Donate to IVN IVN Social Investment Funds The IVN Clip

Sustainable
Social Change

Learn about Israel Venture Network and investing for social impact. Use the arrows below to navigate.

Latest Articles
and Events

Be informed and keep current of the latest Israel Venture Network news, press and events.

IVN Celebrated Independence Day with an Important Message

Jun 19, 2017 |  

As we joyously celebrated Israel’s 69th Birthday on May 2, we were honored to receive important press in a special edition of Haaretz Newspaper.  The edition focused on Israeli development and advancements as well as Israeli pride in our achievements.  The editors asked us to write a piece specifically for this publication,  to share our […]

IVN’s ‘Unconference’

Jun 19, 2017 |  

  On April 2, 2017, IVN conducted our annual event at the Abraham Hostel in Tel Aviv.  Trying something new, we choose the format of an unconference, ‘a loosely structured conference emphasizing the informal exchange of information and ideas between participants, rather than following a conventionally structured program of events.’ As guests arrived, the agenda […]

The IVN 2015-2016 Annual Report Is Now Online

Dec 13, 2016 |  
The IVN 2015-2016 Annual Report Is Now Online

We are glad to announce that the IVN 2015-2016 Annual Report is now available on our website. Featuring an all-new and colorful format, the report details the wide range of activities we have engaged in over the past year, all aimed at creating social change for Israel’s most vulnerable populations. We explain how IVN is building the […]

Israel Voted Great Country for Social Entrepreneurs

Oct 2, 2016 |  
Israel Voted Great Country for Social Entrepreneurs

In a recent experts’ poll on social entrepreneurs by the Thompson Reuters Foundation, in collaboration with Deutsche Bank, UnLtd, and the Global Social Entrepreneurs Network, Israel was voted the 5th best country to be a social entrepreneur. According to the poll, social entrepreneurship is gaining momentum in Israel, and that there are favorable conditions for […]

IVN-JAFI Social Groceries Project Expands to Druze Village

Jun 6, 2016 |  
IVN-JAFI Social Groceries Project Expands to Druze Village

The new branch is the fourth food co-operative overall and first in the Israeli Arab sector. A new social grocery store in Beit Jann opened its doors to the public on May 15th, as the result of a collaborative partnership between IVN, the Jewish Agency for Israel and the Jewish Federations of New York and […]

IVN-JAFI Social Groceries Project: Third Store Opens in Yerucham

Mar 21, 2016 |  
IVN-JAFI Social Groceries Project: Third Store Opens in Yerucham

On December 21st, 2015, IVN together with JAFI, launched its Social Groceries Project, to help battle Israel’s high cost of living. IVN is thrilled to announce the opening of the Social Groceries’ third store located in Yerucham. The project is a joint initiative of IVN and JAFI. The Sderot grocery, which opened in October 2015 and […]