Recommended Timetables for Volunteer Days

Scheduling principals:

  • Morning meeting time – recommended not before 9AM, the volunteers’ morning travel time to the meeting point can take even a few hours
  • Heat stress – Generally, in many places in Israel between April and October there is a difficulty in carrying out outdoor physical activity during the hours 11AM – 3PM
  • Daylight – During winter time (November-March) the daylight hours are gradually shortening and in its peak sunset is around 5PM

Single-day volunteering without lodging:

A typical summer-time single-day schedule (allows 5 net working hours):

A typical winter-time single-day schedule (allows 5 net working hours):

Single-day volunteering with lodging the night before:

A typical schedule (allows 5 net working hours):

Multi-day volunteering:

A typical summer-time day schedule as part of ongoing activity (allows 7 net working hours):

A typical winter-time day schedule as part of ongoing activity (allows 7 net working hours):