Religious communal settlement. Founded 1990 (by a group of Hesder yeshiva students in Karnei Shomron). Numbers about 200 national religious families. Located on the Tul Karem-Shechem highway (on the outskirts of Tul Karem, near the village of Shofeh). Mother cities – Kfar Saba and Netanya (most of the settlement’s residents work in or around these cities). The town is built on Administration of Abandoned Property lands, owned by the Land Redemption Fund.
Mailing address: Avnei Chefetz, D.N. Lev HaShomron, 44861
Community rabbi: Rabbi David Levy
Head of Secretariat: Tzvi Dardik
Assembly member: Ehud Studenia
Secretaries: Yaniv Peretz, Miri Gelber
Military Security Coordinator: Shlomi Cohen
Community Coordinator: Leah Sa’ad
Spokesperson: Hila Winograd Bisko
Youth Coordinator: Avichai Peretz
Community Emergency Team Chairman: Guy Zimmerman
Newsletter Editor: Meir Kalter
The town has six synagogues.
School – One for grades 1 to 6
Community center – at the edge of the rural neighborhood, very active and well maintained. Medical clinic, post office, market, two playgrounds, bomb shelters, caravans for the Bnei Akiva youth movement.
|Shomron Towns||Barkan||Har Bracha||Hinanit||Itamar|
|Avnei Chefetz||Bruchin||Elon Moreh||Ganim||Homesh|