Holocaust Commemoration and Education

Holocaust commemoration and education is paramount to ensuring that the tragedy of the Holocaust is never forgotten and its lessons are passed to the next generation.

Shoah Week


Yom HaShoah, or Holocaust Remembrance Day, commemorates the lives and heroism of Jewish people who died in the Holocaust.




In November, we observe the anniversary of Kristallnacht, which was widely considered to be a major turning point in Hitler’s campaign to annihilate the Jewish people.



The Jewish Federation of Winnipeg continually advocates for increase Holocaust education on Manitoba’s schools, as part of the Province of Manitoba’s Diversity Education curriculum.




Proper educational resources are critical in teaching the next generation about the Holocaust and promoting its remembrance. Here you will find links to organizations and resources dedicated to effective Holocaust education.

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