Inspires future generations to combat anti-Semitism and injustice and promotes Jewish pride, empowering young Jews to stand up and make a difference. 20,000 to 30,000 Jews fought back as armed-resistance fighters during the Holocaust, saving thousands of lives. Capturing the vital legacies of the Jewish partisans and bringing this little-known chapter of history to the world in engaging and innovative ways are central to organization’s mission.
Producing groundbreaking curriculum, including 11 short films narrated by Liev Schreiber, Ed Asner and Larry King; interactive lesson plans; and cutting-edge online professional development. Largest organization in the world dedicated to teaching the Jewish partisan legacy-brings tales of heroism to thousands of educators in day schools, synagogues and summer camps, encouraging students to embrace Jewish values, demonstrate leadership in their own lives, and make a positive difference in the world. Since 2000 has brought the history of heroic Jewish resistance to over a million teens worldwide. Dedicated to sharing the experiences of the Jewish partisans to another 2 million teens over the next decade.