Chandler, Arizona, thanks for the wonderful venue and audience. Adrian Bendick was exceptional in her preparation and providing large audiences. We have received many emails about the presentations. As always, a big salute to the Life in a Jar performers.
We also thank the City of Chandler for the gorgeous venue, the East Valley Jewish Community Center and the Greater Phoenix Jewish Film Festival. The Honorary Polish Consul from Los Angeles and an Arizona State Senator were also present to share words and the story of Irena Sendler.
As a special part of the program, we had Lyn Munn (daughter of unsung hero, Bill Moore) in the audience, plus Cindy Smith (niece and great granddaughter of unsung heroes Gene Shoemaker and Adam Shoemaker) also in the audience.
On January, 20, 1942, 75 years ago today, Reinhard Heydrich, Himmler’s second in command of the SS, convened the Wannsee Conference in Berlin with 15 top Nazi bureaucrats to coordinate the Final Solution (Endlösung) in which the Nazis would attempt to exterminate the entire Jewish population of Europe, an estimated 11 million persons – Never Forget