Press Releases

Press Releases about activities and events of the Holocaust Awareness Museum and Education Center

2021

February 8, 2021 – Beth Or Sisterhood sponsors Day of Learning

2020

January 22, 2020 – Greater Philadelphia to Commemorate 75th Anniversary of Auschwitz Liberation

January 25, 2020 – Mullane: Holocaust survivor asks, “If we don’t remember, who’s next?”

March 8, 2020 – Amazon’s ‘Hunters’ Sparks Controversy

March 25, 2020 – Holocaust survivor Anneliese Nossbaum returned to Auschwitz for a final reckoning. It was the last journey of her life.

April 17, 2020 – Community Briefs: Holocaust Survivor Publishes Book and More

May 12, 2020 – Don’t ignore history: Holocaust education is essential

May 21, 2020 – Senate Passes National Holocaust Education Bill

May 28, 2020 – Opinion | Maintaining Holocaust Education in the Era of COVID-19

July 30, 2020 – Growth Prompts Holocaust Awareness Museum and Education Center to Relocate

August 12, 2020 – Holocaust Survivor Gunter Hauer Dies at 101

August 13, 2020 – Holocaust Survivor Manya Perel Dies at 97

August 21, 2020 – Holocaust Awareness Museum Finds New Home

September 10, 2020 – Educators Bring Holocaust Lessons Online

2019

October 28, 2019 – 58th Annual Silent Auction and Dinner Honors Congressman Brendan Boyle and Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick for their Holocaust education advocacy

September 8, 2019 – Local Holocaust Survivor to Celebrate 20th Anniversary of Book Publishing

May 13, 2019 – Local Holocaust Survivor to Recount Voyage of SS St. Louis on its 80th Anniversary

May 2, 2019 – National Council of Jewish Women – Greater Philadelphia Section To Be Honored at 7th Annual Educators Luncheon

2018

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June 23, 2018 – Holocaust Awareness Museum and Education Center Condemns Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg For Not Removing Holocaust Denial Content

May 3, 2018 – Local Holocaust Scholar To Be Honored at 6th Annual Educators Luncheon

March 3, 2018 – Local Holocaust survivor and liberator to recount their experiences

2017

November 23, 2017 – House of Representatives of Pennsylvania issues Citation in tribute of Deanne Comer

October 11, 2017 – Holocaust Awareness Museum and Education Center to hold its 56th Annual Silent Auction and Dinner

May 4, 2017 – Holocaust Awareness Museum and Education Center to screen two important Holocaust-related films

April 4, 2017 – Holocaust Awareness Museum and Education Center to hold its 5th Annual Educators’ Luncheon

January 12, 2017 – Holocaust Awareness Museum and Education Center is proud to announce its brand-new partnership with Microsoft Skype in the Classroom.

January 3, 2017 – Holocaust Awareness Museum and Education Center to sponsor Ms. Manya Perel, an Auschwitz survivor, to speak at the Northeast Sunrisers Rotary Club

2016

June 10, 2016 – Holocaust Awareness Museum and Education Center to host its annual Summer Music Festival

November 20, 2016 – Holocaust Awareness Museum and Education Center to sponsor Mr. David Tuck, an Auschwitz survivor, to speak to over 1,400 students

October 12, 2016 – Holocaust Awareness Museum and Education Center to hold its 55th Annual Auction and Fundraiser

July 25, 2016 – Holocaust Awareness Museum and Education Center Creates Holocaust Awareness Junior League and Embarks on Crowdfunding Campaign