Welcome to our News center. 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.
In the fall of 2015, Village Way Educational Initiatives launched its Trailblazer’s course for emerging leaders in partnering educational communities in order to set new paths for learning. The “Trailblazers” recently completed their one-year program and will now set a new course in education in their own communities. The course is organized in cooperation with Tel […]Read More
Yemin Orde Youth Village is currently home to 115 French-Jewish youth, many of North African descent, whose families moved to Israel from Paris, Bordeaux, Marseilles, Nice, and Toulouse. For the past two years, the French teens have organized French Day at the Village, sharing their culture, food, music and more with their new friends from other […]Read More
The benefits of learning how to speak publicly in Yemin Orde’ s Debate Club help its at-risk teens gain self-confidence, sharpen critical thinking skills, strengthen academic skills, and develop the important ability to communicate clearly in a public forum. The Village’s debate club works hard throughout the year to develop and improve these skills and to present […]Read More
Passover links the miracle of a great exodus in our Jewish history with the promises of freedom and a productive life for the Village’s youth today. The story of Yemin Orde, for me, is the story of Zionism and the Jewish people. The Passover story provides opportunity to link our personal narratives with the collective history […]Read More
The Yemin Orde Youth Choir ended its two-week concert tour of select U.S. cities on a high note. The 12-member choir traveled to select U.S. cities to build awareness and understanding for the challenges faced by at-risk youth throughout Israel. The choir, which consists of 11 teenagers and one graduate of Yemin Orde, performed in […]Read More
Participants in the Young Women’s IsraElite Gap Year Leadership Program (Mechina in Hebrew) spent one week touring Jerusalem and exploring and learning about that ancient city. Many core elements of the Village Way methodology are integrated into this activity including “Anchors in the Past” (reinforcing cultural identity) and “Anchors in the Future” (teaching life skills such […]Read More
Graduates Day at Yemin Orde is one of the most important events of the year when alumni return and are seen as positive role models by the younger children at the Village. This year, 79 graduates returned to the Village to receive scholarships for higher education or financial aid to ease economic challenges faced by many young […]Read More
The Gelfand Science Enrichment Program sparks curiosity and creates science opportunities for youth in Yemin Orde’s Village Way Educational Initiatives partner communities. Youth who participate in these programs would otherwise never have such enriching experiences. The program is bringing interactive science workshops from some of Israel’s leading institutes to at-risk youth in partner educational communities, and […]Read More
Israeli youth choir to tour U.S. Israeli teens from Yemin Orde Youth Village in northern Israel will perform in select cities to build awareness and understanding for the challenges faced by at-risk youth throughout Israel. The touring youth choir, which consists of 11 teenagers and one graduate of Yemin Orde, has scheduled dates in Westchester […]Read More
Our teens aim high. In this new video, Yemin Orde’s youth reflect on their future, their dreams and their love for the Village. Thanks to Yemin Orde’s caring community, quality education, and the transformative elements of the Village Way methodology, our teens are hopeful and aim high for their future. Their dreams include having a […]Read More