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Meet survivors and hear their stories Arrange a visit
Over 750 students and educators come to the Day of Learning See the video
Experience the Tauber Holocaust Library Learn more
JFCS Holocaust Center is Northern California’s primary resource for education about the Holocaust and other genocides.
Discover how history can change the way you see the world
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Book Signing with Gloria H. Lyon
11/20/16 1:00 pm
Please join us for a reading, book signing and reception for Gloria H. Lyon, author of “Mommy, What’s that Number on Your Arm? A-6374”
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Presentation about Poland & Holocaust History
11/1/16 5:00 pm
Please join us for a presentation from Dr. Jolanta Ambrosewicz-Jacobs, Director of the Center for Holocaust Studies at Jagiellonian University, Krakow
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The Children of Willesden Lane Bay Area BIG READ
Is your school participating in the BIG READ? Spaces are limited; sign up today!
Partnership with the USC Shoah Foundation
The JFCS Holocaust Center's Oral History collection has now been integrated into USC Shoah Foundation's Visual History Archive!
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"I've got to save these two bites of bread for tomorrow morning, because if I am able to put two bites of bread into my stomach, then I can start the day. "
"The man was beaten for six days solid. I didn't know a human being could stand that. And he still didn't die."
"I couldn’t rest unless I told my story, we need to teach the world what went on."
In 1943, 14-year-old Rywka, living in Poland’s notorious Lodz Ghetto, began to record her thoughts and dreams in a precious diary. It was found in 1945 in Auschwitz but kept hidden in darkness for 70 years.
more from the diary
We continue to remember
Programs offered by the JFCS Holocaust Center and Tauber Holocaust Library include the Manovill Holocaust History Fellowship, the William J. Lowenberg Speakers Bureau, the Day of Learning, the Oral History Project, the University Fellowships program, and The Next Chapter.

All of these programs are made possible by the generous support of our donors.

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