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How Can You Help?


The Galilee Foundation for Value Education - Shorashim is a grassroots nonprofit organization registered as an amuta (non-profit association) in Israel (number: 58-016-453-1).

For information, please contact:

Aliza Haviv, Office Manager
Telephone: +972-4-9902431

Or contact us here.

Support Change!

Link your Bar/Bat mitzvah to the circus and help us defy gravity!

Making the Galilee Circus your bar/bat mitzvah project is a way for you to…

  • Connect with Israel;
  • connect with kids in Israel; and
  • Help make Israel a better place, by breaking down barriers and building shared culture and citizenship.

For further details and ideas, and to read about Mitchell Friedman's Bar Mitzvah project, click here.

Make your trip to Israel an educational tour!

Our Educational Tourism staff conduct seminars, tours and talks at various fascinating sites throughout the Galilee.   As well as conducting tours for local groups, we have extensive experience working with groups from abroad, be they youth groups, educators or families.  We can organize and lead seminars of various lengths - from 1 hour to 2 weeks.   Click here to read testimonials and see our current catalog, or contact us for more details.

Book our cultural activities

Our Cultural Center runs various activities which can be booked (in Israel) for Bar/Bat mitzvah workshops for parents and children; we are also able to work with schools and communities to provide custom-tailored programs.   In addition we run regular lectures, batei midrash, and holiday workshops in the Galilee.   Check out the options here, or contact us for more details.

Education Consultancy

Our experienced staff work with communities and organizations both inside and outside Israel in curriculum development and teacher training, especially in the area of Israel engagement and Israel education.   For more information click here, or contact us.