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Community & Events

Hebrew in the Spotlight

Mon 5 Dec | 20:00 | Free via zoom

Savannah Kids - Dinosaur Extravaganza
Wed 21 Dec | 17:00 | Haifa

GIR @ Happy Hour Jerusalem
Tues 22 Dec | 18:00 | Mike's Place

Social Adaptation
Mon 09 Jan | 20:00 | Free via zoom

Networking Event with Wine & Cheese
Tues 10 Jan | 20:00 | Ra'anana

Free Zoom Events Series 2022-23

How to Interview Like an Israeli

Asaf Yaffe | Mon 7 Nov

Hebrew in the Spotlight

Noa Harpaz | Mon 05.12 20:00 | Register

Social Adaptation

Sofya Gershman | Mon 09.01 20:00 | Register

Cultural Differences

Arona Maskil | Mon 13.02 20:00 | Register

Body Language

Angela Podolosky | Mon 13.03 20:00 | Register

Entrepreneurship

Izabella Filipov | Mon 03.04 20:00 | Register

Olim Panel

TBA | Mon 01.05 20:00 | Stay Tuned

Israeli Culture/Humor

TBA | Mon 05.06 20:00 | Stay Tuned

To Give is to Get

TBA | Mon 03.07 20:00 | Stay Tuned

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Career

Gvahim Career Center

Personalized career acceleration program: personal career consulting, group workshops, mentors, “buddies”, and a wide network to connect Olim job seekers to the Israeli workforce. Location: Ra’anana Read more
When: ongoing | morning/afternoon

Career Program JLM

Career Acceleration program in partnership with the Jerusalem Municipality: group workshops, 1:1 HR coaching, connections to community and recruiting companies Read more
When: three times a year

Pre-Aliyah Guidance

Pre-Aliyah guidance programs offer on-line workshops, CV adaptation to the Israeli market, job searching tips and much more to guarantee successful preparation for Aliyah Read more
When: monthly workshops | evening IL time

GV Exchange Webinars

Series of virtual events created and executed by our community members that provide real value, build relationships, and help participants achieve their professional goals.
When: monthly workshops | morning/noon/evening

Gvahim Career Center

Personalized career acceleration program located in Ra'naana: Personal career consulting, group workshops, mentors, buddies and a wide network to connect Olim job seekers to the workforce. Read more
When: Ongoing | Morning/Afternoon

Career Program JLM

Career Acceleration program in partnership with the Jerusalem Municipality: Group workshops, 1:1 HR coaching, connections to community and companies. Read more
When: Three times a year | Morning/Afternoon

Pre-Aliyah Guidance

Series of three online 90 minute interactive workshops based on participants’ needs to successful plan ahead a successful career in Israel. Free of charge. Read more
When: Monthly workshops | Evening IL time

GV Exchange Webinars

A series of virtual events created and executed by our community members to build relationships, provide real value and help participants achieve their professional goals.
When: Monthly workshops | Morning/Noon/Evening

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Entrepreneurship

Gvahim Entrepreneurship Center (GEC)

5-week business acceleration program that empowers entrepreneurs to develop viable businesses/startups: practical hands-on approach, workshops, ongoing mentorship, networking opportunities, alumni benefits, and more. Read more
When: four times a year | two full days weekly.

GEC 2-Day Idea Validation Bootcamp

All-English bootcamps provide entrepreneurs with tools to validate their business ideas before moving forward with their ventures.
Read more

When: once a year | two full days.

TheHive Ashdod

5-month startup accelerator program in partnership with the Ashdod Municipality: workshops, ongoing mentorship, networking opportunities, introductions to potential investors, alumni benefits, and more.
Read more

When: once a year | two full days weekly.

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Share your gift of English with children

ETP - English Online Tutoring Program. Only one hour a week. Professional guidance provided. Recognized by the Israel Ministry of Education.

EcoOcean Beach Cleanup

A beach gathering. Come learn, clean and socialize. In conjunction with EcoOcean.

Secondhand Shops Coordinator (Sharon area)

Be active in our secondhand shops while supporting our community projects. Basic Hebrew Required.

Technical Support Leader

Computer savy? If initiating and bridging equality gaps are on your agenda, this flexible role may suit you. Lead a team of Technical Support, helping our volunteers to get it right online with their tutoring.

Mentoring

Mentor new Olim during their first job search in Israel, be part of their success in the Israeli economy and increase their chances of remaining in Israel. We are seeking mentors in executive positions, with strong connections across a variety of industries and domains.

GV Exchange Speakers

Share your experiences, insights and knowledge with Olim.
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Community
Life
Career
Entrepreneurship
Personal
support
Volunteering

Share your gift of English with children

ETP - English Online Tutoring Program. Only one hour a week. Professional guidance provided. Recognized by the Israel Ministry of Education.

Secondhand Shops Coordinator (Sharon area)

Be active in our secondhand shops while supporting our community projects.
Basic Hebrew Required.

EcoOcean Beach Cleanup

A beach gathering. Come learn, clean and socialize. In conjunction with EcoOcean.

Technical Support Leader

Computer savy? If initiating and bridging equality gaps are on your agenda, this flexible role may suit you. Lead a team of Technical Support, helping our volunteers to get it right online with their tutoring.

Mentoring

Mentor new Olim during their first job search in Israel, be part of their success in the Israeli economy and increase their chances of remaining in Israel. We are seeking mentors in executive positions, with strong connections across a variety of industries and domains.

GV Exchange Speakers

Share your experiences, insights and knowledge with Olim.
Personal Support
Community Life
Career
Entrepreneurship
Volunteering

Personal Support for English Speakers

ESRA Befrienders

Volunteers provide a listening ear and support for those who need a friend.

ESRA Welfare Fund

Provides financial first aid for people in crisis (according to fund criteria)
send us an email

ESRA Professional Counselling

Prof. Claire Rabin provides personal support and mentoring to help rise above life's challenges.
Mobile: 054-7922643

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About us

ESRA & Gvahim - two established and well-known NGOs, joined forces to provide olim with a single holistic solution. Combining their complementary services, professional expertise, and resources, to help olim Get It Right in Israel – personally, professionally and socially.
Rooted in a strong tradition of volunteering and community work, ESRA and Gvahim share the same beliefs, values, and deep understanding of the challenges that come with making aliyah. Together, we offer a one-stop-shop providing relevant opportunities and possibilities for olim to get and stay on track in their new home.

ESRA & Gvahim - two established and well-known NGOs, joined forces to provide olim with a single holistic solution. Combining their complementary services, professional expertise, and resources, to help olim Get It Right in Israel – personally, professionally and socially.
Rooted in a strong tradition of volunteering and community work, ESRA and Gvahim share the same beliefs, values, and deep understanding of the challenges that come with making aliyah. Together, we offer a one-stop-shop providing relevant opportunities and possibilities for olim to get and stay on track in their new home.

Our Partners

ESRA
Gvahim