Kibbutz Ulpan

Duration: Each semester is five months. Jewish Service volunteers must enroll in two semesters.

Location: Holon

Cost: $3,000 per semester

Kibbutz Industry: A global technology company that delivers high-quality advertising solutions to brands and publishers, committed to providing outstanding execution. From high-impact ad formats to branded search and a unified social and mobile programmatic platform – this kibbutz has got you covered. One of the divisions provides publishers with engagement and monetization solutions, using high-quality ad formats and search results.

All Kibbutz Ulpan programs are fully accredited through the Ministry of Education. Participants will receive an official certification at the end of each semester.

Classes meet 18-24 hours a week, with levels ranging from 1-4 (aleph-dalet), giving you the opportunity to go from no knowledge to working conversational Hebrew in 10 months! In addition, the various kibbutzim will provide monthly guided travel opportunities, lectures, and professional development programming.

There are over 270 kibbutzim, all home to various industries from traditional agrarian kibbutzim to hi-tech incubators. Here are some examples of some volunteer opportunities you might not expect on a kibbutz:

Mission and Goals of the Program:

Location: Ness Ziona / Rehovot

Kibbutz Industry: Invents, patents, designs & manufactures IoT Smart-Packaging solutions for beverage, food, home, pharma & beauty industries. Harness the power of IoT via disposable Smart-Caps sensors for bottles and packages, tracking use of the product and transmitting data to an app, alerting consumers when it’s time to use the product and when it runs low. With an analytics dashboard that gives brands access to powerful data, this is the first IoT Smart Packaging solution available.

Example Volunteer Roles:

Marketing and Communications- Take marketing the kibbutz to the next level, improve English copy, and design of: Brochures, customer and investor presentations, materials for trade shows and more.

Q&A Tester- Test innovative products end to end – from hardware to apps and server side software – it all needs to be tested.

Software Development- Join a leading software development team, learn how to develop for mobile apps, server side, or website guide.

Video Creation- An artistic person to create videos of the company and products.

Hardware Engineering- Assist a leading hardware team, experiment with arduino and other hardware and materials, 3d printing, building prototypes. Among them are vertical construction, electromechanical systems, electrical infrastructure, control, unique smart city solutions, environment, water and more.

Marketing Associate- Volunteer within the division marketing team with a focus on learning about market analysis and the social media world.

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