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העולים מאוקראינה ברחו מהזוועה ומצאו בית חם בישראל

העולים מאוקראינה ברחו מהזוועה ומצאו בית חם בישראל

כעת, יוסף מודה בכנות מרגשת שהוא מאוד מרוצה מכך שהגיע ארצה. “כל הזמן הזה אשתי ואני רצינו לעלות לישראל, לא היה לנו אפילו ספק. זאת

A Passover Tale for Modern Times

A Passover Tale for Modern Times

Ever wondered how it would be if Moses brought the Jews to make aliyah to Israel today? Find out in our special Passover tale, retold

EASTERN EUROPE PROJECT – First stage summary – 03/2022

EASTERN EUROPE PROJECT – First stage summary – 03/2022

Gvahim presents a first-stage summary of her Eastern Europe Project. In this document, you will find a characterization of the Olim community from wartime Russia

Revital’s farewell

Revital’s farewell

Gvahim has an important update: Revital Rauchwerger, who launched the GEC program and managed it for the past three and a half years, has resigned

My Aliyah story, by Sharon Mitnik

My Aliyah story, by Sharon Mitnik

Read this story in Spanish here: Gvahim Mi alia – Sharon Mitnik – Gvahim From a very young age, I dreamed of living in Israel.

“סגירת מעגל”: עלתה כילדה מאוקראינה ועוזרת לעולים חדשים למצוא עבודה בהייטק

“סגירת מעגל”: עלתה כילדה מאוקראינה ועוזרת לעולים חדשים למצוא עבודה בהייטק

עמותת גבהים גאה ושמחה לשתף פעולה עם התארגנויות ומיזמים שונים שנולדו ע’מ לתת מענה לעולים הטריים שמגיעים בשבועות האחרונים עקב המלחמה באוקראינה. המיזם של מילה

העלייה כמנוע צמיחה: קליטת עולים היא לא רק ערכית אלא גם נכונה כלכלית

העלייה כמנוע צמיחה: קליטת עולים היא לא רק ערכית אלא גם נכונה כלכלית

ישראל צריכה להחליף דיסקט מחשבתי: העלייה אינה נטל כלכלי אלא דווקא נכס פוטנציאלי אדיר כל שקל שיושקע בפיתוח מיומנויות והכשרה מתאימה, יחזיר את עצמו בריבית

Meet Rachel, Gvahim’s Aliyah Prep program director

Meet Rachel, Gvahim’s Aliyah Prep program director

Tell us something about yourself? “I was born in Haifa but have lived in Tel Aviv for over 30 years. I worked as an organizational

Gvahim featured in “The Ecosystem Project”

Gvahim featured in “The Ecosystem Project”

We are excited and honored to share that the GEC is 1 of only 8 programs/accelerators selected for inclusion in The Ecosystem Project. Thanks to

Interview with Lior Belahcen and Neriyah Oren on Channel 14

Interview with Lior Belahcen and Neriyah Oren on Channel 14

On Thursday, February 10, Lior Belahcen and past participant Neriyah Oren spoke about Gvahim on national television – ערוץ 14 – and showed the work

Tech & The City: החברה הכלכלית לחיפה מעודדת עולים צעירים אקדמיים

Tech & The City: החברה הכלכלית לחיפה מעודדת עולים צעירים אקדמיים

מנכ”ל החברה הכלכלית לחיפה, אור שחף, השיק את התוכנית “Tech & The City”, בשיתוף עמותת גבהים והסוכנות היהודית מנכ”ל החברה הכלכלית לחיפה, אור שחף, פתח

JNF UK Chairman tells ‘Post’ about the Work of JNF UK and its relationship with Gvahim

JNF UK Chairman tells ‘Post’ about the Work of JNF UK and its relationship with Gvahim

(…) They also held a Hanukkah candle-lighting ceremony with members of the Derech Eretz leadership program and new immigrants from the Gvahim non-profit organization that

Meet Ran Sasson, the director of TheHive Ashdod by Gvahim.

Meet Ran Sasson, the director of TheHive Ashdod by Gvahim.

