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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.

Explore our featured Non-Profit & Social Change internships

Featured internships are the newest opportunities that our program providers have for you. But these latest offerings won't last long—apply today to one of these featured Non-Profit & Social Change internships!

Tech Intern, PresenTense - Provided by Real Life Israel  

Intern will have a unique opportunity to intern in a dynamic atmosphere, focusing on website development and tech set up for events.

PresenTense is a largely volunteer-run community of innovators and entrepreneurs, thinkers and leaders, creators and educators, from around the world, who are investing their ideas and energy to revitalize the established Jewish community. PresenTense fosters the next generation of social entrepreneurs by helping innovators and entrepreneurs build new ideas into transformational ventures.

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Local Programming Intern, PresenTense - Provided by Real Life Israel  

This internship is focused on promoting and developing programming for local events in the community of innovators. A decent level of Hebrew is needed.

PresenTense is a largely volunteer-run community of innovators and entrepreneurs, thinkers and leaders, creators and educators, from around the world, who are investing their ideas and energy to revitalize the established Jewish community. PresenTense fosters the next generation of social entrepreneurs by helping innovators and entrepreneurs build new ideas into transformational ventures.

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Recruitment and Administration Intern, Women’s Heritage House - Provided by Career Israel  

The intern will be responsible for administrative tasks and research related to recruitment and general administration of the hostel. Tasks and responsibilities may change over time.

The Heritage House is a non-profit youth hostel that provides Jewish young adults with the opportunity to explore Israel and Judaism in a home-like environment of mutual respect.

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

As Communications Associate with the Daniel Centers, you will work with our tour and seminar center, which hosts visiting groups from around the world in Jaffa.  You will also gain important career experience as a member of our fundraising and public relations staff.

The Daniel Centers for Progressive Judaism is a reform community with three locations (Beit Daniel in north Tel Aviv, Mishkenot Ruth Daniel in Jaffa, and Kehilat Halev in the center of Tel Aviv) that provide all life-cycle services (weddings, b’nai mitzvot, etc.) and a myriad of community programming and education activities for both Israelis and Diaspora Jews. They have an established education department that provides Judaic instruction and curricula to Tel Aviv-Jaffa public schools reaching over 10,000 students and operates over 18 nursery schools, and run the largest non-Orthodox conversion school in Israel with 100 converts each year.

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Educational and Marketing Intern, BaKehila - Provided by Real Life Israel  

BaKehila is looking for interns with a background in marketing, who are interested in working with graphic design, editing, social media and PR.  In addition, interns have the opportunity to take on a leadership role within BaKehila’s educational programs.

BaKehila, meaning “in the community,” runs educational programming in disadvantaged neighborhoods of Jerusalem with the goal of raising student academic achievement while promoting personal and social growth and participation.

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

As 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.

The BINA Center for Jewish Identity and Hebrew Culture strives to strengthen Israel as a just, democratic, pluralistic society, by emphasizing cultural and communal aspects of Judaism.  BINA is one of Israel’s leading organizations at the intersection of Jewish pluralism and social justice, offering non-Orthodox Israelis and Jews a viable, vital option for exploring and expressing their Jewish and Zionist identities.

Also posted in Jewish Communal Organizations, Tel Aviv | Comments closed
Communications Fellowship, Hila: For Equality in Education - Provided by Tikkun Olam Tel Aviv-Jaffa  

The fellowship at Hila is flexible and can be shaped by your strengths and interests, as well as the organization’s needs. Possible tasks include helping maintain and update the English website, working on the quarterly newsletter, translating documents from Hebrew to English, and assisting in the organization of staff events..

Hila is an Israeli NGO working in grassroots education reform. They advocate for student and parents’ rights in education. Their work involves fighting privatization of the school system and tracking; illegal parent fees; unfair placement in special education classes; and unsuitable resources, staff and/or facilities.

 

 

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Communications Intern, The Abraham Fund - Provided by Tikkun Olam Tel Aviv-Jaffa  

As an Administrative Intern at the Abraham Fund,  you will gain important experience in fundraising, public relations, social media and other administrative tasks.

Located in Jerusalem, The Abraham Fund is committed to advancing coexistence and equality between Jews and Arabs in Israel.  The Abraham Fund seeks a cohesive, secure and just Israeli society by promoting policies based on innovative social models, and by conducting large-scale social change initiatives, advocacy and public education.

