THE ISRAELI VOLUNTEERING INITIATIVE

"He whose deeds surpass his wisdom, to what is he compared? To a tree whose branches are few, but whose roots are abundant; even if all the winds in the world come and blow against it, they will not be able to move it from its place.”  (Pirkei Avot)

The Israeli Volunteerism Initiative is a four-year, tri-sector campaign launched by the Government of Israel to change the face of volunteerism in Israel by broadening the scope, upgrading the quality, and intensifying the impact of volunteer activities throughout the country. The Initiative will reinforce feelings of loyalty and shared goals among millions of Israel's citizens, at the same time offering the opportunity to care for Israel's most vulnerable citizens as well as an opportunity for them to actively volunteer... Read More