• Welcome to the Holocaust Center for Humanity
    Welcome to the Holocaust Center for Humanity
  • Protecting Our Community
    Protecting Our Community

    The Museum is temporarily closed to the public. 

    CLICK HERE FOR UPDATES 

  • 2020 Writing, Art, and Film Contest
    2020 Writing, Art, and Film Contest

    Accepting entries now through July 1! LEARN MORE

  • Voices for Humanity Luncheon
    Voices for Humanity Luncheon

    Join us for the first ever virtual Voices for Humanity Luncheon on Friday, September 25, 2020, 12pm

    Register today!

Race Equity LL Highlight 4 500x200

Join us for this important program on June 16 from 12:00-1:00pm (PT) as part of our weekly Lunch-and-Learn series.  Find out more.

book by book highlight 500x200 2

Book by Book: Free Books For Students! Building a future of empathy and respect one book at a time.  To request a book or support the program CLICK HERE!

HCH Statement 500x200

We stand in unity with the African American community and remain dedicated to empowering individuals to learn from the past, fight for human dignity, and take action. Find out what you can do. 

WAC 2020 Postcard Front crop 500x200

Writing, Art, and Film Contest 2020! Accepting entries now through July 1, 2020! (Deadline Extended!)

Events

The Holocaust Center has partnered with the Seattle Times Newspapers In Education (NIE) Program to create and publish two series of articles.  The articles are geared towards students in grades 7-12.  Each series includes a teacher guide.

Frieda's 1940/1941 school photo. Czechoslovakia.Stories Among Us: Personal Accounts of Genocide

Published in the Seattle Times on Wednesdays, April 9 - June 11, 2008, this 10-article series focuses on the stories of individuals in our community directly affected by genocide during the past century. 

Articles in Series:

  1. Introduction
  2. Mannig's Story: A Survivor of the Armenian Genocide
  3. Morgan's Story: The Roma/Sinti
  4. Magda's Story: An Auschwitz Survivor
  5. Peter's Story: A Dutch Holocaust Survivor
  6. Frieda's Story: A Czech Holocaust Survivor
  7. Marie's Story: A Witness to the Long-term Consequences of the Rwandan Genocide
  8. Selena's Story: A Survivor of the Bosnian Genocide
  9. Agnes' Story: From Sudan to Seattle
  10. "What can we learn from the stories of Holocaust Survivors?"  - Holocaust Writing and Art Contest Winners

Teacher Guide - includes background information, discussion questions, activities, and suggested resources for each of the above articles.