Hashomer Hatzair UK is a Jewish education-focused charity devoted to promoting peace, reconciliation, as well as coexistence and bridging of cultures, religions and languages. By collaborating with a range of local, national and international organizations to put on engaging events, and by providing grants for students, HaShomer HaTzair encourages, emphasizes and facilitates youth and community engagement in issues of social justice, and peace building.
Hashomer Hatzair UK focuses on using innovative advocacy, public education and youth engagement campaigns to catalyze social change for a more just society characterized by inspired, respectful, and understanding communities.
Founded in 1971, Hashomer Hatzair UK upkeeps a link with the Israeli youth movement of Hasomer Hatzair as well as with other Hashomer Hatzair movements around the world.
Vision & Mission
- Strong, connected communities engaged in the celebration of Jewish values, history and culture
- Religious, cultural, social and racial harmony in the communities where Hashomer Hatzair works and worldwide.
- Facilitating access to education for young people through grants and funding opportunities.
- Strengthening communities, and providing opportunities for cultural and educational events by providing venues and financial support.
- Informing the wider public through innovative advocacy and information campaigns.