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Funding you could be eligible for:
$3,000 or more.
(a lot more if you apply to our Service Fellowships)

If you have at least one Jewish grandparent and are between 18 and 31 years old, you could be eligible for considerable funding assistance. (Check out some examples below.)

Apply for either of our more selective service fellowships and, once accepted, the only cost to you will be a $1000 deposit that holds your placement. In return, you'll get funding for roundtrip airfare and housing, as well as a $250 per month stipend. The best part? Once your deposit is returned, the entire 10-month program ends up costing you nothing! (More detail below.)

Our Service Fellowships

If you're interested in serving communities in need through your interest in Non-Profit & Social Change, then you may want to consider one of our two Service Fellowships.

Social Worker, African Refugee Development Center (ARDC) - Provided by Masa Israel Elite Internships  

alt="african refugee development center ardc"The African Refugee Development Center (ARDC) is always looking for qualified Social Workers to assist in their work with Tel Aviv’s refugee and asylum seeker community in the following areas:

Welcome Helpline Support
-Counsel callers in issues related to asylum procedure, health, housing, employment, and education, as well as social and psychological care

Case Worker
-Provide practical and emotional assistance to families living in ARDC’s shelters

Qualifications:
-Degree in social work, psychology or related field
-Experience in social service work preferred

The African Refugee Development Center (ARDC) is a non-profit organization founded in 2004 by refugees and Israeli citizens to assist, support, and empower refugees and asylum seekers in Israel. The ARDC seeks to ensure access to basic social services, and to facilitate refugee and asylum seeker integration, self-sufficiency and ownership in matters affecting their lives. The ARDC advocates for the rights of refugees and asylum seekers and for a humane and fair Israeli asylum policy.

 

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Development Internship, African Refugee Development Center (ARDC) - Provided by Masa Israel Elite Internships  

alt="african refugee development center ardc"The Development Intern will have a hand in all aspects of the African Refugee Development Center’s fundraising efforts. From grant writing to event planning, this is the perfect opportunity to gain real world experience in nonprofit fundraising, development and donor relations.

Qualifications:
-Fluent in English
-Excellent writing skills
-Organized and detail-oriented
-Previous experience in fundraising/event planning a plus

The African Refugee Development Center (ARDC) is a non-profit organization founded in 2004 by refugees and Israeli citizens to assist, support, and empower refugees and asylum seekers in Israel. The ARDC seeks to ensure access to basic social services, and to facilitate refugee and asylum seeker integration, self-sufficiency and ownership in matters affecting their lives. The ARDC advocates for the rights of refugees and asylum seekers and for a humane and fair Israeli asylum policy.

 

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Adult Education Internship, African Refugee Development Center (ARDC) - Provided by Masa Israel Elite Internships  

alt="african refugee development center ardc"The Adult Education Intern will assist in all aspects of the African Refugee Development Center’s (ARDC) English and Hebrew education programs for adult refugees and asylum seekers, from teaching and tutoring to managing the program.

The intern’s daily tasks will include:
-Teaching group English language classes
-Tutoring students in English
-Welcoming and registering new students
-Helping manage the center
-Coordinating class and tutoring schedules

Interns fluent in Hebrew may choose to teach and tutor in Hebrew.

Qualifications:
-Fluent in English, native speaker preferred

The African Refugee Development Center (ARDC) is a non-profit organization founded in 2004 by refugees and Israeli citizens to assist, support, and empower refugees and asylum seekers in Israel. The ARDC seeks to ensure access to basic social services, and to facilitate refugee and asylum seeker integration, self-sufficiency and ownership in matters affecting their lives. The ARDC advocates for the rights of refugees and asylum seekers and for a humane and fair Israeli asylum policy.

 

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Program Coordinator, Save a Child’s Heart (SACH) - Provided by Masa Israel Elite Internships  

alt="save a childs heart"As the Program Coordinator at Save a Child’s Heart (SACH), you will be given the opportunity to work directly with children and parents seeking medical care in Israel.  In addition, you will work with the administrative staff in the areas of fundraising, donor relations, marketing and public relations.

The ideal candidate is a motivated self-starter who can work independently. Experience in marketing/social media a plus.

Save a Child’s Heart is an Israeli-based international humanitarian project, whose mission is to improve the quality of pediatric care for children from developing countries. SACH achieves this work by bringing children with life-threatening heart diseases from the developing world to undergo heart surgery in Israel, while also training doctors from those countries to perform such surgeries.

 

 

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Higher Education Case Manager, African Refugee Development Center (ARDC) - Provided by Masa Israel Elite Internships  

alt="african refugee development center ardc"The Higher Education Case Manager will work with clients interested in pursing university degrees, vocational and/or technical training, and scholarships. Each caseworker has a caseload of about 10-20 clients and will continuously work with schools in Israel, abroad and online.

