Zimra Vigoda



Zimra Vigoda


Zimra Vigoda is AJEEC-NISPED’s Acting Director of Resource Development. Zimra was born in Budapest, Hungary and grew up in New York City. She holds a BA in communications and sociology from Brooklyn College and a JD.


After working in Hungary for two years, Zimra immigrated to Israel in 1994 and has 15 years of experience working with diverse non-profit organizations in Israel. Since 2009, she has been an active member of the AJEEC-NISPED resource development team.


Zimra and her family are also active in a Jewish-Arab community in Beer Sheva, the Hagar Association – Jewish-Arab Education for Equality. Prompted by her son Amit’s orthopedic impairment, Zimra is involved in special needs advocacy.



Languages: English, Hebrew, Hungarian.


View Zimra’s LinkedIn profile here.



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If you are visiting AJEEC-NISPED after hearing Amit Vigoda’s story, welcome! You can learn more about this brave boy – and his amazing mother – at the links below.