On May 23, “Tkuma” Institute and Museum “Jewish Memory and Holocaust in Ukraine” were glad to welcome students from Zaporizhzhia Specialized Boarding School of the 2nd-3rd grades. “Sich Collegium of the Zaporizhzhia Regional Council”. Excursions to the Museum and Menorah Center were organized for our guests by researchers Dr. Olena Ishchenko, Valentyn Rybalka and Tetiana Selyutina. Head of Educational Programs at “Tkuma” Institute Iryna Piskariova, told students about the educational projects they can join – in particular, the annual creative works Contest for teachers, school and university students “Lessons of War and Holocaust – Lessons of Tolerance” (works will be accepted until July 15).
The importance of preserving the memory of World War II and the Holocaust (especially in families) was discussed, as well as the need to study the history of the Holodomor and the Holocaust, the Armenian genocide and other tragic pages of our past, because there is no other people's pain.