More specifically, the intern will be tasked with:
-Facilitating the application process by advising students in finding programs in Israel and abroad suited to their needs and interests
-Helping organize and arrange necessary document verification and tests
-Locating and secure scholarship funds for students
-Maintaining communication with alumni clients to ensure success and respond to any challenges
-Facilitating new partnerships with schools and embassies to strengthen the ARDC’s higher education program

Qualifications:
-Comfortable working with refugees and asylum seekers from a variety of backgrounds, including those with limited formal education and/or literacy skills
-Fluent English is mandatory, Hebrew is an advantage
-Ability to adapt to changing situations, comfortable working in a fast-paced, demanding environment
-Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
-Responsible, flexible, and dedicated

The African Refugee Development Center (ARDC) is a non-profit organization founded in 2004 by refugees and Israeli citizens to assist, support, and empower refugees and asylum seekers in Israel. The ARDC seeks to ensure access to basic social services, and to facilitate refugee and asylum seeker integration, self-sufficiency and ownership in matters affecting their lives. The ARDC advocates for the rights of refugees and asylum seekers and for a humane and fair Israeli asylum policy.

 

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Data Analyst Intern, Mindspace - Provided by Career Israel  

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Who are we? MINDSPACE is a rapidly growing global provider of beautiful and inspiring workspaces for teams of all sizes: entrepreneurs, freelancers, growing startups, designers, service providers, and more. Our sleek and beautiful spaces provide hassle-free comfort and convenience so our companies can focus on what’s important – their growth and development. FOR PEOPLE WHO LOVE TO BE INSPIRED.

Job Description of Trainee:

• Create in-depth quantitative and qualitative analysis to provide valuable data driven insights

• Design and construct data tables, schemas and visualizations

• Research on global co-working industry: analysis will include analyzing sale trends, co-working demand, and competition landscape

• Implementation of data management and business processes in Salesforce

• Building presentations and reports.

Training required:

• BA student in Industrial Engineering, Information Technology, Economics, Business Administration, Computer Science or Statistics

• Strong Excel and PowerPoint proficiency

• Experience with SQL – an advantage

• Excellent English.

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Fundraising and Project Development Internship, Sadaka-Reut: Arab Jewish Youth Partnership - Provided by Tikkun Olam Tel Aviv-Jaffa  

reutsadakaSadaka-Reut: Arab Jewish Youth Pernership is looking for an intern to help with fundraising, grant writing and project development, as well as helping with the day-to-day running of the organization. There will also be a chance to assist the youth development groups themselves.

We are Palestinian and Jewish activists in Sadaka-Reut, who work together to build bi-national partnership in the society we live in. This partnership will be achieved by recognizing and taking responsibility for the inherent injustice in our current reality and by correcting this injustice as the foundation for a shared future for both peoples, together with other minorities that live in Israel.

Sadaka-Reut was founded in 1983 by a group of Jewish and Palestinian students. Since then, it has been active in various parts of the country. Our activities focus on educating youths to be politically and socially active and on creating a bi-national community of activists for social change.

 

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International Relations Internship, The New Fund for Cinema and Television - Provided by Destination Israel  

alt="new fund for cinema and television"As an organization, the New Fund for Cinema and Television (NFCT) strives to promote appreciation for Israeli cinema both domestically and internationally.  We are hoping to expand our reach with communities all over the world and are looking for an intern to help us with this ongoing project.

Responsibilities:
-Maintaining social media accounts
-Assisting in writing/proofing/editing communication pieces including newsletters, web content, etc.
-Conducting research on potential donors
-Drafting grant proposals and other fundraising materials
-Supporting NFCT’s monthly Anglo film series

Qualifications:
-Highly organized
-Knowledge of social media
-Excellent writing skills in English
-Interest in film
-Strong interpersonal skills
-Ability to work independently

Established in 1993, the New Fund for Cinema and Television is an Israeli non-governmental organization positioned at the intersection of cinema and social change. Through our financial and professional support to filmmakers, we cultivate artistic excellence and contribute to the creation of outstanding films on a broad array of issues.

 

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Communications Internship, NGO Monitor - Provided by jInternship  

ngo_monitor_logoThe Communications Intern will assist NGO Monitor in its marketing and research endeavors.

The intern’s tasks will include:
-Drafting press releases and op-eds
-Handling media outreach
-Researching current events and actions or publications by NGOs
-Updating the media database
-Developing marketing materials

Qualifications :
-Writing skills
-Interpersonal skills
-A good understanding of the Middle East conflict and the media that covers the region
-Background in Middle Eastern studies, international relations or Israel studies
-Knowledge of social media is a big plus

NGO Monitor provides information and analysis, promotes accountability, and supports discussion on the reports and activities of NGOs (non-governmental organizations) claiming to advance human rights and humanitarian agendas.

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International Development Internship, Innovation: Africa - Provided by Career Israel  

alt="innovation africa"Innovation: Africa seeks an International Development Intern to help bring Israeli innovations to more villages within the seven African nations in which the organization works, and to expand its operations to more countries.

The intern will primarily work on various research projects. S/he will also take part in various marketing and development activities.

Research projects:
-Research Israeli corporations working in Africa
-Research potential academic, governmental, and organizational partners working in Africa
-Identify relevant markets for expansion
-Research solar energy in Africa and identify successful case studies
-Coordinate fundraising events in Israel
-Research sustainable Israeli technologies to pilot in relevant African villages

Marketing and development activities:
– Social media management
-Website maintenance and content development
-Donor database maintenance

Innovation: Africa is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization that brings Israeli innovation to African villages. Founded in 2008, in seven years Innovation Africa has provided light, clean water, food and proper medical care to more than 700,000 people in Ethiopia, Tanzania, Malawi, Uganda, South Africa,the Democratic Republic of Congo and Senegal.