“This year, we want to push the limit with more teams and a broader program.” People tell me I drive them crazy! Born and raised

Gvahim took part in YU Shevet Glaubach Center’s Tech Event

Gvahim took part in YU Shevet Glaubach Center’s Tech Event

(…) a small but dedicated group of students learned about the technology landscape in Israel from Jonni Niemann, tech program manager for Gvahim, a nonprofit

Meet our new colleague, Luciana Druker.

Meet our new colleague, Luciana Druker.

“I could see the impact that Gvahim makes in the lives of Olim.” Please meet our new colleague, Luciana Druker. “I was born in Argentina

Israel’s High-tech Staff Shortage Gives Immigrants a Rare Chance

Israel’s High-tech Staff Shortage Gives Immigrants a Rare Chance

Israel’s high-tech industry has long been a professional destination for immigrants, but now even immigrants who lack tech experience have found opportunities. Immigrating to a

הרצוג: “ישראל היא לא אותה מדינה בלי העלייה”

הרצוג: “ישראל היא לא אותה מדינה בלי העלייה”

הנשיא אמר: “חשיבותו של האירוע הזה, היא בכך שהוא שם במרכז הבמה את הפוטנציאל האדיר והתרומה של העלייה למדינת ישראל ולחברה הישראלית, בכל תחומי החיים.”

תעשיית ההייטק זקוקה לעולים החדשים

תעשיית ההייטק זקוקה לעולים החדשים

רבות דובר על ישראל כ”סטארט-אפ ניישן” – וכולנו מרבים להתגאות בכך, אך לא רבים זוכרים שהדבר לא היה קורה ללא גל העלייה המשמעותי האחרון מברית-המועצות

כשאין מספיק עובדים, העולים החדשים מסתערים על המשרות הפנויות בהיי־טק

כשאין מספיק עובדים, העולים החדשים מסתערים על המשרות הפנויות בהיי־טק

Below you will find an excerpt of the interview, to read the whole article, open the PDF > כשאין מספיק עובדים, העולים החדשים מסתערים על

עשרות רשויות וארגונים קיבלו אות הצטיינות בעידוד העלייה לארץ

עשרות רשויות וארגונים קיבלו אות הצטיינות בעידוד העלייה לארץ

ההסתדרות הציונית ומשרד העלייה והקליטה העניקו את אותות ההוקרה בטקס מרגש שנערך בירושלים במעמד שרת הקליטה פנינה תמנו שטה. זכו מספר ארגונים באות ההוקרה על

New Year, New Look, New Website

New Year, New Look, New Website

With the start of the New Year approaching – Rosh Hashana 5782 – We, at Gvahim decided it was time to refresh our look as

HR TIPS FROM HR PROFESSIONALS CLAUDIA AJBESZYC AND NATHALIE WACHTEL

HR TIPS FROM HR PROFESSIONALS CLAUDIA AJBESZYC AND NATHALIE WACHTEL

BY CLAUDIA AJBESZYC AND NATHALIE WACHTEL Claudia Ajbeszyc, Tech Sourcer & HR Manager at PerfectaHR I made aliyah from Brazil nearly two years ago and

GET IT RIGHT IN ISRAEL – PERSONALLY, PROFESSIONALLY AND SOCIALLY

GET IT RIGHT IN ISRAEL – PERSONALLY, PROFESSIONALLY AND SOCIALLY

NEW for Olim: ESRA & Gvahim – Your go-to support in Israel! Day-to-day practical challenges and cultural differences make it difficult for English-speaking new Olim to feel

THEHIVE ASHDOD BY GVAHIM IS RANKED IN THE TOP 5 INCUBATORS IN ISRAEL

THEHIVE ASHDOD BY GVAHIM IS RANKED IN THE TOP 5 INCUBATORS IN ISRAEL

We are proud to share that TheHiveAshdod by Gvahim is ranked in the #top5 incubators in Israel in the Perception Box article about Israel’s top

ALIYAH ORGANIZATIONS UNITE TO CREATE SUPPORT PLATFORM FOR OLIM

ALIYAH ORGANIZATIONS UNITE TO CREATE SUPPORT PLATFORM FOR OLIM

ESRA and Gvahim have partnered up to create a website described as a “one-stop-shop” for community life and professional development among olim.

