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


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

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


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.


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!


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

Texas Liberator Exhibit - La Grange, Texas

September 5, 2019 to October 22, 2019
Location: Fayette Heritage Museum and Archives | 855 S Jefferson St, La Grange, TX 78945
Time: All Day

Texas Liberator Exhibit heads to La Grange!

Teaching the Holocaust, Empowering Students - Part 3

October 21, 2019
Location: Webinar
Time: All Day

This school year a new state law (SB 1828) instructs public school districts and charter networks to educate students about the Holocaust through participation in an annual “Holocaust Remembrance Week.”

Echoes and Reflections - Teaching the Holocaust, Empowering Students- ESC Region 5

October 23, 2019
Location: Region 5 ESC | Edison Plaza, 350 Pine St #500 | Beaumont, TX | 77701
Time: 8:30 am – 3:30 pm

Sponsored by Region 5 Service Center

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