Cinderella Stories

Cinderella Stories

Posted by on Oct 7, 2012 in News |  

On July 25th, 2012, the graduation ceremony of Cinderella’s* first-ever workshop took place at Kibbutz Shoval in the Negev. Cinderella, an IVN supported enterprise, is an innovative program that empowers women through employment and education in the Negev. Attended by close to 30 people, including officials from the regional Ministry of Industry, Trade & Labor, […]

Start-Up Nation Meets Social Entrepreneurship

Start-Up Nation Meets Social Entrepreneurship

Posted by on Oct 7, 2012 in News |  

IVN New York Event With an amazing turnout of 80 guests, IVN held a Start-Up Nation Meets Social Entrepreneurship event on May 24th, 2012, in New York City. The event, introducing Israel’s emerging sector of social enterprise, was held at the official residence of the Consul General of Israel in New York; generously hosted by […]

Israel’s Rather Different Social Network

Israel’s Rather Different Social Network

Posted by on Oct 7, 2012 in News |  

Watch IVN board member, Isabel Maxwell, at the 2012 Webit Congress, Istanbul By Ben Rooney ISTANBUL—One of the more unusual presentations at the Webit conference here was from Israel Venture Network, a 10-year social entrepreneurship network targeting some of Israel’s deprived and excluded citizens, in a talk given by the former tech Chief Executive Isabel […]

Social Enterprise in the Heart of Tel Aviv

Social Enterprise in the Heart of Tel Aviv

Posted by on Oct 7, 2012 in News |  

On Monday, May 7th, 2012, an innovative social enterprise, the only one of its kind in Israel, opened its doors. Situated in the heart of Tel Aviv’s bustling center, on the corner of Dizengoff and Basel, KelimShluvim*, the most recent addition to IVN’s Social Venture portfolio, sells a wide range of products made by adults […]

Affordable Housing & IVN

Affordable Housing & IVN

Posted by on Oct 7, 2012 in News |  

Source: Globes, November 28, 2012  (Content in Hebrew)

Kemach Fund Reception

Kemach Fund Reception

Posted by on Oct 3, 2012 in Events |  

IVN Fellowship Recipients Changing the Landscape of Ultra-Orthodox Employment in Israel On Wednesday, October 3rd, 2012, over 120 of Israel’s leading industrialists, government figures past and present, educationists and friends of the Kemach Fund attended a reception during Chol Hamoed Succot hosted by, the British Ambassador to Israel, Mr. Matthew Gould and founder of the […]