The Levi Lassen Foundation is an equity and philanthropy fund which was established in 1957 by Mr. Jacques Levi Lassen. The mission of the foundation is to provide subsidies to not for profit organizations which work to advance social and economic justice.


The Foundation supports organizations in in 3 focus areas, The Hague, Jewish Netherlands and Israël. Below you can click on the button with the focus area that applies to your project.

For projects in The Hague the Foundation focusses on organizations and projects in The Hague that are committed to social and economical justice.

The Foundation supports the Jewish community in The Netherlands with several projects. Projects against antisemitisme can also be submitted to the Foundation.

In Israel we support organizations that advance Ethiopian-Israeli women and men (ages 15-30), or specific projects that advance Ethiopian women and men (ages 15-30). The Levi Lassen Foundation also supports NGOs in Israel with a Dutch affiliation, with a strong emphasis on organizations that assist and care for elderly immigrants from The Netherlands.

Levi Lassen

The Levi Lassen Foundation is a Dutch public benefit institution. The Foundation has a board and 3 employees in the office. The board decides on the applications and keep in mind the current policy and the available financial means.