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The Jaffa Institute

Breaking the cycle of poverty in Tel Aviv-Jaffa since 1982


  • To provide educational and social enrichment to disadvantaged children and community members. 

  • To increase the nutritional security of impoverished individuals in our service area.

  • To care for and strengthen the emotional and mental well-being of our program participants.

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We are always looking for volunteers to help achieve our goals. Whether you are in the US planning your child's Bar or Bat Mitzvah, or want to organize a company trip to our Food Distribution Center in Tel Aviv, there are opportunities to make a difference and help end the cycle of intergenerational poverty. 

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We run 40 programs that uniquely address the needs of youth, adolescents, adults, and seniors.

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