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Umbrella organization of Jewish Communities in The Netherlands- (Nederlands-Israëlitisch Kerkgenootschap) (NIK)

The NIK is the umbrella organization of Jewish Comunities in The Netherlands. We represent 26 communities throughout the country. This makes the NIK the largest and oldest representative of organized Dutch Jewry.

We are active in the following fields:

  • religion
  • culture and education
  • spiritual counseling
  • care for about 200 Jewish cemeteries
  • organizations for children and youngsters
  • publication of Jewish books
  • services to Jewish communities and Jews in The Netherlands
  • public representation and advocacy