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MD Yom Ha'Shoah Community Commemoration 2017

Sunday, April 23, 2017
1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Washington Hebrew Congregation's Bindeman Center
11810 Falls Road
Potomac, MD 20854

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The JCRC of Greater Washington's Community-Wide Holocaust Commemoration in Maryland

Displaced Persons - Struggles to Find a Home

For more information about scheduled events 
and to submit art, artifacts, or names please 
select the links below. 

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM 
Dor L’ Dor 
Intergenerational Discussions
with Holocaust Survivors 

Art & Artifacts Exhibit 
Submissions Welcome 

Unto Every Person There is A Name
coordinated by B'nai B'rith International 
Submit names

2:30 PM - 4:00 PM 
Teen Program 
Featuring Holocaust & modern day refugees 

Community-Wide Commemoration 
Displaced Persons - Struggles to Find a Home
Includes a memorial candle lighting, Kaddish, 
reflections, music, poetry, and recognition of our 
community's survivors. If you wish to be 
recognized, please sign up here or call the JCRC. 

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM 
Art & Artifacts Exhibit 

Sunday, April 23, 2017
Washington Hebrew Congregation's
Julia Bindeman Suburban Center

11810 Falls Road, Potomac, MD

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Honor the survivors, victims, and
heroes of the Holocaust.

Hear keynote speaker Marsha Tishler share remembrances of her experiences in a displaced persons camp.Consider the challenges faced by refugees then and now.

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Support the JCRC's Yom Ha'Shoah efforts today by donating at this link.
Those who contribute $250 or more will be acknowledged in the service program.

Find a list of all supporting organizations here.

To volunteer at Yom Ha’Shoah, please sign up here.

To learn more about the JCRC's Northern Virgina Community Holocaust Commemoration select this link

JCRC Holocaust Survivors Speaker's Bureau
The JCRC arranges for Holocaust survivor to share their living testimony with student and adult groups.  
For more information, contact Steve Adleberg, JCRC, Director of Education Outreach at 703-962-9232.

This event does not require an RSVP, but users who are registered to receive emails from JCRC can request event reminders.