 

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Development for non-profit which assists impoverished youth and children, The Jaffa Institute - Provided by Career Israel  

alt="jaffa institute"The organization’s mission is to help impoverished children and youth to realize their full potential. In addition to providing educational enrichment programs, the Institute supports the physical and emotional welfare of the children as they transition through the years. Our programs offer a holistic therapeutic approach, providing tools that allow each child to develop and flourish in their own individual way. From food and tutoring assistance to emotional counseling, art therapies and preventative health care, we provide the necessary elements for a safe and secure childhood.

Job Description of Trainee: The internship offers prospective applicants the opportunity to learn the foundations of nonprofit fundraising and gain a competitive edge in the nonprofit field all while helping Israel’s most impoverished receive vital educational and social services. While he/she will primarily work on researching new potential donor foundations and drafting letters of inquiry, the intern will be immersed in all aspects of the Jaffa Institute’s development program, including composing newsletters, updating the Institute’s website, and hosting donors on site visits. Interns will: work with the development team to draft proposals and letters of inquiry to foundations create press releases and newsletters learn how to develop a foundation fundraising strategy research foundation prospects, determine a foundations interests and find a match within the Jaffa Institute’s range of programming. assist in updating the Institute’s website participate in hosting donors at our various program sites with the Visits Coordinator

Sample internship schedule: 9-1pm: Engage in research activities, draft letters of inquiry, help with website, newsletters etc. 2-4 pm: Help with sites visiting. Helping visitors to volunteer and understand more about the organization (the site visits are not every day and the times vary) 4-5pm: Continue helping in the daily activities of the fundraising department.

Training required: 

Interns should: have an interest in development and fundraising, particularly within a non-profit environment be committed to advancing equality through education in low-income neighborhoods exhibit outstanding verbal and written communication skills have excellent computer skills, including, but not limited to, solid knowledge of Microsoft Office possess knowledge of internet and/or library resources for research employ strategic and creative thinking as well as the ability to multi-task.

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Assistant Curator, The Israel Museum - Provided by Top Israel Interns  

Israel Meseum

The Israel Museum is looking to recruit an Assistant Curator, who will be privy to all the museum’s collections, to help guide guests and plan projects at the most well-known museum in Israel.

Responsibilities:

  • Publishing marketing material about upcoming events
  • Information services
  • Curating
  • Guiding
  • Social media
  • Event publication

Qualifications:

  •  Background in art ideal
  • Attention to detail

About the museum:

The Israel Museum, located in the capital, is the largest cultural institution in the State of Israel and is ranked among the world’s leading art and archaeology museums. Founded in 1965, the Museum houses encyclopedic collections including works dating from prehistory to the present day, in its Archaeology, Fine Arts, and Jewish Art and Life Wings, and features the most extensive holdings of biblical and Holy Land archaeology in the world.

 

 

 

 

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Research, Event Planning and Website Development Internship, The Interfaith Center for Sustainable Development (ICSD) - Provided by Top Israel Interns  

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The Interfaith Center for Sustainable Development seeks a Research, Event Planning and Website Development Intern.

Responsibilities:

  • Researching religious sources on environmental issues
  • Donor research
  • Planning a North American interfaith environmental speaking tour
  • Designing, planning and assessing interfaith environmental events and seminars in Israel and around the world
  • Contacting religious institutions from multiple faiths
  • Website development and maintenance

About the organization:

Humanity faces unprecedented challenges to sustainable life on the planet. The Interfaith Center for Sustainable Development (ICSD) works to catalyze a transition to a sustainable human society through the active leadership of faith communities. Based in Jerusalem, ICSD unites faith communities, teachers and leaders to promote co-existence, peace, and sustainability through advocacy, education and action-oriented projects.

Working with numerous foundations, private donors, and clients, ICSD has successfully implemented a range of projects from hosting interfaith environmental conferences to facilitating eco tourism in the Holy Land to conducting faith and ecology workshops for students of religion.

 

 

 

 

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Summer internship – working with kids at risk, The Jaffa Institute - Provided by Career Israel  

alt="jaffa institute"This organization is a private, non-profit, multi-service social agency to create a new reality for thousands of underprivileged Israeli children from Jaffa, South Tel Aviv and Bat Yam. Residing in poverty stricken neighborhoods where the majority of parents and caregivers are unemployed, these children are physically and emotionally undernourished and too often suffer from neglect and/or abuse. Violence, crime, and poverty are the norm and what these children can expect for their futures, unless intervention is taken. Into this void penetrate the dangerous elements of the street life, luring children with promises of belonging and acceptance of fitting in and being loved. Once a child has left school for the streets, it is very difficult to bring them back.

Job Description of Trainee:

Love working with children? Looking for a fun way to learn about Israel’s at-risk populations? The Jaffa Institute is looking for dedicated interns to work with underprivileged children, ages 4-12, in our after-school centers in South Tel Aviv! Interns will work closely with our educational and therapeutic staff to provide the children with nutritional, therapeutic, academic, and recreational support.

Specifically, interns will be responsible for:

• Facilitating recreational activities with the children during the year and during the Summer Camp program

• Assisting staff to create and develop activities for the children

• Helping children with their homework and giving children personal attention

• Providing the children with general support as needed.