 

Also posted in Jerusalem, Jewish Communal Organizations, Media & Journalism | Comments closed
Youth Development and Communications Intern, The Jaffa Institute - Provided by Tikkun Olam Tel Aviv-Jaffa  

At the Jaffa Institute, you will work under the Fundraising Coordinator to assist in grant-writing and communications with international foundations. You may also teach English in the Institute’s afterschool program, or assist in their shelter for at-risk youth.  The internship may be flexible based on your abilities and background, as well as on the current needs of the Institute.

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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Community Development Intern, Aid Organization for Refugees and Asylum Seekers in Israel (ASSAF) - Provided by Tikkun Olam Tel Aviv-Jaffa  

As a Community Development Intern at ASSAF, you  will have the opportunity to design your own internship based on your background and interests, as well as the needs of the organization. Opportunities may include helping to provide psychosocial support for individuals and families, initiating youth programs, and/or working alongside the advocacy and support center to improve the refugee community development program.

ASSAF is an Israeli non-profit organization that has recognized the need to establish an operational presence that would combine humanitarian and psychosocial responses to the relatively new influx of refugees from Africa. Since the formation of ASSAF in 2007, the center has become a dynamic support network for the refugee community.

 

 

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Social Work Internship, Tel Aviv Center for the Blind - Provided by Tikkun Olam Tel Aviv-Jaffa  

As a Social Work Intern at the Center for the Blind, you will be responsible for conducting regular home visits and facilitating  group workshops.  Additional opporunities may be available, such as conducting workshops and classes that are connected to your skills and interests.  Russian or Hebrew speakers with a degree in psychology or social work are preferred.

The Center for the Blind is a community and aid center for the blind and visually impaired in South Tel Aviv.

 

Also posted in Jewish Communal Organizations, Tel Aviv | Comments closed
Development Associate, The Peres Center for Peace - Provided by Tikkun Olam Tel Aviv-Jaffa  

As the Development Associate at The Peres Center for Peace, you will help with fundraising and building relationships with the foreign media, as well as working with social media. This is a great opportunity to learn about the issues of coexistence and to promote efforts for long lasting peace in Israel.

The Peres Center for Peace is Israel’s leading non-profit organization promoting peace-building between Israel and its Arab neighbors, particularly between Israelis and Palestinians, as well as between Jewish and Arab citizens of Israel.

 

 

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

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 joint Israeli-Palestinian organization that strives for a future based on human rights, liberty, dignity, equality and democracy. They believe that because both nations have lived and developed in this land, both nations have the right to be here as equals.

 

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Communications Associate, Tel Aviv Rape Crisis Center - Provided by Tikkun Olam Tel Aviv-Jaffa  

As Communications Associate, you will be responsible assisting with fundraising efforts, including grant writing and planning major fundraising events.  You will be integrated into the Center’s staff, while supporting their important work in education and prevention of sexual assault in Israel.

The Tel Aviv Rape Crisis Center’s mission is to encourage awareness of sexual abuse in our society and to support survivors to reclaim their lives.

 

Also posted in Jewish Communal Organizations, Tel Aviv | Comments closed
Activities Instructor, Etgarim - Provided by Tikkun Olam Tel Aviv-Jaffa  

As an Activities Instructor, you will be responsible for teaching classes, running rehabilitation programs, encouraging activities with familes, 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.   Their goal is to promote outdoor activities and educational programs with special emphasis on socializing and communication.

 

 

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Program Coordinator, Save a Child’s Heart (SACH) - Provided by Tikkun Olam Tel Aviv-Jaffa  

As the Program Coordinator at 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 fund-raising and public relations.

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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Case Worker, Hagar and Miriam - Provided by Tikkun Olam Tel Aviv-Jaffa  

Intern duties include conducting intakes and referrals at the clinic, making home visits for families with new babies, escorting women to appointments and helping clients with navigating the system and receiving appropriate services.  Interns are also needed to help with fundraising and grant writing.

Hagar and Miriam is a project that was set up for African asylum seeker and refugee women in Israel who are pregnant or who have recently given birth. The project allows these women to cope with their pregnancy and transition to motherhood in light of the difficulties of moving to a foreign country.

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

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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Project Coordinator, African Refugee Development Center (ARDC) - Provided by Multiple Providers  

At ARDC, you will be able to design your own internship based on your background and interests, as well as the needs of the organization. There are a variety of different paths that you can chose from: teach classes in English or other subjects; serve as a social work case manager; assist in day-to-day operations of the women’s shelter; help as a research assistant for the Assylum Application Assistance project; and more.

