Amid the conflicts of our complex world, it’s incredibly important to encourage the thriving and peaceful coexistence of today’s Israeli youth – regardless of their ethnicity, social status, or creed. By participating in the Horseradish Challenge, you’ll play an active role in creating a more promising future for Israel’s next generation. Proceeds from the Challenge will support critical new pro-social initiatives at The Hebrew University focused on Israel’s youth:


First Star Academy-Jerusalem will empower foster youth – some of Israel’s most neglected and high-risk students – to achieve academic success and learn necessary life skills through an innovative residential program on the HU campus.

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The Center for the Study of Multiculturalism and Diversity is the Middle East’s first university-based initiative to promote civil society, democracy, and pluralism – with the vital mission of cultivating multicultural sensitivity and understanding among Israel’s future leaders.

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The Hebrew University of Jerusalem is Israel’s premier higher education institution, boasting an accomplished and diverse student population, best-in-class research capabilities, and an academic influence that spans the globe.