Migdal Ohr is Israel’s most robust safety net for children at-risk. Israel’s largest youth village provides a nurturing home and outstanding education to thousands of underprivileged and new immigrant children. Each child receives all of their required needs- meals, clothing, education, extra-curricular activities, healthcare, and all the emotional and academic support necessary. Migdal Ohr meets each child’s individual requirements with unconditional love and warmth, allowing them to develop into happy, successful and fulfilled adults. Its goal is to transform these students into proud and productive citizens of Israel.
Migdal Ohr is the most expansive organization for Jewish children at risk across Israel. It serves daily by providing free essential services to the:
- abused children,
- impoverished children,
- youth with drug addiction,
- youth in trouble with the law,
- ultra orthodox youth that stray from their upbringing.
The target populations from which Migdal Ohr draws its thousands of pupils at all levels of the educational spectrum is one-parent families, homes with drug problems, impoverished, crime-ridden families, overcrowded apartments.
“Rabbi Yitzchak Dovid Grossman, through his tremendous lifetime project, acts as an example and a symbol to many, showing the outcome of persistent and intensive labour and toil. With unlimited concern and devotion to educating and raising thousands of under-privileged Israeli children and for his dedication to others out of true love…”