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Beit Hagalgalim (House of Wheels)

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Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:

Social Development:
  • Disabled persons
  • Employment
  • Social policy
  • Youth
  • Geographic scope: National
    Country of activity:
  • Israel
  • Millennium Development Goals:
  • Develop global partnership for development
  • Mission statement:
    Year established:
    Year of registration: 1983
    Organizational structure: . The operation of the organization is through six regional branches: two branches in northern Israel (in the Galilee and Um El Fachm), one in the Center (Herzlia), another in Jerusalem, and two more branches in the South (in Kibbutz Urim and in Beer Sheva.)
    Number and type of members: Total amount of 400 children and youth in the ages 8- 18 with severe physical disabilities-mostly with Cerebral Palsy and Muscular Dystrophy. Total amount of 100 young adults in the ages 18-30 with severe physical disabilities-mostly with Cerebral Palsy and Muscular Dystrophy. Total amount of 500 voluntaries in the ages 21-35. Professional staff members -45 employees. Committee Members - 11 members The management committee consists of former guides, who continue their volunteer work for years this way.
    Funding structure:
  • Funds from Religious Institutions
  • Grants from Governments
  • Funds from other Non-Governmental Organizations
  • Fundraising campaigns
  • Donations and grants from domestic sources
  • Foreign and international grants
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