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YAHEL SOCIAL CHANGE FELLOWSHIP

Sample Week Itinerary

Haifa

Sunday

Morning

Hand in Hand School - a bilingual school serving children from Arab and Jewish families in Haifa. Fellows serve as teaching assistants in English as a Foreign Language classes, primarily working with small groups of children.

Afternoon

Hiyot - a nonprofit org aiding the Ethiopian community in Israel – Fellows volunteer in afterschool youth centers for Ethiopian Israeli youth assisting with informal education activities. 

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Tuesday

Morning

Hand in Hand School - a bilingual school serving children from Arab and Jewish families in Haifa. Fellows serve as teaching assistants in English as a Foreign Language classes, primarily working with small groups of children.

Afternoon

Hiyot - a nonprofit org aiding the Ethiopian community in Israel – Fellows volunteer in afterschool youth centers for Ethiopian Israeli youth assisting with informal education activities. 

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Monday

Morning

Itach-Maaki – Women Lawyers for Social Justice – Fellows assist with resource development, media and administrative tasks, support legislation and community work efforts.

Afternoon

Haifa Municipality – Community Development Department - Fellows will assist with both administrative and practical aspects of creating shared spaces where communities can be involved in various sustainability and gardening projects.

Evening

Group Check-In - time for reflection and peer learning as a group

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Wednesday

All day

Joint Learning Day (every other week) - Visions day: explore the visions Israelis from across the social and political fabric hold for the future of their country. Visions seminars are co-developed and led by staff and Fellows based on Fellows' specific interests. 

City-based Supervision and Contextual Learning (every other week) - Lecture: An examination of the cultural identity of Israeli Arabs.

Thursday

Morning

Afternoon

Haifa Municipality – Community Development Department - Fellows will assist with both administrative and practical aspects of creating shared spaces where communities can be involved in various sustainability and gardening projects.

Itach-Maaki – Women Lawyers for Social Justice - Fellows assist with resource development, media and administrative tasks, support legislation and community work efforts. 

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