Tuesday, April 4 at 11:30 in the social hall. We’ll have a mock seder with a special lunch: chicken soup and matzah balls, gefillte fish and all the usual Seder foods. RSVP to the office by Monday the 1st. Suggested donation is $5.00.
This is a public recitation of the names of the victims of the Holocaust. This worldwide project is designed to perpetuate the memory of the Jewish victims of the Shoah as individuals. This reading gives us an opportunity to personalize the Holocaust, and to remember the victims as individuals whose lives were cut short by the […]
Sunday, April 23 at 2:00 we will be rededicating the Peoria Holocaust Memorial, followed by the annual Yom Hashoah program. This will all take place at our new location at the Peoria Riverfront Museum. The rededication will take place outside, the Yom HaShoah program will be inside. Our guest speaker this year is Mr. Manfred […]
The 2017 campaign in upon us. With your help we support Jewish education, care for our elderly, provide Jewish community with uplifting programs and social opportunities, we can rescue those in need, feed those who are hungry, provide for our children, and so much more. This video says it all. To make a donation go […]
Our human minds continually search for creative solutions to new challenges. The Peoria Holocaust Memorial – a collection of 11 million buttons, 6 million for the Jewish victims of the Holocaust and 5 million for other enemies of the Nazi state – is one of the most unique remembrances of and lessons on this tragic, […]
Over the next several months we will be cleaning and sorting buttons for the Peoria Holocaust Memorial, details are below. CHECK HERE FOR DATES AND TIMES AND SIGN UP SHEETS If you would like to bring in a group contact the office or Claudia (see below) Volunteers are needed to sort through buttons before […]