Be The Key Celebration Of Hope 2020


  • Rev. Dr. Mitri Raheb
  • Travel Guru, Rick Steves
  • Dar al-Kalima University Students
  • Lutheran Pastor, Nadia Bolz-Weber
  • Bright Stars Board Members & Ambassadors
  • Social Justice Activist, Rev. Dr. Iva Carruthers
  • Dar al-Kalima University updates from President Mitri Raheb
  • First Women of Vision Scholarship awarded to Carla Gedeon

“Our aim is that our people, who admire stars, will dare to look up and dream, to believe in goals to strive for, and develop a new sense of hope, community, beauty and faith.”

– Rev. Dr. Mitri Raheb, President

An Overview of Bright Stars of Bethlehem

Latest News Updates

Rick Steves invites you to Be The Key

Travel Guru, Rick Steves invites you to Be The Key at the Celebration of Hope 2020.

Palestinian Hope Unlocked

Resilience and hope amidst trauma is a common thread among Dar al Kalima’s students, because of friends like you. Your gift during our #BeTheKey campaign will help to unlock hope for students like Carla, the next generation of creative leaders in Palestine.

Hope Amidst Looming Annexation

We witnessed Sandra’s hope during our last virtual session of Palestine Under Double Lockdown: Annexation and the Creative Response.

Upcoming Events

See where Bright Stars will be in the upcoming months.


In the News

The latest information from Palestine.