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Oct 28
Karski Exhibit at the Miami University in Oxford, Ohio
Nov 14
The world premiere of a solo performance of a play about Jan Karski

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Call for Applications to 2019 GLS Scholarship

Call for Applications to 2019 GLS Scholarship

June 7, 2019

The Jan Karski Educational Foundation is calling for applications to this year’s scholarship to participate in the Georgetown Leadership Seminar at Georgetown University in Washington, DC.

Karski Story Hailed Powerful and Compelling by Three Civic Clubs

Karski Story Hailed Powerful and Compelling by Three Civic Clubs

May 13, 2019

Members of three civic clubs in North Carolina recently learned about the remarkable legacy of Jan Karski in presentations given by Wanda Urbanska, former president of the Jan Karski Edu. Fnd.

"Friend in the White House"?

May 7, 2019

On April 30, Andrew Nagorski, an award-winning journalist, author, and former foreign correspondent and editor for Newsweek, spoke about Karski to the University of California Davis students.

“Larger-than-life Superhero” – Jan Karski Program at Beth Meyer Synagogue

“Larger-than-life Superhero” – Jan Karski Program at Beth Meyer Synagogue

January 18, 2019

Wanda Urbanska, former president of the Jan Karski Educational Foundation, addressed an engaged audience at Beth Meyer Synagogue in Raleigh, NC, to talk about Jan Karski and his courageous mission.

Amazon Smile Comes to the Foundation

Amazon Smile Comes to the Foundation

December 28, 2018

The Jan Karski Educational Foundation recently joined the Amazon Smile program, which allows shoppers to benefit the Foundation at no cost to themselves.

Intellectual Feast for the Betterment of Humanity

Intellectual Feast for the Betterment of Humanity

November 26, 2018

This year's recipients of the JKEF scholarship to participate in the Georgetown Leadership Seminar reflect on this life-changing experience.

There Is Still Work to Be Done

There Is Still Work to Be Done

November 13, 2018

Florida Social Studies teachers learned about Jan Karski at the 2018 Florida Council for the Social Studies Conference, that took place on October 19-21 in Orlando, FL.

The Polish Predicament and Response in World War II

The Polish Predicament and Response in World War II

October 24, 2018

Former Jan Karski Educational Foundation President, Wanda Urbanska, briefs U.S. Ambassadors in Warsaw.

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