Empowering Social Change
NIF works to reduce social and economic gaps by empowering Israel’s most disadvantaged citizens, especially in the geographic and social periphery. Our network represents a broad spectrum of Israelis committed to social justice and to a better Israel.
"It's moving to see so many people wanting to help"
Amid the falling rockets and a call for reserve duty, activist Erez Nagawker is ensuring that Be'er Sheva residents don't go hungry.
Public Housing: Three Steps Forward, One Step Back
Affordable housing activists took to the Knesset and scored three victories this week. But another setback illuminates the magnitude of the problem.
Equal Pay for Equal Work
A new amendment to Israel's Equal Pay Law makes it easier for women to fight gender-based wage discrimination.
Celebrating Seven Years Of Disability Rights Activism
A course transforming Israelis with disabilities into social justice activists celebrates its seventh anniversary.
STORIES & SUCCESSES
Tackling Gender Wage Gaps
The Israeli government has endorsed a plan that will help close gender wage gaps and ensure greater employment of women at senior levels of public service.
Children of Migrant Families to Receive Legal Status in Israel
Following a protracted legal battle, 221 children of migrant workers will receive legal status to stay in Israel, the only home they’ve ever known.
Let There be Light!
Residents of unrecognized Arab neighborhoods in Lod will finally be connected to the national electricity grid.