Partnerships

Gandyr Foundation believes in the power of partnerships to create broad and deep change on issues relating to young adults in Israel. The foundation creates, promotes and participates in a wide range of collaborative efforts among organizations operating in the civilian, public and philanthropic sectors. Effective collaborations require flexibility, teamwork, mutual trust, and framing the shared vision. Gandyr Foundation is committed to these values in all its activities.

Government partnerships and collaborations

Training Young Adults Unit Managers in local authorities
The Local Councils Center, the Office of Social Equality, the Office for Development of Peripheries, Negev and Galilee, and Gandyr Foundation

An advanced management course for young adults unit managers in the local authorities

Training Social Intervention Coordinators
The Office of Equal Opportunity’s Young Adults Authority, Gandyr Foundation, Young Adults of Israel’s Young Adults Centers Network, local governmental authorities and regional councils

A training and development program to promote social intervention among young adults in the young adults centers, operated by the National Volunteer Council in Israel, and geared to coordinators of social intervention activities in the young adults centers

Social Involvement Initiative of Young Adults in the Arab Society
The Special Enterprises Foundation of the National Insurance Institute, Yated Program, Gandyr Foundation
Young of Mind, الصبايا أولاً
The Special Enterprises Foundation of the National Insurance Institute, Yated Program, Gandyr Foundation, Ministry of Social Affairs, the Israel Volunteerism Network, the Office of Equal Opportunity

The initiative operates active communities for marginalized young women across Israel and creates platforms where they can speak out and lead change in their lives and in their environments

Young Adults The Next Generation!
This initiative is a collaboration between Eretz-Ir Urban Communities, Friends in Nature, the Prime Minister’s Office, Rochlin Foundation, Gandyr Foundation, and local authorities

The initiative focuses on young adults of Ethiopian origin who are at the important crossroads of choosing their futures. A broad range of young adults services are available in Israel, and participants can enjoy their benefits and become involved, leading citizens in their communities

The Opportunity Fund
National Insurance Institute Foundations, UJA Federation, Ted Arison Family Foundation, Charles H. Revson Foundation, Ruderman Family Foundation, Lucius N. Littauer Foundation, Sheatufim Social Impact Strategies, Gandyr Foundation

Works to promote Civic Service among young adults in marginalized sectors of Israel, with the goal of assisting their integration and achieving socio-economic mobility

Philanthropic partnerships and collaborations

Partnership Fund
Gandyr Foundation, Bracha Foundation, Blum Foundation, Lautman Foundation, The Rayne Trust

Works to encourage the formation of partnerships and increasing solidary among diverse groups in society while enhancing the perception of justice and equality, respect for the other, and acceptance of difference as an asset, by supporting new initiatives in the field, acknowledging and assisting grass roots processes, and contributing to the development of an ecosystem of living together in Israel

Localized Communities Network in the Young Adults Centers
Shahaf Foundation, the Washington Federation, Joint Israel, and Gandyr Foundation

The “Localized Communities Network” is a supportive, conceptual and professional home for local task based communities in Israel. Currently 14 localized communities from the social and geographical peripheries belong to the network, and operate jointly with the local Young Adults Center. The network believes that local young adults are agents of change in their communities and the development of community life as the key to developing mutual involvement and social justice