The African Refugee Development Center (ARDC) was founded in 2004 by African refugees and Israeli citizens to assist, support and empower refugees and asylum seekers in Israel.

f Israel’s leading organizations at the intersection of Jewish pluralism and social justice, offering non-Orthodox Israelis and Jews a viable, vital option for exploring and expressing their Jewish and Zionist identities.

 

Also posted in Jewish Communal Organizations, Tel Aviv | Comments closed
Social Work Internship, Mesila: Municipal Aid Center for Migrant Workers and Asylum Seekers - Provided by Tikkun Olam Tel Aviv-Jaffa  

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.

Also posted in Education, Tel Aviv | Comments closed
After School Programer for Children at Risk, Moadonit Oz, Kadima - Provided by Career Israel  

Work in a youth center providing support to kids at risk, helping with all activities at the center.

Kadima is run as part of the Lasova organization, which provides a number of different programs for populations at risk. The children come to the center because they have a low socioeconomic status, get a referral by a social worker, or their parents are not able to be present in the afternoon/evening. The after school program provides structure for these children, as well as educational activities.

Also posted in Education, Jewish Communal Organizations | Comments closed
Social Services, The Michael Levin Lone Soldier Center - Provided by Career Israel  

As an intern of the center, you will organize activities for lone soldiers, write newsletters with information regarding support services, fundraising, PR, and taking meals to soldiers on base.

The Michael Levin Lone Soldier Center provides a variety of support services for lone soldiers (soldiers serving in the IDF whose parents do not live in Israel). The Lone Soldier Center, in Memory of Michael Levin, was founded in 2009 by a group of former lone soldiers aware and concerned of this growing need. The Center is the first and only organization solely dedicated to meeting all of the physical and social needs of lone soldiers.

Also posted in Government and Public Service, Jewish Communal Organizations | Comments closed
Counselor for At-Risk youth, Orr Shalom - Provided by Real Life Israel  

As an intern your responsibilities will vary from developing an emotional connection with the young people to guiding the children or youth in the style of a “big brother/sister”.  To qualify for this internship you will need a basic level of Hebrew.

Orr Shalom is Israel’s largest non-profit organization providing residential and therapeutic services to youth at risk who have been removed from their homes by the social welfare services due to severe abuse and/or neglect.

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Graphic Design Intern, NU Campaign - Provided by Real Life Israel  

NU campaign is looking for an intern with a background in graphic design and art. The intern will be exposed to the industry by participating and contributing to the company’s projects. This intern is given a lot of responsibility and experience in the field of marketing and will have the opportunity to be a part of an important and meaningful cause.

NU Campaign, located in Jerusalem, aims to create a global community of ambassadors for important charitable causes through unique designer t-shirts. On the inside of every NU t-shirt, a unique message about the cause is printed close to the wearers heart, so that you literally carry the story close to your heart and represent it to the world every time you wear the shirt.

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Multiple Postions, University of the People - Provided by WUJS Israel  

1) PR Research Assistant: Research journalists and editors, help build a database of industry contacts.

2) Copywriter: Manage press releases, blogs, and fundraising emails.

3) Marketing Analysis: Analyze database to track success of new and existing initiatives/campaigns.

University of the People is the world’s first tuition-free, online academic institution dedicated to the global advancement of higher education. UoPeople is a nonprofit venture which has worked in international education for over 20 years. Providing universal access to collegiate-level studies, despite geographic and financial constraints, UoPeople promotes world peace via the democratization of higher education.

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Content Writer, Oleh! Records - Provided by WUJS Israel  

While working for Oleh! Records you will be assisting in the goal to help Israeli bands gain more exposure outside of Israel. We have many connections within the music industry all over the world and can therefore be an invaluable asset to Israeli artists that would have never had access to such resources otherwise.

Oleh! Records is a non profit Israeli music export organization.

Also posted in Arts, Graphic Design, Fashion, Marketing Advertising or PR, Media & Journalism | Comments closed
Communication and Marketing Internship, The Israel Tennis Center - Provided by WUJS Israel  

While working for the Israel Tennis Center you will be responsible for translating news content from the Hebrew website and posting it on the English website, taking pictures during tournaments, presentations, ceremonies, events, uploading picture albums and articles on Facebook, and tweeting links of all our news to increase our followers.

The Israel Tennis Center (ITC) is a non-profit organization that has worked for 35 years to enhance the social, psychological, and physical development of Israeli youth through the medium of sport. They provide 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.

