Welcome to our News section. Here you will find links to:
- Our award-winning monthly enewsletter in printable downloadable PDF format.
- A Press Center with news articles and press releases about Yemin Orde from media sources around the globe.
- Access to a photo library of images of our youth, the Village and partner educational communities. You can also request high resolution images for reproduction purposes.
- Access to our video library.
Israel’s popular Israeli Scouts Movement (Tzofim in Hebrew) recently hosted a national conference inspired by the Village Way Educational Institute’s work on issues of cultural diversity and identity. The Institute’s program, called “Multifaceted Israeli Culture”, provides resources and training to professionals working in diverse cultural environments, such as the Israeli scouts. Tzofim is the largest youth […]Read More
The Women’s Amutot Initiative of the Greater Miami Jewish Federation has awarded Yemin Orde’s IsraElite Young Women’s Leadership Program (mechina in Hebrew) a $7,000 grant to support its increased enrollment as well as leadership programs and other activities to educate and empower women from the margins of Israeli society. Today, IsraElite has 35 participants and is the only […]Read More
Friends of Yemin Orde (FYO) is pleased to welcome four new members to its Board of Directors. The new members were unanimously elected to their volunteer posts during FYO’s November 2016 biannual board meeting in New York City. The new Board Members are: Allen Applbaum (New York City); Mimi Bengio (Boca Raton, FL); Seth Rosenzeig […]Read More
Yemin Orde Youth Village’s running team is one of the more popular activities where nearly 100 boys and girls train together to participate in running events throughout Israel. On February 24, the team will participate in the Tel Aviv Marathon, a multi-course event allowing all levels of runners to join. Yemin Orde’s running team is a […]Read More
New Board Chair Announced Friends of Yemin Orde (FYO) announces that New Hope, PA resident, George Blank, will serve as its new Chairman of the Board, effective January 1, 2017. Blank was unanimously elected at the organization’s biannual Board of Directors meeting in New York City on Nov. 15, 2016. Blank recently served as FYO’s […]Read More
Tikkun Olam – social justice, helping others – is an important learning element at Yemin Orde’s gap year leadership program for immigrant young men (mechina in Hebrew). Participants engage in weekly community service projects which, in turn, leads to greater compassion for those in need as well as provides a boost to their self-esteem and […]Read More
Programs that reflect the Village Way spirit The learning and planning process of the Village Way integration in partner communities creates programs that reflect the spirit of the Village Way methodology. We are proud to announce that Village Way Educational Initiatives is now partnering with five new educational communities for the 2016-2017 school year, bringing […]Read More
Touring the U.S. with Yemin Orde graduates and stories of success Chaim Peri, Founder, Village Way Educational Initiatives and two Yemin Orde graduates, Israela Tadela and Itzik Dessie, recently toured the U.S. with exciting news and information about Yemin Orde and the Village Way expansion throughout Israel. Chaim spent a week traveling throughout California. He […]Read More
Thank you for your #GivingTuesday gift! With your help, we raised $25,000 which will help support important ongoing programs and extra-curricular activities for our at-risk teens at Yemin Orde Youth Village. What your #GivingTuesday gift will provide: • Board games for the Village’s youth. • Supplies for the photography club. • Microphones for the choir, […]Read More
Yemin Orde’s Eco-Farm encourages young minds to grow and learn. Yemin Orde Youth Village’s innovative Eco-Farm has launched a pilot work-study scholarship project, in which a teen can partner with professional staff in operating the farm. Each participating youngster chooses an area of concentration at the Eco-Farm, such as the goat herd, the beehives, or the greenhouses […]Read More