The annual Yom HaShoah Commemoration will take place at the JCC of Greater New Haven, 360 Amity Road on Sunday, May 1 at 2 p.m. The greater New Haven community will recognize Holocaust survivors and light candles in memory of those who did not survive. The afternoon’s guest speaker Dr. John Krystal will reflect on his father, Dr. Henry Krystal and his work as a Holocaust Trauma Expert and Holocaust survivor. Representative Gus Franzoni of the Righteous Among the Nations will be recognized for his work in creating the Holocaust Memorial on Whalley Avenue in New Haven.
Sponsor: Jewish Federation & JCC of Greater New Haven