Previously, only those with Israeli citizenship could apply for National Service positions.
The "take-off" program has been running for several years, providing software engineering students with additional training in the cyber field
Some good things have emerged in Israeli society during this period, including countless cases of people giving assistance, volunteering and sharing mutual responsibilities.
‘Ori’ - Hebrew for 'my light' - provides Lone female volunteers with guidance, support, social programming, advocacy, a help desk and crisis support.
The organizers of the march called the event “A City Wrapped in Light,” in reference to her first name, which means light.
The time has come for Israel to take an honest look at reality and to rethink ways of finding creative solutions that can realistically resolve this historically painful issue.
National service paves a road to social integration
The President emphasized that there are National Service volunteers working in every department of his office. “We would not be able to function without them,” he said.
Known in Hebrew as “shnat sherut” – a one-year voluntary service program – the first letter of each word, Shin, becomes the acronym shin-shin, the plural of which is shinshinim.
Minister wants program accorded status parallel to that of IDF.