Inspired by the vision of Alan Lazowski and established by the families of Holocaust survivors across Connecticut, Voices of Hope’s bold mission is to promote a culture of courage to stand up against hatred through Holocaust and genocide education and remembrance. Voices of Hope is a 501(c)(3) educational non-profit organization.
Today’s students are the last generation who will have the opportunity to meet a Holocaust survivor and experience firsthand testimony. Yet, even now, when we still have the survivors’ voices to speak, the world is forgetting. Results of the Holocaust Knowledge and Awareness Study commissioned by the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany were released in September 2020. Some of the findings include:
When these findings are examined in today’s context of growing antisemitism and societal divisiveness, the importance of our task is magnified.