Empowering Social Change
NIF works to reduce social and economic gaps by empowering Israel’s most disadvantaged citizens, especially in the geographic and social periphery. Our network represents a broad spectrum of Israelis committed to social justice and to a better Israel.
Zoom in on SHATIL South
SHATIL staffers talk about life under rocket attacks, new challenges, and hope for the future.
Jews and Bedouins Say "Enough!"
At a joint break-fast, Jewish and Bedouin neighbors joined together to discuss solutions to heightened tensions.
Filling the Gaps. Preparing for the Future.
NIF supports a network of Israelis who are working now to defend Israel’s most vulnerable and continue to build a shared society after the conflict ends.
A Human Chain for a Good Neighborhood
A beautiful show of solidarity and shared society in the Arab Israeli town of Kfar Kara. Signs say "Peaceful Neighbors"
STORIES & SUCCESSES
A Double Victory for Social and Environmental Justice
A decisive victory against suburban sprawl marks a huge success for periphery communities and environmental justice in Israel.
Another Victory in the Fight against the Exclusion of Women
A public radio station, which forbade women's voices on the air, was taken to task by two NIF grantees and the Jerusalem District Court.
Public Housing: Three Steps Forward, One Step Back
Affordable housing activists took to the Knesset and scored three victories this week. But another setback illuminates the magnitude of the problem.