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JFCS Holocaust Center is Northern California’s primary resource for education about the Holocaust and genocide.
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Day of Learning: See the Video Trailer
This year's Day of Learning will take place in March 2019. We look forward to seeing you there!
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Partnership with the USC Shoah Foundation
The JFCS Holocaust Center is now a full access site for the USC Shoah Foundation's collection of 55,000 oral histories!
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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."
RYWKA'S DIARY
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.
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The JFCS Holocaust Center is a program of Jewish Family and Children’s Services of San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin and Sonoma Counties. We are dedicated to the remembrance, research, documentation, and education about the Holocaust and patterns of genocide.

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