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There are both advantages and disadvantages to being one of the oldest Holocaust Centers in the nation. We are proud of our role as innovators in this movement. We are deeply indebted to Tess Wise and a forward-thinking community of benefactors who made their dream a reality at a time when most people thought it was impossible. Our Holocaust…

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This Week in History
November 27, 2012

Ilya Gerber, a sixteen year-old Jewish boy, kept a detailed record of major events that…
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T his Center was built by people who believed in the power of knowledge. As victims and witnesses to the Holocaust they felt a deep responsibility to teach future generations about the ultimate cost of prejudice and blind nationalism. It is not enough to know the names and dates and places of tragedies; we must also remember the reasons that these tragedies occur.

We want to inspire visitors to be compassionate and accepting of others, to be responsible and respectful members of a diverse community, and to acknowledge their responsibility to protect the rights of others as fervently as they protect their own.

There is no continent without ethnic conflict and no community where there is not distrust. We know that the future of humanity depends on understanding these deep-rooted problems, and working together to create a future where everyone is safe and is welcome.

The Holocaust Memorial Resource and Education Center of Florida
851 N Maitland Ave.
Maitland, FL 32751
Phone: 407-628-0555
Fax: 407-628-1079

The Holocaust Memorial Resource and Education Center of Florida · 851 N Maitland Ave · Maitland, FL 32751 · Phone: 407-628-0555 ·