About Us

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Israel Relief Aid, R.A. is an Israeli Registered non-profit organization (Amuta) (Reg. #580 605 087) with a team of experts with experience in humanitarian aid for over 30 years, supplying humanitarian aid stations all over Israel — for new immigrants, the homeless, unemployed and single-parent familiesWe also supply to hospitals, children’s welfare villages, the IDF, Holocaust Survivor centers, facilities for the disabled and other institutions.

Our managerial-logistics professionals import large-scale aid and utilize innovative and cost effective methods – keeping running costs lower than normal with a funding rate of 80% towards aid containers themselves (equivalent to a high A+ rate).

  • Our team in Israel has a working relationship with government structures and a 16-year history of importing $ Millions of aid–515 large shipping containers.
  • Our team in Netherlands has its own logistics service, multiple warehouses, and experience in humanitarian projects in Europe/regional crisis areas (Ukraine and others), shipping containers of aid to over 40 countries, supplying loads of aid to the Red Cross and working in the field since 1993 — sending out tens of thousands of aid shipments.

Our directors have, amongst them, decades-long experience in humanitarian aid in Eastern Europe, are experienced organization leaders and are ardent supporters of Israel.


Max Veenstra, Chairman of Israel Relief Aid NetherlandsMax Veenstra, Chairman

Leszek David Lazowski - Board Member Israel Relief AidLeszek David Lazowski

Jack van der Tang - Board Member Israel Relief AidJack van der Tang

Advisory Subcommittee:

Johan Schreuders

Leonid Gourari

Nevill E. Smith


Jo Kaplan CEO Israel Relief AidJo Kaplan