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Social Justice

Internship

The intern can choose from a variety of tasks including research, media watch, reaching out to organizations, government and groups, writing papers, and more.

Organization

An organization that provides services to organizations, groups, social entrepreneurs and other entities working to advance democracy, human and civil rights, social, economic and environmental justice, and an inclusive and democratic society that embraces all of the communities that live in Israel.

Qualifications

Political Science
Middle East Studies

Social Justice

Internship

The intern will work in the international department and have opportunities to interview the NATAL professionals. The intern will also be responsible for the social media and marketing for the center, including blog writing, Facebook/Twitter updates, and writing articles. There also can be a possibility for some social work.

Organization

An apolitical non-profit organization established with the aim of increasing public awareness of national psycho-trauma caused by the Israeli-Arab conflict. This organization provides emotional and psychological treatment and assistance to any Israeli suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder as a result of the Arab-Israeli conflict. The center trains professionals and at-risk populations throughout Israel in prevention and coping mechanisms for PTSD.

Qualifications

Knowledge of social media, good writing skills.

Social Justice

Internship

The intern can choose community work, teaching English or researching/developing meaningful educational programs and activities (basic Hebrew required). The intern can also choose office work (in English) which includes writing, marketing, research, graphic design, editing, and social media.

Organization

An organization whose mission is to break the cycle of poverty, empower Jerusalem communities and foster a network of young social leaders in Israel by promoting civic responsibility, equal opportunity and social mobility.

Qualifications

Education
Non-profit Management
Social work
Marketing

Social Justice

Internship

The intern will contribute the to inclusion campaign by working with social media, content writing and blogging.

Organization

A non-profit organization whose creed is that each and every person has the right to full and complete inclusion in their community. They promote, lobby, advocate, facilitate and educate, resolutely and unceasingly, to empower people with disabilities to be included in every aspect of society and communal life.

Qualifications

Marketing
Social Media
Communications

Social Justice

Internship

Interns have contributed significantly to the growth of this organization. The wide range of assignments and responsibilities may include contacting religious institutions from multiple faiths, planning a speaking tour, research, website development and updating content, and planning/assessing interfaith environmental events and seminars in Israel and internationally.

Organization

A non-profit organization whose mission is to catalyze a transition to a sustainable, thriving, and spiritually aware society through the leadership of faith communities. Its projects promote inter-religious cooperation on environmental sustainability and involve religious leaders, students, and communities in several countries.

Qualifications

Environmental Studies
Non-profit Management
Communications
Event Planning
Research

Social Justice

Internship

The intern can choose to assist in the running of this non-profit's office or assist in developing and running programs. Depending on the skills and interests of the intern, duties can include:
*marketing and promotions
* program development
* graphics and web design
* web content management
* social media
* administrative tasks
* grant writing and fundraising support * strategy building and logistical development of program development

Organization

An Israel engagement organization that develops, supports and promotes experiential learning opportunities to celebrate and strengthen the personal connection to Israel.They aspire to cultivate and advance personal connections with the multi-faceted reality of Israel that will foster understanding, respect, involvement and pride in Israel. They encourage dynamic dialogue through virtual and local programming that focus on the value of Israel and her significance to both collective and individual Jewish identity.They emphasize the value of Israel and her continued existence as a Jewish democratic state and her contributions throughout the world. Through these efforts, the goal is to place Israel at one's fingertips and engage people in enlightening, experiential, and apolitical activism that expands your Israel pride beyond Yom Ha'Atzmaut and into the everyday.

Qualifications

Enthusiasm about Israel, good writing skills, experience in social media.

Social Justice

Internship

The intern will be involved in a diverse range of assignments and responsibilities, which may include contacting religious institutions from multiple faiths; planning a North American interfaith environmental speaking tour; researching religious sources on environmental issues; engaging in background research on philanthropic foundations; website development and updating; and design, planning, and assessment of interfaith environmental events and seminars in Israel and internationally.

Organization

The Interfaith Center for Sustainable Development unites faith communities, teachers and leaders to promote co-existence, peace, and sustainability through advocacy, education and action-oriented projects. Working with numerous foundations, private donors, and clients, ICSD has successfully implemented a range of projects from hosting interfaith environmental conferences to facilitating ecotourism in the Holy Land to conducting faith and ecology workshops for students of religion. ICSD provides thought-leadership to faith-based communities and beyond through writing, speaking, teaching and advocacy.

Qualifications

Background in social media, research, and knowledge of environmental issues an advantage. Interns can use and develop almost any skills they have in this non-profit organization such as web design, video, research, event planning, fundraising, marketing, etc.

Social Justice

Internship

Really learn how a non-profit organization works. Interns will be involved with grant and report writing, office work, fundraising, social media, photography, video, and transcribing.

Organization

The Ethiopian National Project leads a variety of programs for the Ethiopian-Israeli community - both youth and adults. These programs include scholastic support, parent workshops and empowerment training.

Qualifications

Excellent research and writing skills.

Social Justice

Internship

Interns will perform tasks and projects based on their current needs and the intern's preferences. Ideal for people who want to work with minorities.

Organization

The Center for International Migration and Integration is an independent non-profit organization dedicated to assisting Israel in meeting its migration challenges. Originally founded to leverage the extensive Israeli practical expertise in the fields of immigrant integration and diaspora-homeland partnerships, today CIMI supports Israel in a wide range of migration management issues and strives to help Israel meet its obligations under international law and apply international standards and best practices in the field of migration.

Qualifications

No experience necessary.

Social Justice

Internship

The intern will accommodate visiting groups, perform administrative tasks, search for new funding sources, and engage in social media.

Organization

IEA's mission is forming and maintaining ongoing groups of interfaith encounter. Each group offers an opportunity to meet the 'other' and build lasting inter-communal relations of friendship coupled with respect for the unique identity of each. In this way, each group is a seed of the desired relations between the various communities. Our vision includes hundreds of groups, of wide variety of kinds, so that every person will have a group close to home and to heart.

Qualifications

Good interpersonal skills, office skills, social media experience.

Social Justice

Internship

The intern can choose between a focus in digital communication or assisting the chief of staff. The assistant's tasks include writing and editing proposals, and reports, web and marketing material, correspondence, research, assistance in event planning or staffing, and administrative tasks.

Organization

The Jerusalem Foundation is a nonprofit foundation that promotes the development of the city of Jerusalem, Israel by raising funds for social, cultural and beautification projects.

Qualifications

Conversational Hebrew, very strong analytic skills, excellent research skills, highly computer proficient, excellent oral/written/interpersonal skills, highly motivated and hard worker, currently enrolled in BA program.