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VA Yom Ha'Shoah Community Commemoration 2017

Sunday, April 23, 2017
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia
8900 Little River Turnpike
Fairfax, VA 22031

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Northern Virginia's 2017 Holocaust Commemoration

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. 

4:30 PM - 6:30 PM 
Community Art & Artifacts Exhibit 
Submissions welcome 

Unto Every Person There Is A Name
Coordinated by B'nai B'rith International 
Submit Names

Teen Program 
"Displaced Persons" featuring Holocaust and 
modern day refugees. RSVP Online

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM 
"Displaced Persons -  
Stuggles to Find a Home" 
Discussion with a Holocaust survivor and a 
 modern day refugee. Moderated by HIAS 

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM 
Community-Wide Commemoration 
Original readings, dance, music, a candle 
 lighting by survivors, Holocaust Mourners' 
Kaddish, and recognition of our community's 
 If you wish to be recognized, please 
sign up here or call the JCRC. 

1Sunday, April 23, 2017
  Jewish Community Center of Northern Virginia
 8900 Little River Turnpike, Fairfax, VA


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

Hear HIAS moderated discussions with a local Holocaust survivor and a modern day refugee.

 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.

To volunteer at Yom Ha’Shoah, please click here.

To learn more about the JCRC's Community-Wide Holocaust Commemoration in Maryland 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.