One Good Deed Illuminates the World

Yemin Orde ninth graders learned about inclusion and the importance of helping to build a better world. Ninth graders from Yemin Orde Youth Village attended a three-day symposium in Jerusalem that focused on the challenges facing people with disabilities, and how best to help others in need. In total, 2,100 youth from all around Israel […]

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Striving for Excellence in School and Community

Yemin Orde Youth Village’s Ceremony for Excellence awards students for achievement in academics, personal growth and active participation in school programs and Village-wide events. Students received certificates of excellence for volunteering, extra-curricular activities, class attendance and participation, having a personal positive attitude as well as a positive outlook on life, and active involvement in activities […]

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A Successful 2018 #GivingTuesday Campaign

Thanks to our community of generous donors, we raised $42,000 for our 2018 #GivingTuesday campaign. We are pleased to announce that Friends of Yemin Orde’s 2018 #GivingTuesday campaign greatly surpassed its goal and raised $42,000 for therapeutic arts programs at Yemin Orde Youth Village.  We are especially grateful to an anonymous donor who matched all […]

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Teen Hikers Rise to the Challenge

Challenge Hike Puts New Skills to the Test Yemin Orde Youth Village’s annual Challenge (Etgar) Hike for 12th graders proved to be the ultimate challenge in putting new team-building and leadership skills to the test. High school seniors use outdoor survival skills learned throughout the years to trek 100 kilometers from Mt. Arbel, near Lake […]

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