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News & Events

The Texas Holocaust and Genocide Commission actively develops, hosts, and promotes programs related to genocide education. The THGC partners with Texas institutions to make Holocaust and genocide education resources available to the public.

The Latest News

November
6

The Texas Liberator: Witness to the Holocaust Exhibit travels through Texas!

The Texas Liberator: Witness to the Holocaust Exhibit is traveling through Texas!

November
14

Former Commissioner and Wife Share Their Love of Collecting

The Austin American-Statesman interviewed former commissioner Gregg Philipson and his wife, Michelle, this month. Read on to learn more about their passion for preserving history, and their work to ensure that we remember the victims of the Holocaust.

October
10

2017 THGC Grant Application Period Open

Attention all permanent non-profits headquartered in the state of Texas: the 2017 THGC Grant application period is now open!

July
11

2017 THGC Grant Coming Soon

The application period for the 2017 THGC grant will open soon--if you represent a permanent Texas non-profit organization, we want you to apply!

Upcoming Events

El Paso Holocaust Museum Yom HaShoah Commemoration

April 28, 2019
Location: Temple Mount Sinai | 4408 N. Stanton El Paso, TX 79902
Time: 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

El Paso Holocaust Museum & Study Center's Yom HaShoah, Holocaust Day of Remembrance, Commemoration will be Sunday, April 28, 2019 at 2:00 p.m.

Dallas Holocaust Museum Yom HaShoah Ceremony

April 28, 2019
Location: Congregation Shearith Israel | 9401 Douglas Avenue, Dallas, TX 75225
Time: 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Yom Hashoah, also known as Holocaust Remembrance Day, commemorates the six million Jews who were murdered in the Holocaust and celebrates the lives of those who survived. Join the Dallas area community to reflect upon this tragedy, remember those who perished, and honor our survivors.

Yom HaShoah

May 1, 2019 to May 2, 2019
Location:
Time: All Day

Yom Hashoah, also known as Holocaust Remembrance Day, commemorates the six million Jews who were murdered in the Holocaust and celebrates the lives of those who survived.

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