The Sixteenth Annual Fanya Gottesfeld Heller Conference for Educators
will be held at the
Museum of Jewish Heritage,
Thursday, April 23rd, 2015 4PM – 8PM.
fanya's web site,
Museum of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial to the Holocaust
Edmond J. Safra Plaza
36 Battery Place New York, NY 10280
Featured speakers:
Dr. Michael Berenbaum, Professor of Jewish Studies at the American Jewish University, and author Alexandra Zapruder.
Tribute Award:
The first annual Fanya Gottesfeld Heller Tribute Award will be presented to Professor Elie Wiesel, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate.
Visit for more information and to register for the conference.
I hope the message you take away from my story
is that you can come from anywhere,even the most horrible conditions
and go on to achieve absolutely anything that you set your mind to.