• Welcome to the Holocaust Center for Humanity
    Welcome to the Holocaust Center for Humanity
  • Interactive Virtual Exhibit
    Interactive Virtual Exhibit

    Finding Light in the Darkness

    EXPLORE NOW!

  • International Holocaust Remembrance Day
    International Holocaust Remembrance Day
  • Lunch-and-Learn
    Lunch-and-Learn

    Winter Series: Nov. 2021-Feb. 2022

    Check out upcoming programs

  • Survivor Encyclopedia: Washington State
    Survivor Encyclopedia: Washington State

    Hear the stories of our local survivors!

    EXPLORE THE ENCYCLOPEDIA

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Holocaust Teaching Trunks: "The trunk made it REAL. It really brought home the lives and humanity of individuals." - Teacher. Free for teachers in Washington State. Learn More and Reserve Yours!

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NEW Graphic Novel: More Than Any Child Should Know - Learn More & Order!

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Finding Light in the Darkness: Interactive Virtual Exhibit. Explore Today!

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Through stories and the history of the Holocaust, we see that our actions have the power to make a difference. Your support makes this possible! Make a gift today! 

Field Trips

For grades 6 and up. 30 minutes. Docents can tailor the material to your class and answer students' questions. Learn More

Yom Video

Learn how to implement Best Practices for teaching the Holocaust. LEARN MORE

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.