50:50 Startups' inaugural class has created a diverse range of startups. From travel tech to ed-tech, our startups are challenging some of the biggest markets in the world and using the diversity of their founders to create cutting-edge businesses. A few examples are listed below.


Qusai (26) Palestinian

Tariq (23) Palestinian

Fehmi (21) Israeli

Avodeem is a new platform for laborers to find work. 

To start, they are focusing on workers crossing from the West Bank at Qalandia, who face impossibly long queues, bureaucracy, and job uncertainty on arrival. The new platform will facilitate and provide access to workers - starting mainly with Palestinian craftsmen - arriving in Israel by connecting them with Israeli employers who need labor.

BlockIt is an educational toy that makes learning more fun by turning the digital world into something you can touch, feel and play with.

Gal (38) Jewish-Israeli

Sally Arab-Israeli

Kareem (25) Jordanian-Israeli

Nicola (28) Arab-Israeli

Get Involved is an innovative way to support charitable causes beyond only money.


Get Involved integrates into social media, as well as hosting its content, and provides users with diverse options of contributing the community, such as volunteering, donating, supplying equipment, and more.

Omri (21) Jewish-Israeli

Ivan (20) Arab-Israeli