Annual Westchester Countywide

Yom Hashoah Holocaust Commemoration

Keeping the Memory Alive: Generation to Generation

 

The Holocaust & Human Rights Education Center and Westchester Jewish Council present the Annual Westchester Countywide Yom Hashoah Holocaust Commemoration each April.

This year, the event will have a keynote by a Holocaust survivor and a procession of rescued Holocaust Torah scrolls. We will be commemorating more than 11 million victims of Nazi genocide, including six million Jews.

It will be held in the beautiful Holocaust & Human Rights Education Center's Garden of Remembrance, located at 148 Martine Avenue, White Plains. See our Events page for more details.

Co-hosted by:

 

William H. Donat Commemoration

In conjunction with Iona College

Each year, we bring a distinguished lecturer to commemorate Yom Hashoah.

Past guest speakers include:

Dr. Annamaria Orla-Bukowska

Social Anthropologist

Institute of Sociology at Jagiellonian University, Krakow

Andrew Nagorski

Award-Winning Journalist and Author