Impact

Stories

 

Noam

Student
Beer Sheva Technological College
Israel

‘Working for a big company like Intel is my dream. Thanks to World ORT Kadima Mada, I actually get to live my dream.’

Eden

Student
Kfar Silver Youth Village
Israel

‘I love agriculture & working on the farm at Kfar Silver. I have confidence knowing that I can overcome my fears & try new things.’

Ben

Student
Colegio Israelita de México
Mexico

‘ORT has helped me understand the importance of respectful competition and how to seize opportunities.’

Maria

Student
Beer Sheva Technological College
Israel

‘I have a passion for math & I’m starting to realize my potential. I want to own my own engineering firm & be my own boss.’

Sharon

Teacher
Hodayot
Israel

‘I think about everything my students have overcome and are in the process of conquering. They inspire me and give me perspective on life.’

Lior

Student
ORT Digital Skills Academy Participant
Israel

‘Becoming an ORT alumni added a chapter to my life. I conquered another peak.’

Huda

Student
Beer Sheva Technological College
Israel

‘I tell girls from my village: Invest in yourself. Higher education is critical to success in life.’

Eyal

Student
Kfar Silver Youth Village
Israel

‘At Kfar Silver, it’s not about grades. It is about learning—and I love to learn here.’

Elaine

Teacher
Escola ORT
Brazil

‘Attending the seminar was a watershed in my professional life: I am now more confident, creative and dynamic.’

Amjhad Abu Mosla

Student
Kfar Silver Youth Village
Israel

‘Kfar Silver helped me realize my identity as an Israeli Arab, and gave me a sense of pride when exploring new interests & developing critical skills.’

Nicole

Student
Hodayot
Israel

‘I struggled at my former school. When I arrived at Hodayot, I immediately felt welcomed. This is where I belong.’

Mikhail

National Director
ORT Russia
Russia

‘I can tell you that ORT opened the main door to the Jewish community for my family in 1996.’

Maria

Student
Kfar Silver Youth Village
Israel

‘I want to be a doctor. I love learning about diseases because one day I want to be able to prevent disease from spreading.’

Ronit

Principal
Yitzchak Rabin High School
Israel

‘I love my students & I love our teachers. We try to personalize each student’s experience by knowing their story, understanding their challenges & providing individualized attention.’

Mateo Nicolas

Student
ORT Argentina, Almagro Campus
Argentina

‘The moment I stepped foot on ORT’s Almagro campus, I knew it was the perfect school for me.’

Faina

Student
Yitzchak Rabin High School
Israel

‘My school teaches me to think critically & independently. My teachers encourage me to stand up for what I believe in & here my opinions are valued & respected.’

Banshi

Student
Hodayot
Israel

‘I love that my family is proud of me. They know the opportunities are better for me at Hodayot and they are proud of my success.’

Nicole

Student
ORT Digital Skills Academy Participant
United Kingdom

‘I think ORT is an amazing organization – it gave me the experience of a lifetime.’

Idan & Maya

Student
Yitzchak Rabin High School
Israel

‘If it wasn’t for my school, I wouldn’t have the chance to meet new people & transcend borders & cultures.’

Liav

Student
Yitzchak Rabin High School
Israel

‘My grandmother raised me on her own and she always talks to me about the importance of a good education. I want to help people through medicine and I want to make my grandmother proud.’