Coexistence Track- seeks to build mutual understanding between Jews and Arabs in the diverse communities of Jaffa through volunteer work and education and by focusing locally on the issues facing Jews and Arabs in Israel today.
The program emphasizes coexistence not Conflict is not politically affliated and does not take stands on political issues. If you want to encounter a variety of perspectives and ideas that will help you shape your own opinion and take inspiration from the humanistic aspects of Jewish tradition then Tikkun Olam in Tel Aviv-Jaffa is the ideal program for you.
Community Service Track- will immerse you in the multicultural communities of southern Tel Aviv in which you volunteer and study offering a first-hand perspective into the struggling neighborhoods of South Tel Aviv. If you want to work with a broad spectrum of people from a variety of ethnic and cultural backgrounds — including migrant workers from Southeast Asia refugees from Darfur and Eritrea Jewish immigrants from Central Asia and Eastern Europe and more — then Tikkun Olam’s Community Service Track is the ideal experience for you.
This program is funded through MASA Israel Journey.
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