Asper Foundation seeking new Executive Director

The Asper Foundation, a Winnipeg-based philanthropic organization, develops major projects and provides general support to the Jewish Community while also supporting the broader community in areas of culture, education, community development, and human rights on a local, national and international scale.

The Asper Foundation is seeking an Executive Director to take a leadership role in the day-to-day operations. The Executive Director is responsible for handling a broad range of charitable activities including third party requests, managing existing programs and developing new initiatives.
As a member of the Asper Foundation’s Executive team, the Executive Director will also advise the President and Board of Trustees on strategic decisions and in engaging the 3rd generation of the Asper family to help nurture the Foundation’s future leaders.
The Executive Director must be a creative leader with excellent written and oral communication skills, who brings an entrepreneurial approach to achieving the Foundation’s desired outcomes and is committed to the Asper Foundation’s Vision “To lead by example and inspire others to give back to their community through tzedakah (charity) and tikkun olam (repairing the world though social action)”.
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If you believe you can make a strong contribution to The Asper Foundation in the role of Executive Director, please contact Lisa Cefali – Partner, Executive Search & Strategic Development at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or (204) 934-8833