OUR VALUES


Community-Centered


Build, nurture and participate in communities with shared vision and values, and develop partnerships with local organizations, schools, and at local, municipal, national and international levels.

Safety


Ensure the highest operational safety standards for participants and volunteers in all our programs, and initiate and engage in evidence-based advocacy on improving safety in all of Israel's bodies of waters.

Respect


Operate, collaborate and promote a culture of professionalism, self control and dignity; care and consideration for others in all our interactions including what we say, what we do and how we do it, so that we are exemplars to others.

Transparency


Be honest and open in all our dealings, within all roles and at all levels of the organization.

Diversity and Inclusion


Aim to reach and be accessible to all sectors of Israeli society.

Integrity and Sportsmanship


Demonstrate our commitment to honesty, fairness and teamwork, both in and out of the water and off the sand.

Sustainability


Safeguard the long term financial and operational viability and growth of ILSF, respect and care for the environment, and care for the long term wellbeing of the people in our organization.