Social Action
Tevel building latrines for Nepali villagers.

Finding a common bond in Israel’s environment

‘The kids are smart enough to differentiate between the Holy Land home of the Jewish people and the things that need to be addressed. They see it as comprehensive.’ – Zalul’s Yariv AbramovichA group of American college students recently immersed …

Darfur becomes part of Israeli vocabulary

A rally in downtown Jerusalem for the Darfur refugees – the sign reads “Save Darfur’. “The turnout really represented the rainbow of Israeli society,” says Seraphya Berrin.When 18-year-olds Seraphya Berrin from New York, and Arielle Perlow from Melbourne, Australia, arrived …

Using language to cross an Israeli divide

Students taking part in the ‘Language as a Cultural Bridge’ project. ‘One of our goals is to strengthen Israeli society as a multi-cultural society and the issue of language is a critical one,’ says The Abraham Fund’s Amnon Beeri-Sulitzeanu.More than …

Israelis raise coral out of the blue

Feeding his coral what he jokingly terms a “body-builder’s” diet, Almalam helps the coral grow twenty times faster than they would if they were growing naturally in the sea.While other criminal lawyers are spending their afternoons preparing court cases, Israeli …