Partners & Supporters

Partners & Supporters

Topaz International Topaz International is a social change movement that has initiated, developed and operates innovative and creative social enterprises in Israel and internationally since 2000. Topaz’s activities encompass the following areas: international development, strategic social impact initiatives (in Israel), disaster relief and humanitarian aid, international capacity building, international volunteering and advancing Art for social change practices. Our Mission: To enhance social change, promote social engagement and advocate social justice by advancing a wide range of innovative intervention models and capacity-building strategies. Through our social ventures, we increase pluralism, tolerance and social resilience. We turn social challenges into opportunities through creative social innovations, which aim to eradicate social problems and reinforce sustainable change. Our values: Four core sets of values are embedded into all operations: Pluralism and social tolerance; civil and social justice; commitment to peace – between people, cultures and among nations and; the values of voluntarism, mutual responsibility, giving and compassion. They are all woven into the core value of Topaz – fairness and decency. Fairness between people, between communities and between nations. Topaz International believes Israeli society must be sensitive and supportive of global and universal needs and challenges. A culture that preserves and promotes every person’s civil, social and cultural rights, whoever and wherever he may be.
 Contact:    
Dr. Michael (Mike) Naftali Founder & President – Topaz International michael.naftali@gmail.com
Prof. Rivka Lazovsky Vice President – Topaz International lazovskyrivka@gmail.com
Mr. Shmuel Sorek Chairperson and C.E.O shmuel@topaz.org.il
Ms. Dina Loutati Chairperson IMPROVE loutatid@gmail.com
Ms. Orna Angel Chairperson “A room of her own” orna.ang@gmail.com
Ms. Moran Zalcberg Cohen Executive Director – Brit Olam division moran.britolam@topaz.org.il
Ms. Albina Kunz Bar Integrated Strategic Development – “The Campus” albinakb@gmail.com
 
  TOPAZ – Leading Social Innovations, Maza St. no 3, Holon, ISRAEL Tel +972 3619 4684, Fax +972 3616 8797 www.topaz.org.il, info@topaz.org.il