Training required:

Our ideal intern:

• Loves children

• Has a background working with children (with at-risk children is a plus)

• Speaks conversational Hebrew

 

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Marketing, New Media, and Event Organizer, Project TEN: Global Tikkun Olam – The Jewish Agency for Israel - Provided by Top Israel Interns  

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The Jewish Agency for Israel’s Project Ten: Global Tikkun Olam seeks a Marketing, New Media, and Event Organizer to assist with marketing and recruitment for Jewish service-learning programs around the world.

Responsibilities:

  • Marketing for the program
  • Researching and writing reports
  • Organizing conferences for possible participants
  • Recruiting and dispatching teams to our centers all over the world
  • Recruiting participants from specific fields such as agriculture, health and education

Qualifications:

  • Excellent writing skills
  • Background in Marketing
  • Organizational skills

About the organization:

The Jewish Agency’s Project TEN: Global Tikkun Olam is set to harness the energies and passion of Jewish young adults from Israel and around the world, who will spend three months working and learning together in onsite service projects in vulnerable communities throughout the world and in Israel.

By highlighting the Jewish values that speak directly to sustainable development, social justice, and leadership, Project TEN will serve as a unique immersive service-learning framework for volunteers wishing to engage in sustainable development as they themselves develop – forming an extensive Jewish identity-building experience. Volunteers in each of our development centers will be carefully chosen from all over the world, connecting the global Jewish family to one another and to Israel.

 

 

 

 

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General Intern, NATAN-International Humanitarian Aid - Provided by Career Israel  

NATAN

Natan- International Humanitarian Aid is as a network of Israeli humanitarian disaster relief organizations and civil society organizations working together to assist communities facing humanitarian crisis and disasters. Natan’s current mission is providing education, medical aid, psycho-social assistance and community action to some of the thousands of refugees from Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan and Iran who have been flowing into Europe from different points on the globe.

Job Description of Trainee:

◦ Be part of writing the organisational strategy, growth strategy, finding partnerships

◦ Plan approaches and pitches.

* Work with team to develop proposals that speaks to the client’s needs, concerns, and objectives.

Training required:We are looking for independent young adults who can think outside the box and dream big.

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Public Health Internship, Bishvilaych: The Evelyne Barnett Women’s Medical Center - Provided by Top Israel Interns  

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Bishvilaych seeks a Public Health Intern experienced in health research.

Responsibilities:

  •  Research for various health articles and papers
  • Writing and editing a women’s health manual
  • Social media management
  • Writing and editing web content
  • Data entry

About the organization:

Bishvilaych is the first and only nonprofit organization in Israel focused on prevention-based medical care and health promotion for Jewish women.

Bishvilaych’s mission is twofold:

  1. To foster informed self-care among underserved Jewish women in Israel through physical and mental health maintenance rather than simply disease-based care.
  2. To promote gender-specific medicine as inclusive of social, physical, and mental healthcare through prevention and early detection in both lay leaders and health professionals countrywide.

 

 

 

 

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Social Work Internship, Mesila: Municipal Aid Center for Migrant Workers and Asylum Seekers - Provided by Tikkun Olam Tel Aviv-Jaffa  

alt="social work internship israel"While interning at Mesila you will be responsible for conducting intakes and providing referrals for clients from the migrant worker and asylum seeker communities in south Tel Aviv. You will also be given the opportunity to volunteer at one of the unrecognized pre-schools run through social services within the local community.  You may also have the opportunity to provide direct assistance to families with children with special needs to help them receive social service benefits.

Interns at Mesila must be able to read, write and speak in both Hebrew and English – volunteering positions are also available for those with limited Hebrew ability.

Founded in 1998, Mesila is a non-profit organization dedicated to combating poverty by raising public awareness about the importance of financial stability and independence among the refugee and migrant worker communities in south Tel Aviv.

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Communications & Social Media Intern, CAMERA on Campus - Provided by Masa Israel Elite Internships  

CAMERA on Campus seeks interns who are passionate about Israel, knowledge of Israel, Israel on campus and the CAMERA logo with name (2)Middle East.
Interns should have the following skills: -Strong Digital Writing
-Social Media Strategy & Execution Experience
-Research Skills
CAMERA was founded in 1982 as the Committee for Accuracy in Middle East Reporting in America. The organization is a media-monitoring, research, and membership organization devoted to promoting accurate and balanced coverage of Israel and the Middle East.
About CAMERA on Campus: Increasingly, campuses have been the scene of propagandistic assaults on Israel. Distorted literature, extreme speakers, and false, inflammatory images are all too common, creating harmful misperceptions of Israel. This hostile environment can be intimidating to students seeking fair and objective information on Middle East issues.
CAMERA provides assistance to students through the EMET and CAMERA Fellows Program. This includes guidance in finding and connecting with speakers or films, planning and creating events, funding for student groups, and addressing Middle East distortions in campus publications, fliers, rallies, and classroom teaching. Students are provided with the support for bravely and publicly defending Israel against hostility and distortions on campus.

 

Also posted in Government and Public Service, Internships, Jerusalem, Marketing Advertising or PR, Masa Israel Elite Internships, Media & Journalism, Provider, Tel Aviv | Comments closed
Political Science and International Relations Research Internship, Harry S. Truman Research Institute for the Advancement of Peace - Provided by Top Israel Interns  

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The Truman Institute is looking to recruit a Political Science and International Relations Research Intern. This intern will assist a researcher in the field of their interest.

