A groundbreaking Bedouin leadership

that unites the Negev
.and strengthens Israeli society

About Us

Desert Stars is building a generation of Bedouin leaders to promote a thriving Bedouin community and a strong Israeli society. We empower mission-driven young people to realize their individual and collective potential as change-making leaders.

Our leadership and academic programs engage talented youth and young adults from tribes across the Negev:

Desert Stars Leadership High School (ages 14-18)

Rawafed Empowerment Center (ages 14-18)

Incubator for Leadership and Entrepreneurship
(ages 18-19)

Raidat Leadership Program for Women (ages 20+)

Desert Stars Alumni Program (ages 20+)

The Situation Today

Adults with a Post-Secondary Degree

Women Who Work

Average Monthly Income Per Capita

Negev Population


Jewish Israelis


Bedouin Israelis

We believe in community-led change that reflects community needs, values, traditions, and heritage.
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מרכז כוכבי המדבר, להב, ד.נ נגב 8533500

טלפון כללי: 08-929-8588

טלפון בית הספר: 08-9913391

דואר אלקטרוני: info@desertstars.org.il

مركز نجوم الصحراء، لاهاف، دن النقب 8533500

هاتف: 8858-929-08

رقم المدرسة: 9913391-08

E-ميل: info@desertstars.org.il

Desert Stars Center, Lahav, DN Negev 8533500

Phone: 08-929-8588

School: 08-9913391

E-mail: info@desertstars.org.il