BINA: The Jewish Movement for Social Change

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    Categories of Activities:
  • Bridging Social Divides
  • Co-Existence
  • Empowerment
  • Volunteering
  • Human Rights
  • Education
  • Judaism
  • Yeshiva/Kollel
  • Pluralism
  • Social Action
  • Social Welfare
  • Torah
  • Culture

BINA: THE JEWISH MOVEMENT FOR SOCIAL CHANGE is the leading movement at the intersection of Jewish pluralism and social action in Israel today.

BINA works to strengthen Israel as a democratic, pluralistic and just society through limud (Jewish study) , ma’ase (social action) and kehilla (community-building), emphasizing Jewish culture and values of tikkun olam (repairing the world). BINA aims to create new Israeli and global Jewish leadership empowered to make change locally and globally.


100,000+ participants each year and growing:

500+ BINA's Beit Midrash: A home for Jewish thought, scholarship, learning, writing, adult education courses, and speakers' bureau - led by leading scholars of Israel's Jewish cultural renaissance, including: Ari Elon, Dov Elbaum, Muki Tsur, Yona Arzi, Dr. Shosh Shapira.

7000+ HaYeshiva HaHilonit ("The Secular Yeshiva"): A center for Jewish service learning for young adults from across Israel and the Jewish world. A hub for public events that mark and celebrate Jewish-Israeli holidays in new ways. Now with campuses in Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, Haifa and Beer Sheva!
10,000+ BINA in the Neighborhood: A model for community organizing driven by Jewish learning, in disadvantaged urban neighborhoods. Projects include adult study groups, women’s empowerment groups, support for at-risk youth and elderly, community event organizing, and more.
18,000 + BINA Seminar Center: Cultural-educational workshops and activities on Jewish culture, identity, democracy and social justice. For students, educators, social workers, IDF soldiers, international visitors, and more.

Certificate of Good Standing
(Nihul Takin)
Financial Report (last tax year)   
Certificate of Financial Accounting
(Ishur Nihul Pinkasei Chesbonot)
Annual Report (last tax year) - Hebrew   
Certificate of tax-deductibility at source (Ishur Nikui Mas b'Makor)   
Annual Report (last tax year) - English   
Classification as non-profit organization (Sivug Malcar)   
Anticipated Budget (this coming year) - Hebrew   
Non-standard articles of incorporation
(Takanon Meuchad)
Anticipated Budget (this coming year) - English