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Jewish Community Center of San Francisco
3200 California St, San Francisco, California 94118
The Future of Our Past
A Conversation about Memory and Testimony with Stephen Smith, USC Shoah Foundation, Followed by a Community Memorial Ceremony
Location: San Francisco Jewish Community Center
5:00 pm: Memorial Commemoration
Stephen Smith will discuss how our Holocaust survivor’s testimonies live on for future generations; followed by a Memorial Ceremony.
This community-wide event is free and open to the public but please register.
Keynote Speaker: Stephen D. Smith, Ph.D, is the Executive Director of the USC Shoah Foundation Institute for Visual History and Education, Los Angeles. Stephen is committed to making the testimony of survivors of the Holocaust and of other crimes against humanity a compelling voice for education and action. He has been a leader in Holocaust and genocide education and research for the last twenty years.
*To honor victims of the Holocaust, please either email their names to [email protected]
OR call Rabbi Daniel Isaacson at 415-449-1213.
PRESENTED IN PARTNERSHIP WITH Jewish Family and Children's Services’ HOLOCAUST CENTER, Lehrhaus Judaica, Jewish Community Center of San Francisco, JCRC of San Francisco, AND USC Shoah Foundation, IN COOPERATION WITH SAN FRANCISCO SYNAGOGUES, SCHOOLS, AND OTHER COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS.