KMC Israel Friends Association



The Friends of Kaplan Medical Center Association – Because we care!

Who we are:

For more than two decades, The Friends of Kaplan Medical Center’s activity, a non-profit organization, has been dedicated to building, purchasing medical equipment and improving hospitalization conditions. Many efforts are invested in raising funds and raising awareness to these needs. 

Mr. Haim Danon

Haim Danon is the CEO and owner of the Comesco in Israel, importers of engineering equipment and building supplies.  Mr. Danon served in the IDF (Israel Defense Forces) as an officer in the Armored Corps.  He served as the sales manager of Comesco, prior to becoming its owner.  He currently serves as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Israeli Friends Association of the Kaplan Medical Center.


Board Members:

Adina Paldi Adv. Moshe Goldberg Amir Ben Ari Amnon Rogev
Bella Ovadia Benzi Grabht David Tsory Debbie Rozman Shaked
Dr. Carlos Gruzman Elimelich Catz Erez Gilad (Auditing) Gilad (Gili) Cohen
Igal Ovadia Jacob Liron Jacob Raz Jacob Sendler
Jacob Tadmor Kobbi Livne Menahem Maudi Moshe Brot
Moshe Terry Nir Ben Dov Ofra Elul Orna Liberman
Pnina Blum Prof. Asher Tishler Prof. Doron Lantset Prof. Raphi Goren
Rami Nahum Reuven Goldberg Riva Elad Ronnie Forrer
Ruchama Roniuk Silvia Gornstien Simcha Orlev (Treasurer) Varda Mor
Yechezkel Harmelech Yigal Shreiber Yossef Hecht Ziv Elul

Some of our achievements:

  • Purchasing the first CT scan.
  • Establishing the Catheterization unit.
  • Assisting the oncology unit to transit to its new building.
  • Purchasing Sweat-test equipment to diagnose CF in children.
  • Purchasing a Respiratory machine.
  • Supporting research in Tuberculosis.
  • Establishing a unit for bone infections treat at the orthopedic ward.
  • Purchasing a laparoscope.
  • Renovating the Hematology department.
  • Renovating the child development center.
  • Participating in the institution of the oncology pharmacy etc.
  • Assisting with the purchase of a surgical microscope for the Department of Ophthalmology.
  • Purchasing of new essential medical equipment for the new Intensive Care Unit.
  • Financing of special services for HIV patients at the “Neve Or” institute.

What more is needed?

  • Complete the new Pediatric building
  • Purchase of new Ultrasound machine for the Breast Health Center
  • Medical equipment for the operating rooms.
  • Continue supporting the newly departments with additional medical equipment.

For further Information and Donation Please Contact:

Friends of Kaplan Medical Center association.

Tel: 972-8-9441490  ||  Fax: 972-8-9418358  ||  E- Mail: