Global Fund for Women Site Visits in Israel

       We have been traveling all over Israel, visiting some of the most incredible women activists. Every day is filled with inspiring stories, warm hugs and copious cups of delicious coffee. Below is a peek into some of the wonderful groups we've been visiting.

GUN FREE KITCHEN TABLES

This organization is working on decreasing the number of deaths that result when private security guards bring guns home through the implementation of disarmament regulations.

 Gun Free Kitchen Tables.  © Bowerbird Photography, 2014.

Gun Free Kitchen Tables. © Bowerbird Photography, 2014.

  Gun Free Kitchen Tables. © Bowerbird Photography, 2014.

Gun Free Kitchen Tables. © Bowerbird Photography, 2014.

KAYAN

Promoting empowerment and social activism of Palestinian women in Israel.

 Kayan.  © Bowerbird Photography, 2014.

Kayan. © Bowerbird Photography, 2014.

 Kayan.  © Bowerbird Photography, 2014.

Kayan. © Bowerbird Photography, 2014.

MUNTADA

Providing sexual health and reproductive education within the Arab community.

 Muntada.  © Bowerbird Photography, 2014.

Muntada. © Bowerbird Photography, 2014.

ASSIWAR - Arab Feminist Movement in Support of Victims of Sexual Assaults

Providing crucial support for victims of sexual and gender-based violence, and raising awareness to end violence against women.

 Assiwar.  © Bowerbird Photography, 2014.

Assiwar. © Bowerbird Photography, 2014.

MAAN

Supporting divorced Arab women and mothers that endure unfair stigma and challenges in their community.

 Maan. © Bowerbird Photography, 2014.

Maan. © Bowerbird Photography, 2014.

 Maan. © Bowerbird Photography, 2014.

Maan. © Bowerbird Photography, 2014.

AL-ZAHRAA

Advocating for the rights of Arab women politically, socially, and economically.

 Al-Zahraa.  © Bowerbird Photography, 2014.

Al-Zahraa. © Bowerbird Photography, 2014.

 Al-Zahraa.  © Bowerbird Photography, 2014.

Al-Zahraa. © Bowerbird Photography, 2014.

xoxo,

Ariel + Sam