The Association for the Commemoration of Bat-Chen Shahak

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    Categories of Activities:
  • Co-Existence
  • Memorials
  • Human Rights
  • Education
  • Scholarships for Students
  • Israeli-Palestinian Co-operation

The association’s goals :
Promoting peace – encouraging meetings between Arabs and Jews, nurturing dialogue and rejecting violence.

Fostering literacy through educational endeavors in creative writing.

Each year, on Bat-Chen’s birthday, the association holds an evening at which Bat-Chen Shahak grants are distributed. They are awarded to people who were involved in one of two fields – co-existence, or literacy.
Our association has published and translated Bat-Chen Diaries in Hebrew, Dutch, Arabic, Italian, Japanese, German and English.

Our association organized a writing competition; in the name of Bat-Chen together with the "Aharai" organization.

Our association organized workshops to promote coexistence and meetings between Arab and Jewish school. Together they planned and built a joint art project .

Our association took part in an Israeli – Palestinian Study Group under the sponsorship of UPS which was a joint venture between 'ESHED' , Israel, 'THE WAY' from the Palestinian Authority, and UPS (Pontifical Salesian University) in Rome

Our association has established a mixed group of Arab and Jewish women working together on an art project entitled:


Certificate of Good Standing
(Nihul Takin)
Financial Report (last tax year)   
Certificate of Financial Accounting
(Ishur Nihul Pinkasei Chesbonot)
Annual Report (last tax year) - Hebrew   
Certificate of tax-deductibility at source (Ishur Nikui Mas b'Makor)   
Annual Report (last tax year) - English   
Classification as non-profit organization (Sivug Malcar)   
Anticipated Budget (this coming year) - Hebrew   
Non-standard articles of incorporation
(Takanon Meuchad)
Anticipated Budget (this coming year) - English