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.
"It's moving to see so many people wanting to help"
Amid the falling rockets and a call for reserve duty, activist Erez Nagawker is ensuring that Be'er Sheva residents don't go hungry.
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.
Equal Pay for Equal Work
A new amendment to Israel's Equal Pay Law makes it easier for women to fight gender-based wage discrimination.
Celebrating Seven Years Of Disability Rights Activism
A course transforming Israelis with disabilities into social justice activists celebrates its seventh anniversary.
STORIES & SUCCESSES
Exposure of Housing Minister Scandal
A corrupt deal transferring state property designated for public housing to politically-connected religious NGOs was frozen.
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.