Supported Organizations

Gandyr Foundation works at strengthening civic social organizations. It has supported hundreds of initiatives, programs and organizations with national spreads since the foundation’s establishment. Organizations supported by Gandyr Foundation operating in the field of social activism focus on young adults, aiming to advance young adults’ participation and involvement, and developing optimal unique solutions for this sector. The foundation supports developing and reinforcing the supported organizations’ infrastructures as well as innovative programs developed by these organizations. Gandyr Foundation holds to the principles of partnership, learning and innovation in all its activities.

Supported Organizations 2022

Ajeec Nisped
Academy for Young Adults Not in Education, Employment or Training (NEET)

The academy is directed at young adults who are not in education, employment or training (NEET) from the Arab society and will last 8-10 months. The program will aim at strengthening the sense of belonging and identity and will provide tools to integrate and persist in the training and employment world.

'Ohel Avraham' next to Beit Yaacov Seminar Bnei Brak
Adequate Employment to the Alumni

Promoting quality placement and finding employments with high potential for income and self-realization to the seminar’s alumni

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Research

Research: Young Adults in Israel Transitioning to Adulthood: Background, Achievements, Challenges

Tel Aviv University
Career consultancy course

Consultancy program on career development for young adults

Aharai! (Follow me!) Youth Leading Change
Aharai! Career array

The program is aimed at producing opportunities in acquiring professional/academic education for Aharai alumni and other young adults, and assisting in quality job placement through collaborations. The program includes a variety of responses for all junctions of life from career guidance to placement.

IGY – Israel Gay Youth
LGBQT youth in the peripheries – IGY graduates communities

Establishing localized communities for LGBQT young adults in the peripheries

Gvanim
Working and Influencing

Preparing young adults with disabilities to the employment world in a manner that allows true and meaningful experience and integrating them in meaningful roles which will contribute to their development and influence their environment

Drachim – Educational center for pioneering Zionist Jewish leadership training Hechalutz – For joint fulfillment
Seeds of Summer – Seeds of Partnership

Young activist Jewish and Arab leadership training in conjunction with the “Standing Together” Association

The Israeli Volunteering Council- The Israeli Volunteering Network
Developing a toolbox for the new civic participation Index

Developing a toolbox in the field of civic participation: models, perceptions, practices, tools and platforms.

Tel Aviv Yafo Academic College
Developing a Master’s Degree program on Young Adults

Developing a Master’s Degree curriculum on Young Adults, based on interdisciplinary and integrative content to promote in-depth learning and understanding of the social category of 18 – 35 year olds known as “young adults".

The Movement for Public Journalism
Journalism for the sake of change

“Journalism for the sake of change” is a program aimed at providing young adults with an innovative platform for volunteering and impacting society through journalistic activities. The goal is to strengthen journalism in Israel and see it reinforced by the public as a way of better serving the public and strengthening democracy.

Unistream
Fast Forward To ICT

The program aims at shortening the indecision period regarding the future work place and is directed at students and young adults who already established an initial career idea. The program is offering 3 routes and includes meetings with professionals from the field.

Desert Stars
The “Huviya” هوية" program (English: Existence, Hebrew: Havaya)

The program develops a combined and consolidated personal, group and community identity among Bedouin young adults and is run in conjunction with Beit Morasha.

The Council of Task Based Groups and Communities in Israel
Establishing "Batei Midrash" for intercultural dialogue

Establishing "Batei Midrash" as a meeting place for members of the council from different sectors of the Israeli society. The "Batei Midrash" will be places of dialogue, discussion and joint doing dealing with issues at the heart of the Israeli existence.

MEET - Middle East Entrepreneurs of Tomorrow
Young Adults at Front Stage - From Potential to Employment

Advancing Preparation and integrating into employment Arab and Jewish young adults, who struggle to obtain their first role without experience, connections, and networking opportunities,

Ma'ase Center
The Public Leadership Study Center / Personal Accompaniment to a Career

The Public Leadership Study Center
A training program for public service which aims to integrate a multicultural population with emphasis on geosocial peripheries and creating balanced representation of all sectors comprising Israeli society.

