Tahila Pimentel

Tahila Pimentel

Development Associate and Aid to Managing Director
Location: Middle East
Email: tpimentel@peaceplayersintl.org

Tahila was born in Maputo, Mozambique, and moved to South Africa at the age of 16 to pursue her studies at the University of Cape Town (UCT). Tahila holds an Honors Degree in Gender and Transformation and a Master’s Degree in African Studies from UCT. She is extremely passionate about the field of human rights, gender equality, social justice, and peacebuilding. She has worked as a researcher and writer for a number of Southern African Human Rights, Gender and LGBTI rights nonprofits and foundations, such as the Heinrich Boell Foundation, The Other Foundation, and Iranti-Org. In the Spring of 2017, Tahila moved to Tel Aviv, Israel, where she completed a Professional Fundraising Course from NGO Catalyst. Tahila loves basketball and has played both in high school and on and off throughout college. She joined PeacePlayers Middle-East in the summer of 2019 as a Development Associate, and will also serve as a general aide to the Managing Director in areas related to organizational culture, programming and fundraising

erinallenTahila Pimentel