Never Forget | Yom HaShoah
  • Never Forget | Yom HaShoah

    Yom HaShoah, also known as Holocaust Remembrance Day, occurs on the 27th of Nisan. Shoah, which means catastrophe or utter destruction in Hebrew, refers to the atrocities that were committed against the Jewish people during World War II. This is a memorial day for those who died in the Shoah. The Shoah is also known as the Holocaust, from a Greek word meaning "sacrifice by fire."

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  • A Poem of Belief by a Jewish Prisoner in a Nazi Concentration Camp

    "I believe in the sun
    even when it is not shining
    And I believe in love,
    even when there's no one there.
    And I believe in God,
    even when he is silent.
    -– Uknown

  • Light Up the World

    "How does one mourn for six million people who died? How many candles does one light? How many prayers does one recite? Do we know how to remember the victims, their solitude, their helplessness? They left us without a trace, and we are their trace."
    -- Elie Wiesel
    Light A Memorial Candle

  • First They Came

    "First they came for the Socialists, and I did not speak out—
    Because I was not a Socialist.
    Then they came for the Trade Unionists, and I did not speak out—
    Because I was not a Trade Unionist.
    Then they came for the Jews, and I did not speak out—
    Because I was not a Jew.
    Then they came for me—and there was no one left to speak for me." --MARTIN NIEMÖLLER

  • John H. Krystal, M.D.

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  • Get Educated

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  • Holocaust survivor Andy Sarkany at Quinnipiac University's WW2R

    Walking side by side under cold rain, Holocaust survivor Andy Sarkany relays his testimony as a toddler in the Budapest Ghetto.

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    Walking side by side under cold rain, Holocaust survivor Andy Sarkany relays his testimony as a toddler in the Budapest Ghetto.

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    Walking side by side under cold rain, Holocaust survivor Andy Sarkany relays his testimony as a toddler in the Budapest Ghetto.

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Life before the Holocaust

Courtesy of yadvashem.org

Holocaust Initiative Fund

Holocaust survivors deserve to live out their final years with dignity and respect.