Author, Dan Grunfeld, an accomplished basketball player, is the son of NBA legend and Gold Medalist, Ernie Grunfeld. In this multi-generational family epic, Dan tells his family’s remarkable story of how his
grandparents survived The Holocaust and created a new life in America. Dan tells how his father discovered the game of basketball in NY, which he shared with Dan.They are the only professional athletes in the
United States to have parents and grandparents who survived the Holocaust. The Game of Basketball had a deep and profound impact on the entire family bringing healing and hope.
Please Note: All teachers who are interested, no matter their grade or subject area, may register with their district supervisor for this event. Professional Development will be granted by The Vineland Public School District
for all teachers throughout South Jersey on this professional calendar day.
Teachers throughout the country are also very welcome to register for this live event.
The Science of Bystander Behavior
Lauren Bairnsfather, Executive Director of the Holocaust Center of Pittsburgh
We offer appreciation and many thank yous for an exceptional and informative presentation by
June 1, 2021
As the Executive Director of The Holocaust Center of Pittsburgh, Lauren
presented "the science of bystander
behavior" based on the research, and writings of
All registrants were provided with a link and password to view the award winning documentary,
ALTERNATIVE FACTS: THE LIES OF EXECUTIVE ORDER 9066
"We really need to change what it means to be an American."
Mika Osaki, from the documentary
No child should bear family separation.
This memorial to the 10,000 children separated from their families during the Holocaust stands outside a railway station in
No child should have to be left behind ~
A Teleconference: Camus' The Plague
"And since a dead man has no substance unless one actually sees him dead, a hundred
million corpses broadcast through history are no more than a puff of smoke in the imagination."
"This is the time when those who have nothing to do venture out on the boulevards. Most of them determined to counteract the
plague by a lavish display of luxury."
Albert Camus, THE PLAGUE
The South Jersey Holocaust Coalition partners with The Jewish Federation of Cumberland, Gloucester and
Salem Counties to offer educational opportunities to educators and the public on issues and themes related to the Holocaust.