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 »
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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.
September 23rd is Holocaust Remembrance Day in Lithuania, commemorating the liquidation of the Vilnius Ghetto, located in present-day Lithuania. This year, September 23rd coincides with Yom Kippur, which is a day when we honor, repent, atone, and remember. It is a fitting day to remember the Lithuanian Jews. In 1941, 21,000 Jews were killed in… Read more »