FIDEL Association for the Education and Social Integration of Ethiopian Jews in Israel

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    Categories of Activities:
  • Bridging Social Divides
  • Education
  • Social Clubs
  • Social Action
  • Immigrant Absorption

FIDEL ("Alphabet" in Amharic) is Israel’s leading non-profit organization dedicated to providing educational and social support to Ethiopian-Israeli children, teens and parents across the country.

FIDEL reaches over 8,000 Ethiopian-Israeli children, teens and parents through the following programs:

• Youth Centers (located in underprivileged neighborhoods): after-school enrichment and school support with professional youth workers and volunteers serving as positive role models.

• School Mediators (in over 200 schools): working with parents, teachers and children closing educational and social gaps, fostering a supportive environment and overcoming cultural and social obstacles to success.

• High-Tech Leadership Program (7 groups): providing teens with the much-needed platform to develop leadership skills, receive one-on-one mentorship and take a leading role in social action projects in the community.

• Parents Groups: encouraging parents to be more involved in their children's education and bolstering their ability to communicate effectively with their children.

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