Yom HaShoah

Yom HaShoah 2022: Everyone Has a Story

A Virtual Commemoration on April 27th


We hope you will join us this year to honor Holocaust remembrance with a Community Yizkor Service and Program and A Reading of the Names

Program: Memory, Morality, and This Moment in History

Dr. Anita Friedman in conversation with Yoav Potash, filmmaker, and Aaron Tartakovsky, community leader.



4:00 pm (PT)—Reading of the Names 

6:00 pm (PT)—Memorial Commemoration and Program



If you would like to make a tribute in memory of a loved one to support Holocaust education please go to https://holocaustcenter.jfcs.org/donate or send a check to JFCS, P.O. Box 159004, SF, CA 94115 or call Lois Wander at 415-449-1264.

The 2022 virtual commemoration of Yom HaShoah in San Francisco is presented by the Jewish Family and Children’s Services Holocaust Center in partnership with: American Jewish CommitteeThe Brandeis School of San FranciscoConsulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany, San Francisco Consulate General of Israel to the Pacific Northwest, The Contemporary Jewish MuseumFacing History & Ourselves, Goethe-Institut San FranciscoIsraeli American Council, Jewish Community Center of San Francisco, Jewish Community High School of the BayJewish Community LibraryJewish Community Relations Council, Jewish Partisan Educational FoundationJIMENA, New Lehrhaus , San Francisco Hillel, San Francisco Interfaith CouncilTaube PhilanthropiesKeshet: for LGBTQ Equality in Jewish LifeThe Center for Jewish Studies at UC DavisThe University of San Francisco’s Swig Program in Jewish Studies and Social Justice.

Participating congregations:

Congregation Adath IsraelCongregation Am TikvahCongregation Beth SholomCongregation Chevra ThilimCongregation Emanu-ElCongregation Ner TamidCongregation Sherith IsraelOr Shalom Jewish CommunitySha’ar Zahav.


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