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  • 2015 Rescuer/Survivor Reunion

    A Holocaust survivor from Haifa, Israel, will be reunited with his rescuer on Wednesday, December 2, at JFK International Airport in New York. The Jakubowski family rescued Michael Hochberg 68 years ago during the Holocaust.
  • JFR's 2015 New York Dinner Honoring Roman R. Kent

    The Jewish Foundation for the Righteous (JFR) will honor Roman R. Kent, with its Recognition of Goodness Award on Monday, December 7 at 6:30 p.m. at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel, New York. Kent is being honored for his life’s work on behalf of aged and needy Righteous Gentiles and Holocaust survivors at the organization’s annual dinner.
  • JFR's 2015 Goldman Award

    The Jewish Foundation for the Righteous (JFR) will present its 2015 Robert I. Goldman Award for Excellence in Holocaust Education to Frances Kennedy from Palm Beach Gardens, Florida.
  • JFR's 2015 Summer Institute for Teachers

    The Jewish Foundation for the Righteous (JFR) has selected 30 middle and high school teachers from eight U.S. states and Croatia, Hungary, and Poland, as 2015 Alfred Lerner Fellows to delve into the complex history of the Holocaust as well as learn new teaching techniques for introducing the subject of the Holocaust into their classrooms. The Summer Institute, an intensive five day course, was held at Columbia University from June 21st through June 25th.
  • JFR's 2015 Sonder Award

    The Jewish Foundation for the Righteous (JFR) awarded its 2015 Eduard Sonder Scholarship to Kelly Webeck, an outreach and history literacy instructor for the Houston Center for Photography. The Holocaust Museum Houston nominated Webeck to attend the JFR’s 2015 Summer Institute for Teachers held annually at Columbia University, where the award will be presented.
  • JFR's 2014 Goldman Award

    The Jewish Foundation for the Righteous (JFR) will present its 2014 Robert I. Goldman Award for Excellence in Holocaust Education to Jill Tejada from Livingston, New Jersey.
  • JFR's 2014 Rescuer Luncheon in Warsaw

    The Jewish Foundation for the Righteous will honor 52 righteous gentiles at one of the largest-ever gatherings of Holocaust rescuers in Warsaw, Poland.
  • JFR Charity Knitting/Crocheting Project

    Tampa resident Mary Ann Jorgensen helps The Jewish Foundation for the Righteous launch their Charity Knitting/Crocething project.

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