Community Holocaust Commemoration of Yom Hashoah

May 1, 2016 Boston Free 0
A rose that was left by a visitor hangs on the high voltage fence surrounding the Auschwitz concentration camp  (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)
A rose that was left by a visitor hangs on the high voltage fence surrounding the Auschwitz concentration camp (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

To honor local survivors of the Holocaust and to pay tribute to those who perished, the Jewish Community Relations Council and its partners invite you to attend: FROM HOLOCAUST TO NEW LIFE: HOW WILL WE REMEMBER? – a community commemoration of Yom HaShoah, on Sunday, May 1st, at 10:30 a.m. at Faneuil Hall in Boston.This year’s program will highlight the incredible lives survivorsbuilt after they escaped the unimaginable horror of the Holocaust. It will include first hand survivor testimony as well as reflections from future generations about how we keep the memory of this tragedy alive.THIS EVENT IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. Reservations are requested. Visit https://www.jcrcboston.org/events/yom-hashoah-2/ The event is presented in partnership with the AmericanAssociation of Jewish Holocaust Survivors and Descendants ofGreater Boston, Combined Jewish Philanthropies, Facing History and Ourselves, 3G, Jewish Family & Children’s Services, and the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

For additional information, contact Ellen Kaye at ekaye@jcrcboston.org

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When
Sunday, May 1, 2016, 10:30 am - 10:30 am
Where
Faneuil Hall

Boston, MA 02109
Price
Free

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