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November 2021

Thank you to everyone that participated in the first annual Journey For The Living!  JFTL was a huge success with close to 300 participants we walked nearly 8,000 miles and raised over $50,000!  Way to go!

If you would like to participate in next year's Journey For The Living to take place November 2022 email us to get on the list for registration.  

Journey For The Living is a fitness challenge to walk, run, or ride at least 15 miles during the month of November to raise money and awareness for Holocaust education. Click here for more information


Are you a teen about to become a Bar or Bat Mitzvah? 


Are you looking for a Mitzvah Project? 


Take The Journey and join the JFTL Mitzvah Project.  Click here for more information

TEACHER RESOURCES WEBINAR SERIES  -  This informational webinar is a collaboration between the MSHEF and a guest organization.  Teachers will have the opportunity to learn about programs available to them and how they can afford to bring them into their classrooms.  Open to Teachers  and educators. Thank you to our generous sponsors Wells Fargo Advisors and Nancy & Andrew Wayne Family.
September 22, 2021 @ 5:00pm EST - Anne Frank Center for Mutual Respect
October 20, 2021 @ 5:00pm EST - Simon Wiesenthal Center, Combat Hate
November 17, 2021 @ 5:00pm EST - Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center

If you missed any of the above webinars please email us to get a recording of the event

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Did you miss the 2021 Virtual Gala?  Watch it now!

If you would like to schedule a virtual or in person visit with Holocaust survivor, Mark Schonwetter please email