Yom HaShoah

The Council is proud to co-sponsor the annual County-Wide Holocaust Commemoration, along with the Holocaust and Human Rights Education Center.


The 2017 commemoration took place on Monday, April 24, 12:00-1:00pm at the Garden of Remembrance in White Plains. The program included a procession of 23 of Westchester's rescued Holocaust Torahs as well as remarks by guest speaker Esther Geizhals, a Holocaust survivor.

Click here to view photos.
Click here to read more about the rescued Torahs.

To view Yom HaShoah/Holocaust commemorations that were hosted by our member organizations, click here