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.
"Miscegenation?!" The Coalition Against Racism Calls for Investigation Against Lehava
Following the deplorable vitriol of a hate group dedicated to opposing relationships between Jews and Arabs, the NIF network is calling for an investigation.
All Politics Is Local
A new emphasis on local politics can help transform both local and national issues in Israel.
"Our Group Proved That Another Way Is Possible"
Jewish and Arab women in Jaffa are working to build bridges and pave the way towards a truly shared society.
Close to the Bomb Shelters
An organization in Ashkelon that works with FSU immigrants has been creating activities for kids in the bomb shelters and giving families a respite from the violence.
STORIES & SUCCESSES
A Double Victory for Social and Environmental Justice
A decisive victory against suburban sprawl marks a huge success for periphery communities and environmental justice in Israel.
Another Victory in the Fight against the Exclusion of Women
A public radio station, which forbade women's voices on the air, was taken to task by two NIF grantees and the Jerusalem District Court.
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.