Jam Ham - Haifa Youth Concert

The Haifa Cultural Foundation, in collaboration with the Haifa Municipality, supported the production of the "Jam Ham" concert, which took place at Gan Haem on September 28, 2021, under the artistic direction of Heidi Lipman Yosef and under the direction of Idan Alterman.

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December 2020

Support for What Will the Neighbors Say exhibition at the City Museum

Haifa Arts Foundation helped produce the exhibition What Will the Neighbors Say, in cooperation with the Association for LGBTQ People in Israel.

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November 2020

Rotem Gabay was the recipient of the 2020 filmmaking grant for her short feature film Whose Child Is This, set in Haifa.

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Music Scholarships 2020

Haifa Arts Foundation bestowed fifty scholarships to outstanding music students, ten from each of the following institutes:

  • Youval Music and Youth Orchestras Center
  • Dunie Weizman Conservatory of Music
  • The Rubin Conservatory of Music, Haifa
  • Alcarmel Music Association
  • Beat Music School

Because of the Corona virus, no ceremony took place this year.

Literature Creation Grant 2019

  • Four writers were granted by the Foundation for their literary works:
  • Susel Elisheva for "Choomi" (Prose)
  • Hannah Sequerra for " Voices From the Silent End" (Poerty)
  • Tali Amit – Kochavi for " There Are Sharks Behind the carousel" (Children literature)
  • Irit Weisman-Minkovitz for "The  Magician of Sleep" (Children literature)

Beit HaGefen. Assistance in producing Third Space exhibition

December 2018

The exhibition is the first of its kind in Israel and the flagship project of Beit Hagefen. Based on a long-term cooperation between the Education Department and Beit HaGefen's gallery, it is displayed in a specially renovated space within the building of Beit HaGefen's theater. The exhibition's artworks deal with the multiplicity of points of view and the different possibilities inherent in any joint space.

Continued support for a calligraphy workshop

May 2018

In 2018, the Foundation continued to support the activities of the calligraphy workshop guided by artist Kamil Dow. At the workshop, the attending Jewish and Arab schools students create calligraphy art together. The workshop lasts three months, in collaboration with the educational system.

Aiding the Scout Movement's Re'im Group

May 2018

In 2018, the Foundation—through Avner Foundation—granted financial support to the Scout Movement's Re'im Group in Haifa, for the continuation of the Group's activity.

Fifty scholarships to outstanding music students.


In a solemn ceremony that took place at Haifa City Hall's conventions hall Haifa Arts Foundation bestowed fifty scholarships to outstanding music students.

The outstanding students, managers of the centers, teachers and family members attended the ceremony.

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First prize to the play " Plasticine Prince"


In a ceremony that took place at Haifa Theater Hall, Haifa Arts Foundation awarded the first prize to the play " Plasticine Prince", the winner of   the Best Children's plays competition, at the     28 th Haifa International Children's Theater Festival.

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