LIAJ News of the Week 9/1/21

LIAJ News of the Week 9/1/21 Between 1939 and 1942, Irena, along with friends and colleagues, made over 3,000 false documents to help hundreds of Jewish families escape the ghetto, saving many lives. She then joined the underground Polish organization, Zegota, in...

LLIAJ News of the Week 7/12/21 We must all continue Irena Sendler’s mission of Repairing the World.     Drew Beiter, 2008 Irena Sendler Award for Repairing the World recipient, is continuing to educate students about genocide and injustices. Drew is the...

LLIAJ News of the Week 7/12/21 We must all continue Irena Sendler’s mission of Repairing the World. Drew Beiter, 2008 Irena Sendler Award for Repairing the World recipient, is continuing to educate students about genocide and injustices. Drew is the Executive Director...

LIAJ News of the Week: 6/17/21

Today, Norm and Megan were interviewed by Carlos with the European Parliament podcast.  The interview should air in October. We will share the link when it is available. The Irena Sendler exhibit at the Lowell Milken Center for Unsung Heroes in Fort Scott, KS, has a...

News of the Week 05/14/2021

May 12, 2008 – Irena Sendler passed away, but her legacy continues worldwide. Thirteen years have passed, yet her courage and valor still set an example for people everywhere. This story of the power of one person to change the world is more important than ever...