International Holocaust Remembrance Day

Passing the Torch

We are so grateful for the support and connection this past week leading up to International Holocaust Remembrance Day (1.27.24).

International Holocaust Remembrance Day Press Conference January 22, 2024 | San Jose City Hall: Organized by Councilmember David Cohen along with Jewish Silicon Valley’s JCRC the event featured a moving line-up of speakers sharing testimonies and voicing support. 

Listen to speakers and testimonies, HERE.

Proclamation from the City of San Jose San Jose | Tuesday, January 23, 2024: JCRC Former Chair Eva Rajna Lippmann accepts a proclamation from the City of San Jose in honor of International Holocaust Remembrance Day. Eva’s father, Jussi Rajna, survived the Holocaust. He passed away in 2020.

While the events of the Holocaust are in the past, the lasting effects are still with us today, Jewish Silicon Valley is proud to support Jewish Family Service’s Operation Dignity Initiative.

Operation Dignity gives is a special fundraising initiative to support the over 200 Bay Area Holocaust survivors living at or below the poverty line. 

It is our obligation to provide them with the assistance they deserve. 

Please join us to fulfill our commitment to remember those that we have lost, and give dignity to those who remain. 

Together, let’s ensure that the needs of Silicon Valley’s Holocaust Survivors are met.