Responsibilities:

  • Social media management
  • Conducting public relations
  • Updating website content
  • Other writing and editing projects as needed
  • Assisting with event planning and logistics

Qualifications:

  • Strong writing and editing skills
  • Knowledge of social media

About the Institute:

The Harry S. Truman Research Institute for the Advancement of Peace, at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem was the first, and remains the largest, research institute in Israel and the Middle East to examine conflict resolution and propose peaceful solutions for the region.

The Truman Institute offers dynamic programs and activities to help foster understanding, discussion and debate on the challenges facing Israelis and Palestinians and the citizens of the developing world.

 

 

Also posted in Jerusalem, Top Israel Interns | Comments closed
Strategic Planning Internship at Marom Group - Provided by Masa Israel Elite Internships  

alt="marom group"Since 2009, Marom Group has been offering tailored, full-service, philanthropic solutions to individuals, foundations, corporations, and governments. We operate globally while focusing on the Israeli Social Marketplace, ensuring that donors’ visions are fulfilled and substantial social impact is achieved. Our strategic planning department manages major clients by developing new strategies with potential operations, as well as preparing field analysis documents.

Internship Period – 4 months minimum

Job Description

An opportunity to gain hands-on professional experience in the following fields:

Market & Prospect Research

✓ Research the background info on foundations/organizations/companies/individuals in Israel and abroad

✓ Conduct professional analyses for the company’s clients

✓ Prepare professional research summaries

✓ Manage data base of partners and competitors

Marketing & PR

✓ Facilitate the online outreach activity of the Company (Social Media, newsletters, etc.)

✓ Take part in creation of development portfolios for the Company’s clients, partners, and programs with which the company is involved

Office & Administrative Support

✓ Assist with the Company’s ongoing tasks, as needed

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Qualifications

✓ Strong writing and analytical skills

✓ Experience in online research

✓ High organizational skills

✓ Genuine interest and background knowledge in the field of Philanthropy, Non-Profit, Social Change & Impact, CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility), Social Investments, Partnership Development.

✓ Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Office, PowerPoint, and Excel

✓ English – mother-tongue level – mandatory

✓ Knowledge of Hebrew – advantage

✓ Experience with managing business pages in Social Media – Advantage

✓ Familiarity with Project Management, CRM, Website Development platforms – advantage

 

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Marketing and International Relations Internship, Geneva Initiative - Provided by Destination Israel  

geneva_initiative_logoThe Marketing and International Relations Intern will gain invaluable experience in the fields of social media and international relations.

Responsibilities will include:
-Daily maintenance of and updating the web site and the Facebook and twitter feed
-Assisting in writing and editing grant proposals and project reports
-Monitoring news and other web sites for relevant content
-Some minor administrative tasks.

The intern will also have the opportunity to organize and participate in Israeli-Palestinian coexistence events.

Qualifications:
-International relations background
-Native English speaker

The Geneva Initiative provides realistic and achievable solutions on all issues, based on previous official negotiations, international resolutions, the Quartet Roadmap, Clinton Parameters, Bush Vision, and Arab Peace Initiative.

In addition to presenting a detailed blueprint for Israeli-Palestinian peace, the GI aims to bring that moment of peace closer, by showing the way and preparing public opinion and leadership to be accepting of the real compromises required to solve the conflict.

The Geneva Initiative NGOs educate and campaign, both locally and internationally, that it is in the best interest of Israelis and Palestinians to negotiate directly in order to reach a realistic, dignified, and sustainable 2-state solution in which both peoples can build a brighter future, as is embodied in the model Geneva Accord.

 

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Activities Instructor, Etgarim - Provided by Tikkun Olam Tel Aviv-Jaffa  

alt="etgarim special needs internship israel"As an Activities Instructor, you will be responsible for teaching classes, running rehabilitation programs, encouraging activities with families, and providing an environment in which students can achieve and strengthen their abilities while providing them with skills to help with their integration into the community and society. Opportunities may also be available in fundraising and public relations.

Etgarim was founded in 1995 with the purpose of bringing outdoor athletic activities to people with special needs. Our goal is to help disabled children and adults to rehabilitate themselves physically, mentally and socially, through challenging sports and outdoor activities.

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Social Media Intern, UK Media Watch - Provided by Masa Israel Elite Internships  

UK Media Watch seeks interns who want to help promote authentic journalism and combat biased coverage of Israel.
Primary Duties Will Include: Managing UK Media Watch’s Facebook Page
Expanding Overall Social Media Presence
Keeping up-to-date with changing trends in Social Media
Interns should be extremely knowledgeable in the following areas: Israel and the Middle East
Facebook & the top Social Media Sites used
About UK Media Watch: UK Media Watch is an effective and widely respected pro-Israel media watchdog group. The intern would have the opportunity to learn how we combat biased coverage of Israel, and would develop skills relevant to future positions in social media, media monitoring or advocacy. The intern will have the opportunity to work with other passionate, dedicated and knowledgeable CAMERA professionals and enjoy a casual and friendly office environment. We’ re an affiliate of CAMERA (Committee for Accuracy in Middle East Reporting in America), focusing on promoting fair and accurate coverage of Israel in the British media.

 

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Program Coordinator Assistant, Co.Lab – Collaboration Laboratory for Social Innovation – UJA Federation of New York in Israel - Provided by Masa Israel Elite Internships  

Co.LabThe Assistant is responsible for program coordination and the on-going management of the social entrepreneurship incubator, as well as writing and editing content for email and social media marketing.

