“Tolerance is what keeps humanity together, I believe.”

—Anne Willem Meijer, Member of the Dutch Resistance

The Future of Holocaust Memory

Wednesday, April 9, 2014,  7:00pm   University of Cincinnati-Blue Ash (Muntz Hall 119) 9555 Plainfield Road, Cincinnati, OH 45236 Holocaust memory is a creature of film, television, radio, architecture, and the print media. How will Holocaust memory fare in the era of digital interactive media? Considered from an ethical perspective, Holocaust memory is not a value in and of itself. How and...
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4th Annual Great Human Race

Date: Sunday, June 1st, 2014 Location: CHHE 8401 Montgomery Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45236 Time: Registration starts at 9:00am on the Montgomery Road side entrance. The race will begin promptly at 10:00am.  Route: The race will leave and circle back to CHHE which is located at 8401 Montgomery Rd., Cincinnati, OH 45236.   Please join us for the 4th Great Human Race! Your admission supports The...
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Yom Hashoah

Mayerson JCC 8485 Ridge Road, Cincinnati, OH   2:00pm The annual commemoration of the Shoah includes a candle lighting by survivors, prayer and a moving program that remembers the lives lost during the Holocaust and honors the lives saved. This year we invite all descendants of survivors to light candles, at the end of the program, in memory of their loved ones.   Keynote presenter is Rabbi...
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Besa Film Screening

Mayerson JCC in partnership with The Center for Holocaust and Humanity Education, present two screenings of the film Besa: The Promise. This is the remarkable story of the Muslim men and women of Albania who saved the lives of nearly 2,000 Jews during World War II is told through the prism of two men. One is an Albanian Muslim who must fufill his “besa” — an honor code; the other is an American...
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Robbed of Our Name

Saturday, January 25, 2014 7:30pm Temple Sholom 3100 Longmeadow Lane, Cincinnati, OH   Join The Center for Holocaust and Humanity Education, Temple Sholom and Elementz: A Place for Hip Hop and Respect, to commemorate the United Nations’ International Holocaust Remembrance Day. Elementz artists of Cincinnati’s Studio Kre8v will debut a concert of original hip-hop dance which...
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Rwanda Commemoration

The Power of Presence: Commemorating the Rwandan Genocide 20 Years Later AN EVENING WITH CARL WILKENS Thursday, February 27th, 6:00 pm The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center 50 E. Freedom Way, Cincinnati, OH 45202 Join The Center for Holocaust and Humanity Education at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center for An Evening with Carl Wilkens. Carl will discuss his experience as...
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