Personal Accompaniment to a Career
Accompanying the organization's alumni in decision making junctions which will affect the nature and quality of their education and career. A holistic response to a variety of alumni in different stages with emphasis on professional and personal accompaniment.

Natal - Israeli Trauma Resiliency Center
Young Adults and Employment Initiative

The aim of the initiative is to support young adults with traumatic experiences from their military service and/or acts of terror while they are dealing the the missions of independent adult life. To provide continuous, supportive and encouraging accompaniment during the process of incorporating into the civil society' with emphasis on the employment world and financial independence.

NOCHACH – Giving as a Way of Life (aka SAHI - Special "Hessed" Unit)
Career Direction Program / Alumni, Mentors Training Program

Career Direction Program
The program will assist SAHI alumni in reaching their full professional and personal potential and finding a suitable career path. The program is based on the connection between the organization and its alumni and offers personal response in 4 routes.

Alumni, Mentors Training Program
The association promotes norms of giving, assistance and mutuality in Israeli society. The alumni program seeks to grow young authentic and caring leadership from within the disadvantaged communities in the socio-economic peripheries, with the goal of seeing these leaders grow and remain in their communities.

Amit Laderech (A friend for the path)
A program to establish and execute an employment identity

The program offers young adults a process of establishing an employment identity. The process is accompanied by mentors and includes building a future employment plan. The program's enable young adults to reach existing responses in the community and online.

The Edmond de Rothschild Partnerships
Employment and Placement in the Alumni network

Creating an accompaniment array to the alumni of the partnerships, who grew in the social and geographic periphery, building their employment strength.

Taking a Direction (Tofsim Kivun)
Taking a Direction Alumni program

The program promotes employment equal opportunity. The alumni network is a network of academics in the periphery, who's members are the alumni of the program, as a strong group of belonging and a lever to promoting and preserving suitable employment.

Organizational Infrastructure Development

Ajeec Nisped
Support of infrastructure development
Orr Shalom
Support of infrastructure development
IGY – Israel Gay Youth
Support of infrastructure development
Aluma
Support of infrastructure development
Eretz-Ir Urban Communities
Support of infrastructure development
Gvanim
Support of infrastructure development
Drachim – Educational center for pioneering Zionist Jewish leadership training Hechalutz – For joint fulfillment
Support of infrastructure development
Women's Courtyard
Support of infrastructure development
Hillel
Support of infrastructure development
The Israeli Volunteering Council- The Israeli Volunteering Network
Support of infrastructure development
Hanoar Haoved veHalomed – Federation of Working & Studying Youth
Support of infrastructure development
The Movement for Public Journalism
Support of infrastructure development
Educating for Excellence
Support of infrastructure development
Yeladim – Fair Chance for Children
Support of infrastructure development
Dror Israel - Foundations for Growth Dror
Support of infrastructure development
Be Free Israel
Support of infrastructure development
Desert Stars
Support of infrastructure development
Future Direction - The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Support of infrastructure development
Outbox
Support of infrastructure development
Movilot
Support of infrastructure development
The Council of Task Based Groups and Communities in Israel
Support of infrastructure development
Ma'ase Center
Support of infrastructure development
NOCHACH – Giving as a Way of Life (aka SAHI - Special "Hessed" Unit)
Support of infrastructure development
Nirot - Forum for Young Women's NGO's
Support of infrastructure development
Olim Beyahad
Support of infrastructure development
Elem
Support of infrastructure development
Amit Laderech (A friend for the path)
Support of infrastructure development
Forum of Alumni Organizations
Support of infrastructure development
Forum of Young Adults Employment Organizations
Support of infrastructure development
Tsofen - Building Hi-Tech in the Arab Society
Support of infrastructure development
The Edmond de Rothschild Partnerships
Support of infrastructure development
Taking a Direction (Tofsim Kivun)
Support of infrastructure development
Tozeret Haaretz - Young Communities
Support of infrastructure development
Tikkun
Support of infrastructure development
Tarbut Movement
Support of infrastructure development