Also posted in Education, Jewish Communal Organizations, Marketing Advertising or PR, Media & Journalism | Comments closed
Research Intern, The International Institute for Counter-Terrorism (ICT) - Provided by Multiple Providers  

ICT is looking for an intern to join the research team and take responsibility for gathering and analyzing data and information from various intelligence sources. As a member of this team, you will assist in evaluating data and recommending solutions and policies. As part of this unique team you be supporting the efforts to prevent terrorism.

ICT is an organization facilitating international cooperation in the global struggle against terrorism. ICT also serves as a joint forum for international policymakers to share information through research and academic publications for worldwide distribution.

Also posted in Government and Public Service, Jewish Communal Organizations | Comments closed
Research Fellow, The Reut Institute - Provided by Israel Government Fellows  

Fellows at the Reut Institute will participate as team members in both ‘knowledge-development’ and ‘impact’ efforts. Primary responsibilities for ‘knowledge-development’ members include individual and team-based research in the field which the team is focused. While on the ‘impact’ team your efforts include individual engagement and presentations, partnerships on conferences, convening roundtables and seminars, and media and education campaigns.

Reut, based in Tel Aviv, is an innovative policy group designed to provide and influence real-time, long-term strategic decision-support to Israeli leaders and decision-makers. Reut supplies its services to people in positions of leadership, authority, and influence in Israel’s public sphere and in the Jewish world.

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Research Fellow, The Shalom Hartman Institute – The Engaging Israel Project - Provided by Israel Government Fellows  

The iEngage Junior Research Fellow will provide research, content, and technological support for the iEngage media and public relations staff. The Fellow will be welcomed as a key part of the team, and will be welcomed to help shape a conversation that already is having tremendous impact in the Jewish world.

The iEngage project is an innovative educational start-up that has taken the responsiblity to respond to the growing feelings of disenchantment and disinterest toward Israel among an ever-increasing number of Jews worldwide. They have done this by creating a new narrative regarding the significance of Israel for Jewish life.

Also posted in Jerusalem, Jewish Communal Organizations, Media & Journalism | Comments closed
Internship, Kav-La Oved - Provided by Israel Way  

As an intern you will conduct web-based research on issues relating to trafficking and migration and conduct day-long visits to prisons and detention centers holding undocumented foreign nationals. As an intern you may also get involved in fundraising and writing content for marketing and PR materials, as well as reaching out to foreign media and other external sources.

Kav-La Oved is dedicated to promoting the rights of undocumented migrant workers and eliminating sex and labor trafficking in Israel. The organizations aims to build a more just, equitable, and democratic society by providing crisis intervention, legal action, and promoting grassroots educational and social change among academics, the media, and policymakers in Israel.

Also posted in Tel Aviv | Comments closed
Med Assistant Internship, Kiryat Shalom Rehabilitation Center - Provided by Israel Way  

As an intern you will be shadowing professionals in the medical field that work at the Rehabilitation Center. This will allow you to learn about managing health systems and operations. You will be assisting the staff with various tasks, such as restocking medical supplies, feeding the patients, and observing doctor’s visits.

The Rehabilitation Center specializes in neuropsychology, treating patients from the ages of 18-50 years old that have motor and/or cognitive problems following an accident. It puts a strong emphasis on helping these individuals re-establish their normal lives for themselves.

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Marketing and fundraising internship, WIZO (Women’s International Zionist Organization) - Provided by Israel Way  

As an intern with WIZO you will receive exposure to international fundraising, conferences and seminars. This internship is comprised of multiple components including writing the content for the World WIZO quarterly e-newsletter; participating in the creation of new marketing materials for the WIZO campaign; assisting in planning the annual World WIZO four-day seminar and assisting with writing follow-up reports and profiles to receive grants.

WIZO is a volunteer organization dedicated to social welfare in all sectors of Israeli society, particularly the advancement of the status of women, as well as Jewish education in Israel and the Diaspora.

Also posted in Jewish Communal Organizations | Comments closed
Research assistant to Executive Director, Itach-Women Lawyers for Social Justice - Provided by Israel Way  

This a very independent and self-driven internship with the potential for great growth and personal reward. While interning at Itach you will be responsible for developing the organization’s website by finding and uploading engaging content. Interns will need to research legislation and policies, both in Israel and globally, related to social change for woman’s rights.

Itach is a non-profit organization that aims to create social change by using the law to address the needs and rights of women from the social, economic and geographic periphery of Israel.

