Merage Israel partners with innovative social entrepreneurs dedicated to the prosperity of the State of Israel and its people. Since its inception in 2000, Merage Israel has taken the lead in wide-ranging projects, providing support to thousands of families and individuals.
Building upon an extensive, successful entrepreneurial heritage, Merage Israel promotes the development of Negev through partnerships and collaboration within the community and government. All development and program efforts are conducted with the deepest respect for the land, its residents, and the diverse cultures that exist in the Negev.
Merage Israel works to encourage educational excellence, enrich cultural life, provide a wide range of employment opportunities, and develop high-quality residential areas with a multitude of community amenities throughout the Negev. We are focused on programs that accelerate the economic and business development of the region in order to ensure plentiful opportunities for employment for the current and future population of the region. The end goal is for the Negev to be a highly desirable, livable, and prosperous region by the year 2020.