Israel Hayom highlighted B’nai B’rith and Keren Kayemeth LeIsrael’s (KKL-JNF) upcoming joint Holocaust commemoration ceremony on Yom HaShoah.
The B’nai B’rith World Center in Jerusalem and Keren Kayemeth LeIsrael (KKL-JNF) will hold next week a joint Holocaust commemoration ceremony on Holocaust Martyrs’ and Heroes’ Remembrance Day.
Held for the 20th consecutive year, it is the only Holocaust event dedicated annually to commemorating the heroism of Jews who rescued fellow Jews during World War II.
Speakers in the ceremony will include Heritage Minister Rabbi Amichai Eliyahu; Sar-Shalom Jerbi, director, Education, and Community Division, KKL-JNF; Daniel Mariaschin, CEO, B’nai B’rith International; Ambassador of France to Israel H.E. Eric Danon and Professor Judy Tydor Baumel-Schwartz, director of the Finkler Institute of Holocaust Research at Bar-Ilan University.