"Hearing one person tell their story gave a completely different perspective to what happened, as it wasn't about statistics or about a nation as a whole, but one person who lost his family and home." ~O. Avery (student)
Submitted by Holocaust Aware... on Mon, 01/18/2010 - 11:33pm
The Holocaust Awareness Museum extended its Survivor Outreach program to sixth grade students at Visitation BMV School, Philadelphia, Tuesday morning, January 12, 2010. Ruth Hartz, Holocaust Survivor and Hidden Child, told her story to more than forty children at the invitation of Sister Dolores Egner, Principal and Emily Diefendorf, their teacher.
Submitted by Holocaust Aware... on Mon, 01/18/2010 - 11:32pm
Ruth Hartz, Holocaust survivor and Hidden Child, spoke to a combined eighth grade class at Congregation Beth Am in Jenkintown, PA., Tuesday evening, Jan.12, 2010. Hartz was invited by teachers Cindy Band and Rachel Frankel to tell her story of survival and sacrifice. Ms. Hartz’s appearance was sponsored by the Holocaust Awareness Museum as part of its Survivor Outreach Speakers Bureau.