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Sep 17
Chuck Fishman Photography Exhibit: A Portrait of Polish Jews
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Legacy of Jan Karski Conference starts Nov. 20

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"Karski’s Mission" Called “Crisp, Bold, and Simple”

March 21, 2016

“Karski’s Mission: To Stop the Holocaust” has been recently introduced to Littleton High School (Littleton, MA) students by their history teacher Mrs. Susan Harvey. The students were taken in by the fast-paced story and the appealing illustrations, and have shared their impressions with the Foundation.

Students Test Their Knowledge about Karski at a Fair Organized by the Forum for Dialogue Among the Nations

Students Test Their Knowledge about Karski at a Fair Organized by the Forum for Dialogue Among the Nations

March 15, 2016

Fundacja Edukacyjna Jana Karskiego (FEJK), the Warsaw-based sister organization of the Jan Karski Educational Foundation, participated in a fair for non-profits, organized by the Forum for Dialogue Among Nations on March 8 at the Grand Theatre-National Opera.

Insights into Karski’s Intriguing Personality

Insights into Karski’s Intriguing Personality

March 11, 2016

E. Thomas Wood, Jan Karski’s biographer, author of "Karski: How One Man Tried to Stop the Holocaust" spoke about his encounters with Karski at Manhattan College in Riverdale, NY.

Success of the Karski Documentary in Russia

Success of the Karski Documentary in Russia

February 23, 2016

“Karski & The Lords of Humanity” has enjoyed a tremendous success at numerous Russian cities since its Russian premiere on January 27, which marked the International Holocaust Remembrance Day.

Do Not Remain Silent

Do Not Remain Silent

February 18, 2016

The celebrated exhibition honoring the life and legacy of Jan Karski, "The World Knew: Jan Karski’s Mission for Humanity" opened on February 9 at the Holocaust, Genocide and Interfaith (HGI) Education Center at Manhattan College (MC) in Riverdale, NY, during an event organized in collaboration with the Jan Karski Educational Foundation.

Karski Bench Unveiled - Carrying on the Responsibility to Honor and Promote

Karski Bench Unveiled - Carrying on the Responsibility to Honor and Promote

February 10, 2016

Another monument to Karski, the so-called Karski Bench, was unveiled on January 26 in front of the historic Remuh Synagogue in Kazimierz, a former Jewish district of Kraków.

"Karski & The Lords of Humanity" Educational DVDs and HD Streaming are Now Available

January 22, 2016

As a supporter of the new film “Karski & The Lords of Humanity,” the Jan Karski Educational Foundation is proud to offer the DVD of the film for purchase for educational purposes. The glowing reviews of this film speak volumes about its powerful themes of tolerance and the courage of Jan Karski and his place in history.

Georgetown Leadership Grantees Tell Their Stories

Georgetown Leadership Grantees Tell Their Stories

January 6, 2016

Last fall, two young Polish men, Andrzej Fąfara and Szymon Pawlak, were chosen to attend the Georgetown University Leadership Seminar, on scholarships awarded by the Jan Karski Educational Foundation and its sister foundation, Fundacja Edukacyjna Jana Karskiego. Each of them, in gratitude for their tremendous experience in Washington, has written a brief essay about their time at Georgetown.

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