The Society for Advancement of Education

The Society for Advancement of Education (SAE) is a Jerusalem based non-profit organization. The SAE has established eight residential education campuses and high schools in Israel, serving 2,000 youth from the country’s geographic and economic periphery, and its urban centers.

Programs include:

As Israeli society continues to polarize the number of children, growing up in poverty continues to rise. Independent research conducted by the Henrietta Szold Institute, affirmed that over 80% of SAE pupils come from families that live below the poverty line. The SAE provides access to top quality schools and supportive environments for diverse populations – such as secular and religious pupils, Haredim, Ethiopians and a wide range of disadvantaged communities in Israel, so that all can reach their full potential in their social, educational and leadership endeavors.