Creative-Ecological Commuity Center at the Foothills of the Gilboa, Israel



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  • Description


    we are two artists from israel. Avner is a sculptor and carpenter, can build anything and always give it an artistic twist. Tom is a painter and muralist, and also cooks yummie vegan/vegetarian food.
    both are interested in new cultures, languages, music, arts and permaculture. at home we live in a very special farm (read more about it in our host profile page

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    Art Projects
    Help with Eco Projects
    DIY and building projects
    Help around the house
    General Maintenance

  • UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN sustainablity goals this host is trying to achieve

    UN goals
    No poverty
    Zero hunger
    Good health and well-being
    Quality education
    Gender equality
    Clean water and sanitation
    Affordable and clean energy
    Decent work and economic growth
    Industries, innovation and infrastructure
    Reduce inequality
    Sustainable cities and communities
    Responsible consumption and production
    Climate action
    Life below water
    Life on land
    Peace, justice and strong institutions
    Partnerships for the goals
  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    The farm is still in the stage of building up and developping. You will have the chance to be part of the process which is exciting and interesting.
    You could learn about permaculture and experience alternative way of living in israel.

  • Help


    We need help with a variety of light building projects, using different materials, some gardening, cleaning and maintanence, and maybe some other stuff.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Hebrew: Fluent

  • Accommodation


    Various tents and huts are scattered around the farm and used as living spaces for residents, volunteers and guests. You can have your own private space, or sleep in the public spaces - indoors or outdoors - if you prefer. We share the kitchen, outdoor shower and compost toilets. Your food is on us, and we eat most of our meals together, mostly vegetarian.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    There are beautiful hiking trails in the area. The Gilboa mountain ridge is a special nature reserve. There are several natural springs in the region. A dip in the cool water of a spring is recomended at the end of a working day. A few minutes drive from the farm is Bet-Shean, with the impressive ruins of a big roman city.

    There is good public transportation, just a minute walk away.

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    A little more information

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    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    More than two

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    Hours expected

    4 hours a day, 5 days a week

Host ref number: 615518525342