GVAHIM’S JOURNEY TO SUSTAINABILITY

GVAHIM’S JOURNEY TO SUSTAINABILITY

BY LIOR BELAHCEN, DIRECTOR OF GVAHIM CAREER CENTER One of the main commandments of Passover, on Seder night, is to recount the story of the

HOW HAS NETWORKING CHANGED IN 2021? INTERVIEW WITH BENY RUBINSTEIN

HOW HAS NETWORKING CHANGED IN 2021? INTERVIEW WITH BENY RUBINSTEIN

BY BORUCH GORDON, GVAHIM ALUMNUS AND CONTRIBUTING AUTHOR Networking doesn’t come easy to everyone. Some are better at it than others. And even if you

NEW DECADE, NEW WORKFORCE TRENDS

NEW DECADE, NEW WORKFORCE TRENDS

BY ANA LUCIA GUTIERREZ (EDITED BY LARRY LUXNER) As 2020 — a year worth deleting from our collective memory — comes to a close, so

GVAHIM PROFILE: SHAWNA GOODMAN SONE

GVAHIM PROFILE: SHAWNA GOODMAN SONE

BY LARRY LUXNER Shawna Goodman Sone is a proud Canadian, prominent chef, Jewish mother of three, published author, activist, and philanthropist. Yet among her many

מבית ספר נוצרי באיסטנבול לניהול 300 מיליון דולר בקרן ישראלית: “ספגתי ציונות בבית”

מבית ספר נוצרי באיסטנבול לניהול 300 מיליון דולר בקרן ישראלית: “ספגתי ציונות בבית”

In parallel with her studies at the Austrian School of Seth. George, Lecia Bachar Manoach instructed folk dances in the Jewish community. She is currently

השנה האבודה של החלום הציוני: משבר הקורונה עצר את העלייה לארץ

השנה האבודה של החלום הציוני: משבר הקורונה עצר את העלייה לארץ

הנגיף פגע קשות בבריאות ובכלכלה, והוא אינו פוסח גם על העלייה, שנקטעה כמעט לחלוטין בשל המשבר. ללא שפה, מסגרות חינוך ועם עתיד כלכלי לוט בערפל

THREE ISRAELI INNOVATION TEAMS WIN 24-HOURS VIRTUAL ‘BOOT CAMP’

THREE ISRAELI INNOVATION TEAMS WIN 24-HOURS VIRTUAL ‘BOOT CAMP’

Start-Up Nation, Tel Aviv Municipality and Google for StartUp jointly created the boot camp in cooperation with Gvahim, ThePower MBA and OurCrowd, among others.

“EL TRABAJO ES EL ANCLA MÁS IMPORTANTE PARA LOGRAR UNA BUENA ADAPTACIÓN DE LOS OLIM EN ISRAEL”

“EL TRABAJO ES EL ANCLA MÁS IMPORTANTE PARA LOGRAR UNA BUENA ADAPTACIÓN DE LOS OLIM EN ISRAEL”

Juan Taifeld es israelí, pero nació en México. Su experiencia como olé jadash y su trabajo en la Agencia Judía le hizo identificar una necesidad

THE HIVE ASHDOD #9 DEMO DAY

THE HIVE ASHDOD #9 DEMO DAY

On the morning of August 12th, TheHive Ashdod entrepreneurs gathered physically at our home base in Ashdod (Kivunim Youth Center) to celebrate the ending of

ISRAELI STARTUPS, SQUEEZED BY SOFTWARE ENGINEER SHORTAGE, TAP INTO RUSSIAN, UKRAINIAN TALENT

ISRAELI STARTUPS, SQUEEZED BY SOFTWARE ENGINEER SHORTAGE, TAP INTO RUSSIAN, UKRAINIAN TALENT

BY LARRY LUXNER Back in her native Ukraine, Lyudmyla Novoselsky, 40, was chief technology officer for Ignite Ltd., an Israeli software outsourcing firm. She and her husband,

