How did it all start
Shirley Winner - Social entrepreneur, special mom, educator and music enthusiast who dreamt of combining all her passions in a non-profit promoting music education for all.
Roy Tal - social entrepreneur, musician and producer, created the Akim Tel Aviv ensemble and realized his dream to bring the gift of music to everyone.
Shirley and Roy met through a post on Facebook and the dream of IMAGINE became a reality.
IMAGINE was established in 2014, aiming to promote strategies for empowerment through music for various populations in need of a positive and inspiring experience.
Music can change people and therefor change the world
Develop and operate innovative
and inclusive pedagogies in
music education, focusing on strengthening life skills
Lead the STEAM movement in Israel, calling for adding arts as a core subject to STEM curriculum, thus making it well rounded and nurturing 21st century skills
Sharing IMAGINE's unique knowledge and experience with educators, caregivers, therapists and families in Israel and around the world