Also posted in Law | Comments closed
Global Entrepreneurship Program Manager, StartTau - Provided by   

As an intern at StarTau, you will be responsible for the creation of StarTau’s new English website, working with the graphic designers and web developers to create the page. Additionally, the you will be responsible for researching various entrepreneurial centers around the world to integrate them into StarTau’s network, putting together business plans, and assisting other staff members on various projects.

StarTau, Tel Aviv University’s Entrepreneurship Center, was established in 2009 in order to serve Israel’s aspiring entrepreneurs, specifically focusing on TAU students and alumni. StarTau is a non-profit organization that assists businesses and entrepreneurs from a variety of business fields.

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Research and Marketing, NATAL Trauma Center - Provided by Career Israel  

The intern hired here will work in the international department and have opportunities to interview the NATAL professionals. The intern will also be responsible for the social media and marketing for the center, including blog writing, Facebook/Twitter updates, and writing articles.

NATAL Trauma Center is a non-profit organization established to increase public awareness of national psychotrauma caused by the Israeli-Arab conflict. NATAL seeks to provide emotional and psychological treatment to any Israeli suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder as a result of the Arab-Israeli conflict. The center trains professionals and at-risk populations throughout Israel in prevention and coping mechanisms for PTSD.

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Coexistence Educator, American Corner Arab-Jewish Community Center - Provided by Career Israel  

Interns will gain experience in English tutoring as well as participate in the Big Brother/Sister program. In addition, interns will assist with program coordination/public relations by helping the director set up, run, and promote the programs that the center undertakes. Daily tasks will include brainstorming, research, data entry, updating the social media sites, as well as other routine tasks.

This is an organization funded partially by the American Embassy and the Municipality of Tel Aviv Jaffa. American Corner AJCC runs a number of different programs, all with the aim of promoting American values, such as tolerance, co-existence, and democracy.

Also posted in Jewish Communal Organizations, Tel Aviv | Comments closed

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Campaign Internship, The Israel Democracy Institute

While interning with the Israel Democracy Institute you will get hands on experience with campaign management. You will also be responsible for researching governmental issues ranging from treatment of African asylum seekers to the representation of women in the Knesset.

The Israel Democracy Institute, established in 1991, is dedicated to strengthening the foundations of Israeli democracy. Their goal is to supports Israel’s elected officials, civil servants, and opinion leaders.

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Education, Social Work or Advocacy Internship

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

Intern may choose to focus in the following fields: education for the refugees like teaching or tutoring in English, raising awareness and advocating to the Israeli public about the plight of the refugees, fundraising and conducting legal and social policy research, aiding in women shelters, and coordinating projects independently. The organization has special women empowering projects where an intern may assist children and families with counseling, assessments, and facilitating group and crisis support.

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Social Change Research Internship

This organization is a non-partisan, not for profit organization that is dedicated to promoting the rights of undocumented migrant workers and eliminating sex and labor trafficking in Israel. The organizations aims to build a more just, equitable, and democratic society, by providing crisis intervention, legal action, and promoting grassroots educational and social change among academia, the media, and policymakers in Israel.

Intern may conduct web-based research on issues relating to trafficking and migrations, conduct day long visits in prison and detention centers holding undocumented foreign nationals, which includes giving them information on their rights, representing them with the prison tribunal, writing up a prison report, and having detainees sign power of attorney. An intern may also get involved in fundraising and writing content for marketing and PR materials, as well as reaching out to foreign media and other external sources.

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Law Research Internship

This non-profit organization aims to create social change by using the law to address the needs and rights of women from the social, economic and geographic periphery of Israel. Founded in the summer of 2001 by a group of leading feminist legal professionals in Israel, the non-profit aspires to increase access to the law, legal knowledge and tools among the population of disenfranchised women, specifically in the fields of employment rights, welfare benefits, public housing and violence against women.

Intern will be Research Assistant to Executive Director and be responsible for developing the company’s website by finding and uploading engaging content, working on various projects the organization is involved in such as law enforcement rights of call center employees, and researching legislation and policies, both in Israel and globally, related to social change for woman’s rights.

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Marketing and Fundraising Internship

This volunteer organization is dedicated to social welfare in all sectors of Israeli society, the advancement of the status of women, and Jewish education in Israel and the Diaspora.

The Marketing and Fundraising Intern will write content for the organization’s quarterly e-newsletter; participate in the creation of new marketing materials for the organization’s upcoming campaign; assist in planning the organization’s annual four day seminar (held every January); assist development officer and write follow-up reports and profiles to received grants.