LIFEHACKS FOR YOUR JOB SEARCH

LIFEHACKS FOR YOUR JOB SEARCH

BY ELI SOLO When going to an interview know e-v-e-r-y-t-h-i-n-g about the company you’re interviewing with: How is the company doing [financially/product-wise/reputation-wise? Check its performance

JUAN TAIFELD’S MESSAGE TO THE COMMUNITY

JUAN TAIFELD’S MESSAGE TO THE COMMUNITY

BY JUAN TAIFELD, CEO of Gvahim Dear Gvahim Family Members, A few days ago, I traveled through the Negev with my family and, among the

ИЗРАИЛЬСКАЯ КУЛЬТУРА ВЫСОКИХ ТЕХНОЛОГИЙ

ИЗРАИЛЬСКАЯ КУЛЬТУРА ВЫСОКИХ ТЕХНОЛОГИЙ

написано Джонни Ниманн,Руководитель программы Tech Heights Что характеризует израильскую бизнес-культуру? Путеводитель, опубликованный несколько лет назад американским подразделением компании Интел (Intel) под названием «Работа с израильтянами»,

НАЙТИ РАБОТУ ИНЖЕНЕРОМ-ПРОГРАММИСТОМ В ИЗРАИЛЕ

НАЙТИ РАБОТУ ИНЖЕНЕРОМ-ПРОГРАММИСТОМ В ИЗРАИЛЕ

написано Виктор Бенко Доброго времени суток Вам. Рад, что выдалась возможность поделиться тем опытом, который я получил, и, более того, он может оказаться полезным кому-то

IMPORTANT POINTS TO CONSIDER WHEN WRITING YOUR CV

IMPORTANT POINTS TO CONSIDER WHEN WRITING YOUR CV

BY THE GVAHIM CAREER CENTER (GCC) The first step in searching for a job is usually editing your CV. This means updating it with your

JOB SEARCH AND SOCIAL MEDIA

JOB SEARCH AND SOCIAL MEDIA

BY EINAT SALEMNICK, CAREER CONSULTANT, GVAHIM Starting your career over in Israel and wondering where to begin? Moving your life to a new country can

GVAHIM HELPS NEW IMMIGRANTS JOIN ISRAELI WORKFORCE

GVAHIM HELPS NEW IMMIGRANTS JOIN ISRAELI WORKFORCE

Gvahim is assisting new highly-qualified immigrants to join the Israeli workforce and startup ecosystem. Throughout our 15 years of existence, we have managed to directly

MAXIME SELIGMAN: RETURN TO HIS ROOTS

MAXIME SELIGMAN: RETURN TO HIS ROOTS

– BY EZRA BRAND, GVAHIM ALUMNUS AND CONTRIBUTING AUTHOR Since making Aliyah from France in his early 20s, Maxime Seligman has succeeded in building a

LEELOO: OLEH LANGUAGE AI

LEELOO: OLEH LANGUAGE AI

BY MATTHEW LEWIS, GVAHIM ALUMNUS AND CONTRIBUTING AUTHOR Judith Beer-Gabel’s story is a great one. In France, Judith studied to be a lawyer, but got

LIFE AT AN ISRAELI STARTUP

LIFE AT AN ISRAELI STARTUP

BY MATTHEW LEWIS, GVAHIM ALUMNUS AND CONTRIBUTING AUTHOR Emigrating is a colossal task. Moving to a new home, learning a new language, moving banks, registering

NADIA MALINOFF-KAN: A CYBER CAREER

NADIA MALINOFF-KAN: A CYBER CAREER

BY MATTHEW LEWIS, GVAHIM ALUMNUS AND CONTRIBUTING AUTHOR Nadia Malonoff-Kan is from Argentina. She made Aliya 23 years before this article was written, back before

NINE TRIBES – AN ENTREPRENEUR SUCCESS STORY

NINE TRIBES – AN ENTREPRENEUR SUCCESS STORY

BY MATTHEW LEWIS, GVAHIM ALUMNUS AND CONTRIBUTING AUTHOR My first impression of Farrel was of pure focus and directness as if sentence and gesture were

