

Contributors of $5,000+

Muki Aharoni
Bank Hapoalim
Bank Leumi
Raphaela Harlap
Herman Dana Trust
Nadia S. Wharton Foundation
Einat and Yossi Reich
Richard E. and Harriett F. Gold
Charitable Foundation
Ed Roberts
Sainsbury Family Charitable Trusts
Wael Salloum
Darya Shaked
Louise Silverstein
TriVentures Management Ltd.
Winograd-Hutner Family Fund

Contributors of $2,000+

Larry Albin
Shimrit Ben-Yair
Judi and Larry Bohn
Butler's Hole North Fund
Michael Chang
Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation
Maytal Ginzburg Olsha and Ken Alpart
Gil Hirsch
Nechama and Yaakov Karpol-Borek
Ariela and Motti Kirshinbaum
Linda Levenson
Penny and Charles Libicki
Roger Low
Out of the Blue
Nurit and Robert Pindyck
Bill Rothmann
Routes Travel
Shachar Samuel
Ido Segev
Shatz Charitable Fund
Moshe Shekel
Gal Trifon
Shani and Ofer Zadikario

our partners

we are proud to partner with world-class leaders in education, technology and social innovation.

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Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Since 2004, MIT has been a key founding partner in critical ways, providing MEET with access to volunteer instructors, a pool of international mentors who assist in drafting and updating our educational curriculum, and direct funding.
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USAID supports hundreds of students and alumni at MEET. This is made possible with the generous support of the American people.
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The Hebrew University of Jerusalem (Edmond J. Safra Campus)

HUJI provides facilities for MEET programming.
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Google is MEET’s flagship corporate partner, providing mentors from its Tel Aviv and international offices as well as access to its Bootcamp Program, event space and digital device library. MEET received Google RISE grant awards in 2013, 2014, and 2015.
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HP-Indigo has donated dozens of computers to MEET’s Jerusalem and Nazareth hubs, and has participated as a project partner in a student business competition.
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Nazareth Industrial Park

Mr. Stef Wertheimer has generously donated a space for MEET’s second technology and entrepreneurship hub at the new industrial park in Nazareth.
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The Zell Entrepreneurship Program at the Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) in Herzliy

Zell provides curricular guidance and mentorship, as well as guest teachers for MEET's entrepreneurship classes including Zell Executive Director Moran Nir.

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