Startup Nation For All
Appleseeds Academy's vision for Israel is technological equality for all. Appleseeds is an Israeli nonprofit that was founded in 2000 with the aim of bridging Israel's growing Startup Nation to underserved communities in Israel's social and geographic periphery. Appleseeds promotes digital equality in Israel by developing and implementing programs in the areas of technology, employment, and life skills.
Through its team of 250 professional instructors, Appleseeds works across Israel, from Kiryat Shmona to Eilat, reaching some 80,000 beneficiaries annually.
Training Hours Annually
Board of Directors
President and Founder
Ofer Sofer, Bezeq | Mike Bailey, Keren Hayesod | Itzhak Kaul, College for Management Academic Studies |
Chaim Bendelac, SAP | Greg Masel, Director General, Keren Hayesod |
Imad Telhami, Founder and CEO, Babcom | Elad Komissar, Strauss Group | Daniel Recanati, Founder, Rhodium |
Nadav Zafrir, Co-Founder and CEO, Team8 | Benny Moran, Appleseeds' First CEO |
Orly Friedman Marton, Microsoft