CREATE A LEAN CANVAS TO VALIDATE YOUR BUSINESS; THEN PREPARE FOR FUNDRAISING

CREATE A LEAN CANVAS TO VALIDATE YOUR BUSINESS; THEN PREPARE FOR FUNDRAISING

BY REVITAL RAUCHWERGER If you’re preparing for meetings with potential investors, you’ve probably already developed an MVP, defined your target markets, and calculated how you

PHARMA EXEC ELISABETH KOGAN SHARES HER VISION FOR GVAHIM

PHARMA EXEC ELISABETH KOGAN SHARES HER VISION FOR GVAHIM

By Larry Luxner Elisabeth Kogan, the new chair of Gvahim’s 10-member board of directors and CEO of Clexio Biosciences, hopes her life journey from Paris

ALIYAH PREP FIRST ANNIVERSARY

ALIYAH PREP FIRST ANNIVERSARY

BY RACHEL HAMER SHEMESH (EDITED BY LARRY LUXNER) Aliyah Prep is celebrating its first anniversary this month after completing 10 programs. The goal of Aliyah Prep

ROSH HASHANA TRADITIONS 5780

ROSH HASHANA TRADITIONS 5780

BY ANA GUTIERREZ (EDITED BY LARRY LUXNER) Most Jews celebrate Rosh Hashana, though some outside Israel welcome the new year with their own local customs

RETHINKING STARTUP ACCELERATION

RETHINKING STARTUP ACCELERATION

BY REVITAL RAUCHWERGER I was privileged to join Gvahim over a year ago. Coming from a high-tech and venture capital background—and inspired by the arrival

WEWORK’S SECRET WEAPON: DATA AND ALGORITHMS

WEWORK’S SECRET WEAPON: DATA AND ALGORITHMS

BY YONI NIEMANN, TECH HEIGHTS PROGRAM MANAGER Do you know how WeWork actually makes money? It might not be how you think. Founded less than

HACKING THE BUSINESS FIELD LIKE A HEBREW PRO

HACKING THE BUSINESS FIELD LIKE A HEBREW PRO

BY ANA GUTIERREZ AND SAMANTHA RUBINSZTEJN Hacking the business field like a Hebrew pro You got to Israel a few months ago, or maybe more

LA KNESSET SOUTIENT LES PHARMACIES INDÉPENDANTES

LA KNESSET SOUTIENT LES PHARMACIES INDÉPENDANTES

PAR OREN MIZRACHI En Israel, les ordonnances électroniques remplacent progressivement les ordonnances prescrites sur papier. Or aujourd’hui, une ordonnance électronique délivrée par un médecin d’une

THENEST SMALL AND MEDIUM BUSINESS ACCELERATOR

THENEST SMALL AND MEDIUM BUSINESS ACCELERATOR

TheNest graduates from our third small and medium businesses accelerator made the news!

RECRUTEMENT DE MÉDECINS FRANCOPHONES À LA MACCABI

RECRUTEMENT DE MÉDECINS FRANCOPHONES À LA MACCABI

PAR OREN MIZRACHI Le mercredi 22 Aout dernier près de 25 médecins francophones ont pu assister à la 3ème édition des conférence estivales d’Olim Medical. Pour

VIRTUAL CLASSROOMS WILL PREPARE THE NEW IMMIGRANTS FOR THE ISRAELI JOB MARKET

VIRTUAL CLASSROOMS WILL PREPARE THE NEW IMMIGRANTS FOR THE ISRAELI JOB MARKET

Aliyah Prep in the news, again!

ALIYAH PREP – ONLINE CAREER COUNSELING FOR POTENTIAL IMMIGRANTS

ALIYAH PREP – ONLINE CAREER COUNSELING FOR POTENTIAL IMMIGRANTS

Aliyah Prep, our new online program for future new immigrants on the Jerusalem Post

Best tips to finding a job in Israel

Best tips to finding a job in Israel

Best tools: Social networks LinkedIn ✓ Your profile photo should not be taken at a party. Should be friendly and current. ✓ Check for HR