Expanding Youth Horizons

 Project Name / Target Age



Annual Cost 

IAF Center Youth Education Program 

Ages 16-18

The National Youth Leadership Program reaches out to youth from minorities.  The participants gain motivation for military service while improving discipline and teamwork and improving physical fitness.

The program targets students from Christian and Bedouin  communities from Israel’s North and South as well the center of the country for  youth at risk.

 4 instructors

(2 Arabic speakers)



IAF Center Youth Corps

Ages 16-18

The IAF Center Youth Corps prepares young Israelis ages 16-18 for meaningful army service through a comprehensive educational program and intensive physical training. Highlights include a 3-day boot camp.


 2 IAF instructors



One-Day Seminar

IAF personnel

For all air personnel in IAF units (technicians, pilots, etc.) They learn about IAF values, heritage and exceptional missions.

 Team of lecturers



Escape Room


Participants hone their skills in an innovative game-playing environment. Strengthens commitment to military service by teaching leadership and decision-making. 


$75,000 total


$10,000 per year


Heritage Room

Teaches visitors to the IAF Center about the history of the Israel Air Force through an interactive touch screen room.

2 Instructors



Simulator Training Experience

Ages 16-18

Enables four hundred youth to participate in flight simulator training (over 40 training sessions annually)




One-Day Seminar for Bereaved Widows and POWs

Participants learn how to cope with loss and bereavement.  Topics include heritage,  values etc.

 Team of lecturers



IAF Bereaved Families Annual Hanukah Event

Children’s show, games, food, and an inspiring candle-lighting ceremony strengthen the morale of bereaved families and honor their sacrifice.




IAF Bereaved Families

 Annual Family Retreat

Brings together bereaved families for three days of recreational activities, therapeutic experiences and bonding.



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