The Myers-JDC-Brookdale Institute is Israel’s leading center for applied research on social policy and services, serving Israel, the Jewish world, and the international community.
Our mission is to increase the effectiveness with which society addresses critical challenges to enhance the well-being of, and expand opportunities for, its most vulnerable members.
Since 1974, we have been involved in Israel’s most important national social initiatives, using cutting-edge research to contribute to many significant social policy and program reforms in Israel.
In this way, we have contributed to broad positive change in Israeli society.
- A knowledgeable expert
- An independent voice
- An international leader
- A vital resource for the global Jewish community
MJB makes a difference by…
Producing independent, relevant, and trusted information
Engaging intensively with strategic national and local decision makers
Promoting actions based on research findings
Exchanging experience with the Jewish world and the international community
Serving Israel and the Jewish world
The Myers-JDC-Brookdale Institute is an independent, non-profit partnership between the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee, the Government of Israel, and the David and Inez Myers Foundation.