Qualifications:
-Basic knowledge of social media platforms
-Interest and passion for social entrepreneurship and social change
-Resourceful and hard worker

Co.Lab is a cutting-edge incubator, a first-of-its-kind signature initiative for UJA-Federation of New York in Israel.

It is a collaborative laboratory that invites social leaders from all the “tribes”of Israeli society to come together and innovate to create social change.

Co.Lab urges collaboration and inspires breakthroughs between vastly different sectors in Israeli society, people who are bound by common cause but might never otherwise come together.

It encourages social leaders to dream big, shatter stereotypes, challenge rhetoric,exchange ideas, share insights, and introduce new solutions to achieve sustainable change for the good of Israeli society.

To bring this to life, we’ve assembled 18 of the most promising change-makers across Israeli society to develop a common vision and language that challenge this divisiveness. We believe that when we cross-pollinate and bring together the brightest minds and the boldest voices we can start a sea change.

 

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English Assistant, The Jaffa Institute - Provided by Career Israel  

alt="jaffa institute"The English Assistant will work with underprivileged students from Jaffa and South Tel Aviv who participate in The Jaffa Institute’s after school enrichment programs.

The Jaffa Institute was established in 1982 as a private, non-profit, multi-service social agency to assist the Jaffa area’s severely disadvantaged children and their families. Our mission is to provide educational, recreational and social enrichment programs which enhance the self-esteem and academic performance of each child in our care, thereby enabling them to succeed academically and break the cycle of intergenerational poverty into which they were born. Through over 30 different initiatives our programs reach 4,000 citizens annually.

 

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Gan Jeans Giraffe, Association for Children at Risk - Provided by Career Israel  

A Gan for special needs children under association for children at risk.

Job Description of Trainee:

Shadow therapists, play with the kids and help out where needed.

Training required: Experience working with special need kids.

Experience Required: Some Hebrew.

 

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Physical Therapy Intern at Home for Adults with Physical Disabilities, ILAN Sports Center-Haifa - Provided by Career Israel  

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Beit Kessler is a home in the community for adults with physical disabilities. Many of whom are in wheelchairs. At Beit Kessler the residents receive leisure and therapeutic services. The goal of the home is to provide and ensure quality of life and promote participation in all aspects of daily life. The center provides regular physical therapy and occupational therapy services.

Job Description of Trainee:

Work closely with PT staff and learn physical therapy methods, skills and adaptive equipment for individuals with physical disabilities. Beit Kessler allows you get hands on experiene with a population with special needs. As an intern you can make an impact on the lives of adults with physical disabilities.

 

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Research Internship, The Middle East Media Research Institute (MEMRI) - Provided by Top Israel Interns  

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The Middle East Media Research Institute (MEMRI) seeks a Research Intern to assist with researching, writing and editing reports and analyses.

 

This position is extremely flexible and may allow the intern to take on additional responsibilities based on his or her background and interests, as well as the needs of the organization.

 

Qualifications:

 

  • Fluency in English
  • Proficiency in additional languages an advantage

 

About the Institute:

Founded in February 1998 to inform the debate over U.S. policy in the Middle East, MEMRI is an independent, nonpartisan, non-profit organization. MEMRI’s main office is in Washington, DC, with branch offices in various world capitals. MEMRI’s research is translated into English, French, Polish, Japanese, Spanish and Hebrew.

 

Exploring the Middle East and South Asia through their media, MEMRI bridges the language gap between the West and the Middle East and South Asia, providing timely translations of Arabic, Farsi, Urdu-Pashtu, Dari, and Turkish media, as well as original analysis of political, ideological, intellectual, social, cultural and religious trends.

 

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Coexistence Communications Fellowship, Windows: Channels for Communication - Provided by Tikkun Olam Tel Aviv-Jaffa  

alt="israel palestine coexistence"As a fellow at Windows, you will help with fundraising, assist in putting together a series of informational lectures, and provide assistance in translating the newsletter into English. This is a great opportunity to help Israel with its struggles of coexistence.

Windows: Channels for Communication is a grassroots non-profit organization comprised of Palestinian and Jewish citizens of Israel, Palestinians from the Occupied Palestinian Territories, and internationals. We all share the belief that it is possible to create a future in our region that is based on democracy, equality, freedom, dignity, and safety for all. Established in 1991, Windows has unique experience in developing and implementing long term educational programs that address the imbalance of power between the two sides and the core issues.

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Project Specialist – Authority for Immigration Absorption, Tel Aviv Municipality International Department - Provided by Career Israel  

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We seek to encourage olim to Tel Aviv feel at home and to build their futures.

Job Description of Trainee:

The job is a work in progress, and there is a great deal of room for creativity and innovation, depending on the qualifications of the applicant.

Among some of the projects the intern could be involved in:

– Help craft, draft and edit fresh communications material for English Speaking Olim in Tel Aviv.

– Help facilitate the social media communications platforms

– Facebook, twitter, Instagram, website

– Help organize events for Olim in Tel Aviv

– Help interact with our core community to provide important insights into how we can provide added-value to the Olim experience in Tel Aviv.

Training required:

We are seeking a dynamic college graduate to assist with innovative projects to help new olim build their future in Tel Aviv. The applicant should have very good oral and written communication skills, interpersonal abilities, and an innate desire to help others.