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NGO Public Relations Internship

This NGO focuses on Israel Water Problems and seeks a Public Relations and Event Planning Intern. Intern’s responsibilities include producing English PR materials and planning and producing events to raise awareness and involve the public.

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Non-Profit Grant Writing Internship

This U.S. based non-profit organization focuses on social justice and equality for all Israelis. Intern’s main responsibilities include: grant writing, promoting campaigns through social media and events, interviewing potential volunteers and fellows and helping in their training and management.

Also posted in Jerusalem, Marketing Advertising or PR, Media & Journalism | Comments closed
Think Tank Research Internship

This well respected and influential political think tank is looking for a researcher. Intern will work on research papers on issues of global Anti-Semitism, the Arab/Israeli conflict, diplomacy, terrorism and a variety of other topics. Additionally interns will take part in important staff meetings and hear from influential speakers.

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Fundraising and Event Planning Internship

This NGO for Ethiopian Jews Youth at Risk is looking for an intern to assist with fundraising and event planning. Intern’s responsibilities include: fundraising, grant writing, and event planning for the youth and potential donors.

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Non-Profit Public Relations Internship

This Co-Existence organization is looking for an intern to assist with Public Relations. Intern’s responsibilities include: creating and editing written material in English, representing organization in meetings with international donors, and writing grants for international funds.

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Fundraising and Event Planning Internship

This Arab-Jewish Community Center is looking for an intern to be a fundraiser and event planner. Intern’s responsibilities include: grant writing, planning and producing events both for the community and donors.

Also posted in Tel Aviv | Comments closed
Design Internship

This social change NGO is looking for an intern to be an In-House Designer. Interns will help a non-profit organization design its public relations materials for print and the web.

Also posted in Marketing Advertising or PR, Tel Aviv | Comments closed
Dance Therapy Internship

This dance therapy company is looking for an Assistant Dance Therapist. Past intern worked very closely with the dance therapist, treating autistic kids.

Also posted in Arts, Graphic Design, Fashion, Tel Aviv | Comments closed
NGO Internship

This NGO focuses on at-risk English-speaking youth in Israel. Intern will be an educational advisor, responsible for the planning and implementing of educational programs as well as college preparation.

Also posted in Education, Jerusalem | Comments closed
Social Media and Public Relations Internship

This company is a largely volunteer-run community of innovators and entrepreneurs, thinkers and leaders, creators and educators, from around the world, who are investing their ideas and energy to revitalize the established Jewish community.

The Social Media & Public Relations Intern will be responsible for a variety of responsibilities: developing a campaign to increase partnership; offering standards and benchmarks to measure success of campaign; writing and editing promotional materials; launching new website and improving existing media (website, video streams, online radio); blogging and facebook/twitter updates.

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Non-Profit Research Internship

This center accesses the collective wisdom of the world’s religions to promote co-existence, peace, and sustainability through education and activism. The center promotes and manifests an inter-religious vision for environmental sustainability by encouraging the cooperation and training of religious leaders, teachers, and others on ecological issues. A team of staff and volunteers in Israel and the United States implement the center’s vision, led by founder and executive director Rabbi Yonatan Neril.

Interns will serve as Assistant to the Executive Director. Intern responsibilities include: contacting religious institutions from multiple faiths; research on religious sources on environmental issues; website development and updating; planning, and assessment of interfaith environmental events and seminars in Israel.

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Tech & Media Internship

This company is a largely volunteer-run community of innovators and entrepreneurs, thinkers and leaders, creators and educators, from around the world, who are investing their ideas and energy to revitalize the established Jewish community.

The Tech & Media Intern will be: managing a wide range of media content; building and improving existing media (website, video streams, photo database on Flicker); overseeing video and filming of the institute, including filming of sessions; uploading and formatting movies and photos; creating short promotional and information videos for web publicity; creating an online media library. This is an especially good opportunity for an intern interested in video work.

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Marketing and PR Internship

This center promotes understanding and furthers cooperation between Israel and Asia along economic, foreign policy and cultural platforms. It does this through numerous methods including but not limited to publishing news, features and analysis on Israel-Asia affairs; holding different sessions in Israel, Asia and the US on foreign policy, cultural and economic issues impacting Israel-Asia affairs; running a Fellowship program for Asian students in Israel.

Intern will be a Programs Coordinator / Public Relations & Marketing Coordinator. Intern’s responsibilities include: assisting in the coordination of the fellowship program, updating the center’s website, preparing marketing materials and press releases, and undertaking occasional research and updating organizational data.

