The Possible Society of California 501(c)3

Education for Peace and Well-being


Never before have Israeli Jewish children commuted to an Arab town to join with local kids in a combined school: Hand in Hand (

"There is no reason we can’t bridge ideological gaps between these two populations to create a pluralistic, harmonious society."
- Muataz Arshid, Hand in Hand Jerusalem School graduate

"Being part of Hand in Hand is a conscious choice, filled with hope, because I know that for life to be better here one day, we must build it with our own hands.”
- Gili Rei, Mother and Parent's Committee Member

As we teach our children to respect and appreciate the cultures, traditions and history of the other, we also help them strengthen their own identity... and learn to live together.

The yoga class is one more way to help students develop friendships, and mutual trust.