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Yom HaShoah Commemoration

Minnesota Hillel
Event organized by Minnesota Hillel

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Please join Minnesota Hillel, AEPi, and SAEPi to honor the heroes of resistance and commemorate the 6,000,000 Jewish victims of the Holocaust on Yom HaShoah, Holocaust Remembrance Day.

7:30: March from AEPi to MN Hillel
7:45: Candlelight vigil
8:15: Speaker and Discussion with Jeffrey Gingold, author of “Tunnel, Smuggle, Collect: A Holocaust Boy”

Jeffrey Gingold is an internationally acclaimed and award winning author who has been featured on several national television and radio shows, as well as in magazines and global publications. He will discuss his father Sam Gingold’s experiences during the Holocaust. Sam Gingold was only 7 years old in 1939 when Germany invaded Poland. Sam and his family were taken to the Warsaw Ghetto, where he helped his family survive by smuggling food and medicines.