Chevra–Israel Relief Aid
711 W. Main Street, Box 110
Ovilla, TX 75154

In Israel

Jo Kaplan, Chief Executive Officer
P. O. Box 190, Modiin, Israel
Tel: +972-50-487-8527

In Netherlands

Max Veenstra
Chairman The Netherlands
Tel: +31-65-052-5062

Latest Reports

What is a Winter Warm Campaign?

Israel, being a desert country, has at least 6 months a year of hot weather, but the winters (3 months’ duration) can get very, very cold, with snow on the mountaintops at various places. Hyperthermia is a real danger to…

Ukrainians: This is What We Do

Ukrainians: This is What We Do

In total, 71,000 immigrants entered Israel in 2022, many of them from Ukraine, escaping the Russia/Ukraine war.   Most came with only what they could carry in their arms. How is Israel Relief Aid helping them?  Both casual and dressy…

Something’s Missing at the Senior Center

Jo Kaplan, CEO of Israel Relief Aid visited the Lod Senior Center today and the following what they requested: In honor of January 27 International Holocaust Remembrance Day, Israel Relief Aid has been asked to provide curtains for the windows…

Two Families in Israel

This past week two different families were referred to me (which means they need some kind of humanitarian help). The first is a woman named Yehudit who lives near Bnei Brak in the central district. Her case is special because she…

Winter: Rain Deluge in Israel has Begun

In January Israel always is bracing cold and this year it began already in December. Two cases of hypothermia have been reported so far and the season has justbegun. That’s why annually in January Israel Relief Aid holds a Winter…

Message from the Chairman

Directors Max Veenstra, ChairmanJack van der TangDavid Lazowski In Israel Jo Kaplan, CEO AdvisorJohan Schreuders, AustriaNevill E. Smith, UKRalf Rosema, GermanyDr. Barri Cae Seif, USA Message from the Chairman Since the beginning of Israel Relief Aid in 2015, we have…

2022:  Post-Corona Worsening of Need

Shmuel, the manager of the Bat Yam Aid Center, talks about the people regularly coming into his aid center: pensioners, families with low monthly income/ family sickness or disability, Holocaust Survivors, and Russian/Ukraine immigrants When an immigrant comes in from…