• Survivor Profile: Hershel Greenblat

    We are 24 days away from the 2024 International March of the Living! Joining us from Southern Region, USA is Holocaust Survivor Hershel Greenblat. Click on the blue headings below to learn about Hershel and his motivation to once again embark on this important journey. Hershel Greenblat DOB: April 24, 1941 Country of Origin: Ukraine […]

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  • Australian March of the Living Enters 23rd Year

    A delegation of 30 adults, young adults and Holocaust survivors from Australia will be joining the 2024 March of the Living. Since 2001, the first year Australia sent a delegation to the March, approximately 2,000 participants from Australia have taken part in the March. These include 1200 students; 450 adults; 300 staff – educators, survivors, […]

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  • March of the Living alumni feature prominently in new ad combatting antisemitism

    New Ad Combatting Antisemitism Released by FCAS – Foundation to Combat Antisemitism: March of the Living Alumni Feature Prominently in Moving Piece Please see link to “Neighbors”, a moving ad about antisemitism that recently screened at the Oscars on Sunday, March 10. The ad is drawn from a true account of an American synagogue that […]

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  • Jewish Resilience in the Face of Adversity

    Remarks by Eli Rubenstein Director of Education, International March of the Living International March of the Living Leadership Meeting Thursday, March 28, 2024   Jewish Resilience in the Face of Adversity   Good morning, afternoon and evening to all: This week, I received an email from a representative of ANU – The Museum of the […]

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  • From Budapest to Auschwitz

    2024 March of the Living Commemorates 80 Years Since Destruction of Hungarian Jewry in the Shoah At this year’s March of the Living, participants will mark 80 years since the annihilation of Hungarian Jewry during the Holocaust which began in the spring of 1944. Image: Holokauszt Emlékközpont, Budapest Prior to the March of the Living […]

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  • Joint March of Remembrance and March of the Living Thessaloniki

    The Joint March of Remembrance, 81 years after the departure of the first deportation train from Thessaloniki to the death camp Auschwitz – Birkenau, took place on Sunday, March 17, 2024 with 1,200 marchers from Eleftherias Square to the Old Railway Station. This Joint March of Remembrance was organized by the Municipality of Thessaloniki, the […]

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  • New Film: Irena’s Vow

    We are pleased to announce the debut of Irena’s Vow, premiering in US theaters April 15 and April 16 and across Canada April 19. The film tells the heroic story of Irena Gut Opdyke, a Polish nurse and a Righteous Among the Nations, who saved Jewish workers during the Holocaust. Our dear friend David (Dudi) […]

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  • Food, Hope & Resilience: A conversation with the author June Hersh and a Holocaust Survivor

    Join us on March 14th at 5PM PT | 8PM ET for a conversation with June Hersh, author of Food, Hope & Resilience: Authentic Recipes and Remarkable Stories from Holocaust Survivors. Moderated by International March of the Living President, Phyllis Greenberg Heideman. REGISTER NOW BUY THE BOOK ABOUT THE BOOKThis vital collection of survivor stories […]

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  • Remembering Sara Rus Z”L

    International March of the Living mourns the passing of Sara Rus z’l, Holocaust survivor and educator, who passed away on January 24, 2023 at the age of 96. May her family be comforted among the mourners of Zion and Jerusalem. “I survived to tell what hatred can cause in humanity” – Sara Rus z’l I […]

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  • President Herzog hosts March of the Living Representatives and Kindertransport survivors

    Holocaust survivors honored by the Israeli President Issac Herzog and the first lady Michal Herzog, International March of the Living Chair Dr. Shmuel Rosenman and Wendy Moskowitz (Yossi Zeliger) International Holocaust Memorial Day President Herzog hosts March of the Living Representatives and Kindertransport survivors Ceremony included survivors smuggled as children out of Nazi Germany to […]

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