According to an audit performed by the Accountant General, NGOs received billions of shekels illegally in 2006.
The audit revealed that in a large number of elementary schools, nearly all in the ultra-Orthodox school system, students were held back a year - but only on record, which enabled the institutions to obtain extra budgeting.
This practice continued for six years, and resulted in a hefty amount - NIS 50 million of ill-begotten funding. In another instance, the principal of a school was arrested one year ago, following a complaint filed to the police, on the suspicion that he had received more than a million shekels from the Ministry of Education by falsely reporting on students and teachers.…
What can be said about this except that we should stop funding all haredi institutions immediately. They do not deserve our tax dollars or our donations.