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Business Development Internship

This company is a largely volunteer-run community of innovators and entrepreneurs, thinkers and leaders, creators and educators, from around the world, who are investing their ideas and energy to revitalize the established Jewish community.

The Business Development Intern will analyze current revenue streams & organizational structure; consult on how to expand fellowships to more cities and increase growth; develop business models and revenue forecasts.

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Social Work Internship

This organization provides critically-needed programs and social services for at-risk English-speaking youth in Israel that are homeless, struggling with drug addiction, violence and domestic abuse, as well as social, emotional and educational difficulties. This organization offers an alternative to the streets, with the aim of instilling every at-risk teen with hope, motivation, tools, and a direction for a better future.
Interns will be making a difference as a Social Worker and have a hand at counseling, street intervention, and education.

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Non-Profit Marketing Internship

This multidisciplinary, independent, non-profit think tank for Israel policy research and education brings together the best minds in the political, strategic, diplomatic and legal arenas in Israel and abroad.

Marketing interns will have responsibilities in: web management; utilizing social media; video editing; event planning; assisting at the think tank’s events.

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Social Media and Communications Internship

This organization is committed to promoting the Zionist idea and the Zionist enterprise as vital and positive elements of contemporary Jewish life. The Center of Diaspora Communications and Countering Anti-Semitism aims to work with Zionist activists

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Public and Internal Communications Internship

The leader of this initiative is a rabbi who has served as a former Minister of Diaspora Affairs, Deputy Foreign Minister, Deputy Minister of Education and member of Knesset for the Meimad Party. He was one of Israel’s leading legislators initiating and completing major legislative reforms in the areas of education, children’s rights, the environment, and social justice. Today, this rabbi leads a variety of civil society movements that he helped build over the last decade including a network of Jewish pluralistic schools, bridging the gap between secular and religious communities; and a forum looking to promote equality between Jews and Arabs in Israel, working towards the equal distribution of resources.

The initiative is a conglomeration of different not-for-profit organizations in Israel, meaning that the Public and International Communications Intern will need to maintain close communication with the directors of each organization to stay informed on the wide array of activities. The position allows for the intern to take initiative on reporting on these activities creatively. Daily intern responsibilities include: developing content for the website, writing articles and stories, and staying updated on the impact of each organization. Interns have the opportunity to attend conferences and to write speeches.

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Zoology Internship

This zoo is a family destination and leading tourist attraction in Jerusalem that is the product of combined efforts and investments of the Municipality of Jerusalem, the Jerusalem Foundation, the Jerusalem Development Authority, and the Israel Ministry of Tourism. The zoo places special efforts into preserving rare species & animals and community outreach.

Interns will work in a beautiful location and fulfill diverse responsibilities: feeding the animals; leaning and gaining hand-on general animal care experience; leading tours in English.

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Non-Profit Marketing Internship

This non-profit organization is leading the fight against poverty in Israel. They operate Israel’s most efficient network of soup kitchens, vocational training courses, free dental clinics and food distribution centers, with help from teams of volunteers.
Interns have a chance to make a difference and work with an organization that helps thousands of people every day. Interns will work in a marketing and food distribution capacity. During the Carmel fire, a past intern traveled to the area and distributed food to those working to combat the fire.

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Finance & Analysis Internship, Jerusalem

This joint government/municipal corporation, under the authority of the Minister of Finance, the Minister for Jerusalem Affairs and the Mayor, serves many varied functions including: the initiation of activities and preparation of plans for the economic development of Jerusalem and to encourage economic initiative for the development of Jerusalem. The corporation has a council made up of members, most of whom are representatives of the government (public sector employees), the municipality (elected officials and employees) and the public.

Intern will serve as a Financial Analyst in creating a program to encourage the growth of affordable housing in Jerusalem and working on programs to attract international students to Jerusalem. In the past, the intern has met with the Mayor of Jerusalem and other respected government officials.

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Social Media and Marketing Internship

This research center is a think tank dealing with Israel’s security needs. Intern will work alongside world renowned scholars as a Social Media and Marketing Coordinator. Intern’s responsibilities include following social media accounts and blogs, assisting with website content and online marketing.

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Human Rights Media Internship

This organization aims to protect human rights in Israel and preserve Israel’s national interest. Interns will serve participate in field work and be exposed to current events as a photographer, video editor and presentation maker. Intern will be responsible for filming news, editing material, and preparing presentation.