Other qualifications required/Rec.: This position can be adapted for an intern seeking part time or full time…one month or three or five..

 

 

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Public Relations Coordinator, BINA Center for Jewish Identity and Hebrew Culture - Provided by Tikkun Olam Tel Aviv-Jaffa  

ABINAs the Public Relations Coordinator, you will assist in writing and editing print media, newsletters, web content, and social media content. You will also be responsible for assisting with writing grants and researching new grant opportunities in the fields of religious pluralism and social justice. You may also be given the opportunity to meet with international and Israeli visitors and lead interactive study sessions and workshops on social justice and Jewish identity.

BINA is the leading organization at the intersection of Jewish Pluralism & Social Action in Israel. BINA strives to strengthen Israel as a democratic pluralistic society, by emphasizing Judaism as a culture, through Jewish values of Tikkun Olam (in Hebrew means “repair the world”). BINA means “wisdom” in Hebrew and it is also an acronym in Hebrew for “a workshop for the soul of the nation”: A phrase coined by Hebrew poet Chaim Nachman Bialik.

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Research and Development Internship, Kav LaOved – Worker’s Hotline - Provided by Tikkun Olam Tel Aviv-Jaffa  

alt="kav laoved workers hot line marketing internship"The research and development intern will  research labor law and workers’ rights. The intern will also help with marketing and grant applications.

Kav LaOved is a non-profit organization that aims to protect the rights of the most disadvantaged workers in Israel, addressing violations through individual assistance, advocacy, outreach and more.

 

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PR and Communications Internship, Israel Tennis Centers - Provided by WUJS Israel  

israel tennis centerIsrael Tennis Centers’ PR and Communications Intern, will be responsible for much of the organization’s English language publicity and social media.

The intern’s tasks will include:
-Social media management
-Translating and posting all Hebrew web content to the English site
-Translating other Hebrew documents into English as needed
-Writing all English news articles and blog posts
-Creating a news archive section on the organization’s website
-Attending and/or photographing tournaments, presentations, ceremonies, events, etc.
-Editing and reformatting photos as needed
-Social Media Management

The Israel Tennis Center (ITC), a non–profit organization, has worked for 35 years to enhance the social, psychological, and physical development of Israeli youth through the medium of sport. The center provides a healthy and structured environment for children from all walks of life, teach values of cooperation, self reliance and persistence, and provide opportunities for every child to reach his or her own level of excellence.

To meet its goals and aspirations, the Israel Tennis Center operates 14 centers complete with cutting edge courts and facilities, and caters to 21,000 children each week. Most of Centers are located in disadvantaged neighborhoods or outlying development towns throughout Israel, from Kiryat Shmona on the Lebanese border in the North to Beer Sheva bordering the Negev Desert in the South.

 

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Fundraising Internship, LATET – Israeli Humanitarian Aid - Provided by Tikkun Olam Tel Aviv-Jaffa  

LATET Internship through Masa Israel JourneyInterns will help with fundraising and building relations with different international communities.

LATET (Hebrew for “to give”) – Israeli Humanitarian Aid is devoted to assisting populations in need in Israel and around the world on a universal and equal basis. Established in 1996, LATET is dedicated to propulsion and active involvement of the Israeli civil society in the humanitarian field, raising social awareness, inspiring mutual obligation and philanthropy, and actively working to diminish poverty.

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Resource Development & Marketing Associate, Latet- Israeli Humanitarian Aid Organization - Provided by Career Israel  

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Latet organization is a non-profit organization that takes action to reduce poverty in order to create a better, more just society in Israel, through comprehensive aid to impoverished people, motivating the public towards acts of giving, mutual responsibility, generosity, and leading a change in national priorities. This aid is given in all areas of the country and to all sectors, regardless of religion, race, gender, culture or nationality. Projects run by Latet include: Youth Movements, Aid for Life to Holocaust survivors, City Without Hunger in Bat Yam, To Give a Future – grants for single mothers to start a business, and of course food charity.

Job Description of Trainee:

Supporting all aspects of Resource development & Marketing including the development and execution of workplace giving, foundations, Jewish federations, major gifts, corporate relations, and planned giving. Other options for law, advocacy and policy making are available. If interested, can be combine with other departments as well. Intern will be able to go on site visits, see the programs and projects Latet runs and interact with Israeli society.

Preferred abilities & skills:

•Position will build and maintain constituent relationships; develop and execute growth, plan and coordinate engagement opportunities, including the planning and implementation of annual fundraising campaigns

•Position requires strong verbal, written and oral communication skills

•Branding and marketing experience (including writing articles & blogs & digital campaigns & grant writing)

•Ability to network and partner with all stakeholders including a broad and diverse representation of community organizations

•Requires skill in multi-tasking

•Meeting deadlines and performing under pressure

•Ability to work both independently and in a team environment

•Manage relationships with community partners, community investors and community programs

•Ability to effectively lead, inspire and develop a goal-oriented culture

•Self-starter

Training required:

•Must be proficient in English.

•Must be proficient with Windows and Microsoft Office.

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English Tutor, Hand in Hand Center for Jewish-Arab Education in Israel - Provided by Career Israel  

alt="hand in hand center for jewish arab education in israel"As an English Tutor at Hand in Hand, you will help English teachers in the classroom and work with students individually and/or in small groups. The intern will also have the opportunity to help the school on a more administrative level and write articles about the school.

