Ganacher – in Modi'in area is a a non-profit Israeli association running 5 Waldorf kindergartens (age group 2.5-7, about 140 kids), and a primary school (Alumot Waldorf School: classes 1-8 about 180 kids), in the new area of Modi'in, located between Jerusalem and Tel-Aviv.
Ganacher was established in September 2002 as a parent's initiative.
The purpose of the organisation, as was formulated in the association policies is:
"to establish and run Waldorf kindergartens and school in the values and spirit of the anthroposophy of Rudolf Steiner education, and promote anthroposophy and Waldorf education in the Modi'in area."
The Ganacher community families originate from about 20 cities belonging to 13 different councils/local authorities.