The Navy’s Shayetet  3 and Daburim  Patrol Squadrons

Day in and day out, IDF soldiers like those in the Navy’s Shayetet 3 and Daburim Patrol Squadrons work hard to ensure Israel remains safe and its citizens remain unharmed. The Adopt a Brigade Program is a way to not just support these soldiers but to become one with them, celebrating yearly brigade milestones, holidays and more. Adopt a Brigade focuses on the DIGNITY Program, SPIRIT Program, the IMPACT! Scholarship Program, the Lone Soldiers Program and general wellbeing activities.

Adoption Cost: $390,000 per year ($1,170,000 over three years)

Shayetet 3 and Daburim Patrol Squadrons

The Shayetet 3 Squadrons (meaning missile boat squadrons) and the Daburim Patrol Squadrons (meaning hornet patrol squadrons), are two of the Israeli Navy’s most important units, patrolling Israeli waters and protecting civilians from harm. The Israeli Navy’s main objectives include the following:

  • To defend Israel’s territorial waters and protect it from threats emanating from the sea
  • To warn of impending warfare
  • To conduct search and rescue missions and special operations
  • To prevent the smuggling of weapons to terrorist organizations on Israel’s borders


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“The Paratroopers Brigade goes deep behind enemy lines, its soldiers doing everything to protect Israel in the moment of truth. Knowing there are people who appreciate this hard work and support us so strongly is truly heartwarming.”

Lt. Col. Guy Berger,
commander in the Paratroopers Brigade

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