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+3 million

ORT’s efforts enable students around the world to be successful and live independently

For more than

135 Years

ORT has provided education for millions to meet the competitive needs of their societies.

We Work in over

37 Countries

With programs in nearly every corner of the world, we are a global organization serving all.

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70-for-70 Mission to Israel

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To be an ORT student and part of a global education movement is bigger than my school in Kishinev. I know that thousands of students like me are learning the same values and life skills.

Lidia Gangan Student, ORT Herzl Technology Lyceum Kishinev, Moldova
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ORT Students in Russia Celebrate Israel and Do Good Deeds
30 April 2018

Students from two ORT schools in Russia just had two occasions to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the State of Israel and the importance of doing good deeds. The student body of the ORT de Gunzburg School came out in full force for the recent St. Petersburg Yom Ha’atzmaut (Israel Independence Day) community festival, #IsraelOpen, …

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Join Us as We Celebrate International ORT Day April 25
25 April 2018

For the first time, the ORT network will unite for an international celebration honoring its past, celebrating its future and bringing together ORT students and teachers around the world. The main goal of the day is to build awareness of ORT history and its role in the world today. Students will uncover their local ORT …

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Three ORT Educators Receive Coveted Cisco Award
13 April 2018

An important aspect of the ORT educational network in Russia is its focus on science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) instruction. With an economy driven by technological advances and the information technology sector in Russia rapidly accelerating its development, ORT programs and courses provide students with relevant skills and an edge for the competitive employment …

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Education is key to advancement; but for disadvantaged students worldwide, educational opportunities and hope for a better life do not present themselves so readily. ORT America changes that.  Our supporters understand the role education plays in transforming one’s life, and how ORT programs make a difference. Through education, we enrich the lives of over 300,000 beneficiaries across the globe and make the world a better place.

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