Ideal candidates must like children and have a passion for education and coexistence.

Our Mission at Hand in Hand is to create a strong, inclusive, shared society in Israel through a network of Jewish-Arab integrated bilingual schools and organized communities.

Jews and Arabs – learning together, living together – and inspiring broad support for social inclusion and civic equality in Israel.

 

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Communications Associate, The Daniel Centers for Progressive Judaism - Provided by Tikkun Olam Tel Aviv-Jaffa  

alt="daniels centers for progressive judaism israel"The position is perfect for a self-starter looking to grow both personally and professionally. The internship is supervised by the Director of External Relations but works with the entire staff. You will work with outreach to North American communities through print and social media; managing the English Facebook page, heading up the Friends of the Daniel Center’s North American Newsletter and helping to create advertising materials both for events at the synagogues and the tour center, as well as larger projects. Depending on interest and ability, the position allows for grant research, tutoring current conversion students, blogging, and participation in the Mishkenot Ruth Tour Center just to name a few!

The Daniel Centers for Progressive Judaism in Tel Aviv-Jaffa serve the metropolis of Tel Aviv-Jaffa with three vibrant centers – Beit Daniel in northern Tel Aviv, Mishkenot Ruth Daniel in the heart of Jaffa and Kehilat Halev in central Tel Aviv. As a religious, cultural and educational center, we bridge the gap between secular Israelis and their Jewish heritage, and between our traditions and today’s modern world, and build lasting connections between the Diaspora and Israel.

Our vision is to give secular Israelis a meaningful sense of Jewish progressive purpose, to build an Israel which is tolerant, just and welcoming of multiple expressions of religious and spiritual practice and to create deep and meaningful connections to all the disparate arms of Diaspora Judaism. While we are proud of our success so far, the task is immense. We seek partners, participants, congregants and supporters to help make this vision a reality.

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Research, Social Media Managing and Project Planning Internship, The Jerusalem Foundation - Provided by Top Israel Interns  

Jerusalem Foundation Internship through Masa Israel Journey

The Jerusalem Foundation is looking to recruit a Research, Social Media Managing and Project Planning Intern to work in the US department.

 Responsibilities:

  • Assisting in mapping and approaching other funds
  • Managing the foundation’s social media presence across platforms
  • Participation with current projects

Qualifications:

  • Fluent in English
  • High level writing skills
  • Experience with social media
  • Proficiency in another language advantageous
  • Previous experience in Jewish nonprofit work preferred

About the organization:

The Jerusalem Foundation has been working on behalf of Jerusalem and its residents for more than 45 years. The Foundation’s early years were shaped by the city’s need to develop, mostly by building a city, block by block, school by school, park by park. Without neglecting the development of physical infrastructure, and continuing to care for previously completed projects, their last two decades were marked not only by physical but also programmatic investment, from community empowerment projects, to creating cultural programming, to leveling the playing field between East and West Jerusalem, to coexistence programming. Four decades after their founding, they have left our imprint on about 4000 projects, many of which are some of the city’s best-known landmarks. They continue to support institutions, while adding many more programs to their roster, supported by direct donor funding

 

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African Refugee Development Center (ARDC), Tutoring Coordinator - Provided by Career Israel  

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This organization provides humanitarian aid and advocacy to African refugees seeking asylum in Israel. The organization runs two shelters in Tel Aviv for the refuges and provides them with direct service, legal aid and education. They aim to raise awareness of the plight of the refugees and assist them.

Job Description of Trainee:

Scope of Position: The Education Programs Coordinator oversees the English and Hebrew classes offered in the evenings at ARDC and all tutoring activities. He/She acts as the main ARDC contact for teachers and students, manages curriculum development and the monitoring and evaluation of student progress.

Main Responsibilities:

  •  Recruit and train English and Hebrew teachers and tutors. Act as a resource for teachers and tutors.
  •  Evaluate student’s English and Hebrew levels (materials provided)
  •  Develop and maintain data and monitoring and evaluation systems for semester. Complete a report monthly.
  •  Act as the liaison between the education programs and the greater organization
  •  Manage all existing education programs and develop new programs when appropriate Skills, Knowledge.

Abilities:

  • Comfortable working with refugees and asylum seekers from a variety of backgrounds, including those with limited formal education and/or literacy skills
  • Fluent English is mandatory, Hebrew is an advantage
  •  Ability to adapt to changing situations, comfortable working in a fast-paced, demanding environment
  •  Responsible, flexible, and dedicated
  •  PASSIONATE ABOUT EDUCATION! 35 hours per week.

Training required:

Background in sociology or social sciences is preferable, fundraising, or if possible website development. French and Arabic are an advantage (as refugees speak French, Arabic and/or English as well as many other languages).

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Organizational Development Associate, Beit Dror Temporary Home for GLBT Youth - Provided by Tikkun Olam Tel Aviv-Jaffa  

alt="beit dror israel lgbt"As an Organizational Development Associate, you will work alongside the Beit Dror staff to ensure smooth daily functioning of the shelter. You will also help with fundraising and public relations in order to help build partnerships with organizations outside of Israel.

Beit Dror is the first therapeutic emergency center for GLBT youth in Israel. “Dror” is a temporary shelter for adolescents, both male and female. Besides offering a safe home, a warm bed and meals, it also provides psychological and moral/social support, direction in finding long-term solutions, as well as enrichment and educational activities.

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