The Institute for Holocaust Education in Omaha, Nebraska included a Memory Project workshop in their Art and the Holocaust program. When Sina Blanker, a survivor from their community, visited the Institute to look at the finished art projects, she was excited to recognize one of them as her father, Simon Gelbart. It is so meaningful… Read more »
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For more than seven years the Memory Project has been generating compassion, creativity and connection around the globe. Our exhibits and workshops are all possible because of you. Every donation we receive before the end of the year will be matched dollar for dollar up to $25,000 by a very generous donor. No gift is… Read more »
One face, one story at a time With nationalism, xenophobia and anti-Semitism on the rise, there has never been a greater need to use our creativity to bridge cultural differences. For more than eight years, The Memory Project Productions has been helping people of all ages feel their place in history and find empathy for… Read more »
We recently came across a poem written by one of our featured subjects, Elly Berkovitz Gross. Elly has written and contributed to multiple books about her experience during the Holocaust. Read her beautiful poem below, and find her books here and here.