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Marketing and Social Media Internship

This organization is a multidisciplinary, independent, non-profit think tank for Israel policy research and education, bringing together the best minds in the political, strategic, diplomatic and legal arenas in Israel and abroad. The aim of the Marketing & Social Media Dept. is to distribute the think tank’s materials to targeted markets, work to identify appropriate target markets, produce printed and video materials.

Intern will serve as Web Content and Social Media Assistant. Intern’s responsibilities include: assisting the marketing department in all facets of distribution of think tank’s written and video material; developing and implementing social media campaigns; editing videos, cultivating relationships with other think tanks and advocacy organizations.

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Non-Profit and Social Change Research Internship

This is an independent, non-partisan organization that actively seeks to improve the well being of Jews by influencing regional and global decisions on issues important to global Jewry and the State of Israel. By directing the expertise and passion of young professionals across the globe, the organization has established successful outreach efforts and engagement with regional and global intergovernmental institutions. With a committed core of individuals, stable financial partners, and affiliations with like-minded organizations, the organization is building the next generation of Jewish lay leaders.

Intern will serve as Assistant to Coordinator. Responsibilities of the intern include: researching international organizations (UN, OSCE, OAS, etc.) and NGOs to identify where the organization should be involved and monitoring these organizations’ activities by reviewing press releases, resolutions, and policy statements; helping to plan and develop the work and objectives of the organization’s task forces; identifying events in which the organization should be represented; helping manage the organization Web `Platform and Calendar of Events; conducting research on issues pertaining to the activities of the organization (anti-Semitism, Iran, Law and Policy of Armed Conflict, etc).

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Prime Minister’s Office

The Department is in charge of Restitution of Rights and Jewish Property from the Holocaust (Shoah) Era, and from Arab countries. The Department is also a part of the Prague process and the national Israeli advisory council for Restitution of Jewish Property and other boards concerning the same matter.

The Research and Resource Assistant will mostly perform research, update country files,, deal with research on the rights of Jews from Arab countries and Iran and serve as a resource person in the areas of speech writing, article writing and English language in general.

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Ministry of Foreign Affairs – International Development Internship

Israel’s National Agency for International Development Cooperation (MASHAV) is responsible for designing, implementing, and monitoring Israel’s international development assistance program. Programs are implemented in Israel and throughout the developing world.
Interns will work as a Desk Officer in Research & Support for International Development Issues. Interns will be responsible for: conducting research and analysis of the latest developments and trends in international development policy, discourse and practice, assisting the Director of Policy Planning and External Relations in strengthening the Israeli involvement with the OECD, preparation of briefings for specific meetings or visits overseas, provision of written material for statements and speeches, and taking minutes of meetings.

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Advocacy and Project Coordination Internship

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

Interns are needed in the following areas:
-Education for the refugees (teaching/tutoring English and Hebrew)
-Raising awareness in the Israeli public about the plight of the refugees
-Project coordination
-Fundraising
-Advocacy
-Legal and social policy research
- Community work
- The organization especially needs tutors with special skills such as music, drama or art to run classes at their education center
- Refugee women’s empowerment programs, psychosocial assistance for children and families

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Non-Profit Development Internship

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. The organization’s 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.

Interns will learn the foundations of non-profit fundraising and gain a competitive edge in the non-profit field all while helping Israel’s most impoverished receive vital educational and social services. Intern responsibilities include: working with the development team to draft proposals and letters of inquiry to foundations, creating press releases and newsletters, developing a foundation fundraising strategy, researching foundation prospects, determining a foundation’s interests and finding a match within the Institute’s range of programming, assisting in updating the Institute’s website, and participating in hosting donors at organization’s various program sites with the Visits Coordinator.

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Environmental Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) Internship

This is an Israeli environmental NGO founded in 1999 with the goal of protecting the seas and rivers of Israel through conservation, activism, research, awareness-raising and education. For the past nine years the organization has initiated local and national campaigns that target unchallenged municipalities, corporations and the national government on their negligence and destruction of Israel’s most precious resource, water.

Interns will work with environmental innovators and get real life experience in the field of environmental activism, policy, communication, education and fundraising.
Responsibilities of this water preservation internship include: planning event logistics and participation in beach cleanup events, supporting educational programming for North American youth groups traveling in Israel, updating blog, website, and social media pages with current news and information, performing research for various environmental campaigns, participating in campaign promotional activities at universities and other events throughout Israel, researching grants and assisting in resource development, and assisting with daily office administrative duties.

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