Volunteer or Professional Experiences

Your Israel by Design program gives you the chance to work in a wide variety of skilled volunteer or professional work placements, providing a unique hands-on experience of Israeli society. We arrange your volunteer or internship activities according to your needs, skills, and interests, and you decide how many hours per week you want to commit to. Of course, you can choose to volunteer or work in one place or several and divide your time accordingly.

*Here are just a few examples of the volunteering or professional experience options you can do:

Professional Experiences

  • Marketing/Social Media/Event Planning
  • Medical Work at a Hospital/ Social Work
  • Fundraising
  • Law
  • Hi-tech/Start-up
  • Interfaith or Coexistence Organizations
  • and so much more…

Volunteer Options

  • Working with patients at a children’s hospital
  • Formal or informal education schools, centers, and youth clubs
  • Supporting new immigrants at an absorption center
  • Work with African refugees and other at-risk groups
  • Farming and agriculture work
  • MARVA – Experience Israel through the eyes of the IDF
  • Magen David Adom (MDA) – Israeli Ambulance Service
  • and so much more…

*Don’t let this list limit you! These are just some of the many examples of volunteer or professional experience that we can arrange for you. All you have to do is tell us what you’re interested in. Your options are endless! Use your Israel by Design program as a chance to try something new, add something relevant to your professional experience, or something that will look good on your resume. Email us at AllisonW@israelexperience.org with your ideas!