CONNECTIONS 2017

Majed Mohammed Abu Bala

Founder, A Step Forward for the Promotion of Education in Rahat
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Majed Mohammed Abu Bala

Majed Mohammed Abu Bala lives in Rahat and holds an M.A. in Business Administration and Economics. He is a graduate of the JDC-Israel leadership management program and various entrepreneurship and municipal administration programs. In 2000, Majed founded “A Step Forward for the Promotion of Education in Rahat” and serves as the volunteer director. The organization works to develop financial and social empowerment centers for women in Rahat and trains youth towards social leadership. Majed worked for many years with youth, both in promoting and accompanying projects in Rahat and as a counselor.