AJEEC-NISPED: The Hura Womens Catering Enterprise (Al Sanabe...

AJEEC-NISPED: The Hura Womens Catering Enterprise (Al Sanabel)

The Hura Women’s Catering Enterprise (Al Sanabel) is The first social enterprise in the Bedouin community.

Al Sanabel: the Hura Women’s Catering Enterprise is a collaboration between AJEEC-NISPED the Bedouin township of Hura. This women’s catering business presently produces over 7,000 fresh and healthy hot lunches each day for schools in the region. Twenty-one Bedouin women, many of whom are single mothers, cook these meals creating a sustainable future for themselves and their children. The project's aim is to reach its full capacity of 10,000 meals in the near future.

This social enterprise is the first of its kind in the Bedouin community. Being a not-for-profit social enterprise makes this catering company unique. By the end of 2013, profits accrued will be reinvested to benefit the community.

  • 40% will go to the Hura Township, a partner in this enterprise, to finance betterment programs for the city

  • 40% will be designated for social projects of AJEEC-NISPED to continue fostering and expanding community enrichment programs

  • 20% will be devoted to projects determined by the women themselves that will better their local community and the communities that surround them

AJEEC-NISPED (Arab-Jewish Center for Equality, Empowerment and Cooperation and Negev Institute for Strategies of Peace and Development)
NISPED's mission is the promotion of peace and development, with a special focus on the civil society: the voluntary, people-centered, non-governmental groups and organizations concerned with conflict-resolution and with the advancement of sustainable human development. NISPED's particular concern is with societies in transition: from conflict to conflict resolution from dictatorships to democracies from poverty and dependence to social and economic advance from marginalized and passive ...
AJEEC-NISPED: The Hura Womens Catering Enterprise (Al Sanabel)


Website: http://en.ajeec-nisped.org.il/project/our-community-kitchen/