Texas Holocaust and Genocide Commission Awareness - Education - Inspiration

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

September
25

November 9: Texas Liberator Project Ceremony at the Texas State Capitol

Please join us as we honor the Texas Liberators of Nazi Concentration and Death Camps of the Second World War.

August
3

2018 THGC Grant Coming Soon

The application period for the 2018 THGC grant will open soon--if you represent a permanent Texas non-profit organization, we want you to apply!

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!

Upcoming Events

WEBINAR: Echoes and Reflections: School Librarians: A Powerful Resource for Holocaust Education

February 28, 2018
Location: online
Time: 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

WEBINAR: Echoes & Reflections: School Librarians: A Powerful Resource for Holocaust Education

WEBINAR: Echoes and Reflections: Connecting the Past with Today: Jewish Refugees and the Holocaust

March 7, 2018
Location: online
Time: 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

WEBINAR: Echoes and Reflections: Connecting the Past with Today: Jewish Refugees and the Holocaust

WEBINAR: Echoes and Reflections: Women and Resistance: Fierce Females

March 8, 2018
Location: online
Time: 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

WEBINAR: Echoes and Reflections: Women and Resistance: Fierce Females

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