The Jewish Agency for Israel’s Partnership2Gether platform has become the paradigm for partnering diasporic Jewish communities directly with
More than 300,000 participants from
When it was established in 1994 by the Jewish Agency, United Jewish Communities, and Keren Hayesod-United Israel Appeal, Partnership 2000 represented a major transition from the Project Renewal-twinning model, which focused on transforming disadvantaged communities through the building of physical and social infrastructure.
A local endeavor with national impact, each P2G partnership provides the opportunity for interpersonal relationships to flourish and communities to connect. Through a shared committee process of the partnered communities, every year more than 10,000 volunteers work together to examine issues and responses, to determine projects and budgets. The principal areas of involvement within the individual partnership regions are effecting change in education and fostering economic development.
One of the most exciting and far-reaching aspects of P2G is the mutuality of impact. Volunteers from abroad come to