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Candles lit so far
Son of Volf & Sheva, Tailor, Place perished is unknown
Son of Ieina & Dvora, Married to Fania, Dentist, Perished in Stalingrad, Russia
Son of David & Khaia, Married to Ester, Industrialist, Perished in Warszawa, Poland
wife of Nakhum, Housewife, Perished in Lwow, Poland
Daughter of Mendel & Malia, wife of Yehuda, Housewife, Perished in Treblinka Extermination Camp
Son of Kopel & Lea, Tailor, Perished in Treblinka Camp, Poland
Daughter of Leib & Khaia, Married to Yosef, Teacher, Perished in Treblinka Camp, Poland
Daughter of Yitzkhak & Sara, Bookkeeper, Perished in Belzec, Poland
Daughter of Shalom & Naomi, wife of Zeev, Housewife, Perished in Warszawa, Poland
He was Married, Merchant, Perished in Poryck, Poland
Daughter of Mordekhai & Rakhel, wife of Avraham, Housewife, Perished in Krakow, Poland
Daughter of Maria & Mavro, Housewife, Perished in Serbia, Yugoslavia
Daughter of Maks & Selina, Housewife, Perished in Jasenovac, Yugoslavia
Daughter of Gershon & Zelda, Married to Azriel, Housewife, Perished in Zdzieciol, Poland
Daughter of Shimon & Regina, Housewife, Perished in Auschwitz Camp, Poland
Son of Peretz & Khina, Husband of Lea, Tailor, Perished in Lublin, Poland
Daughter of Yitzkhak & Rivka, wife of Avraham, Housewife, Perished in Krakow, Murder Site
Daughter of Anshel & Sara, Married to Dov, Housewife, Perished in Konsk, Poland
Daughter of Salamon & Emilia, Seamstress, Perished in Sambor, Poland
Son of Bera & Yaakov, Athlete, Perished in Leningrad, Russia
About Us
Will tomorrow’s children even know about the Holocaust?

Join the popular new custom of lighting a personal memorial candle in memory of one of the six million who perished, this eve of Holocaust Remembrance Day.
Unfortunately, survivors will no longer be here to share their story.
It is up to us.
Continue the annual tradition of lighting a personal memorial candle together with family and friends. We are keeping their memory alive this year and next year, ensuring the collective memory of the six million will continue for generations to come.
Experience a personal connection by reflecting upon and discussing the life of the person whom you are remembering.
You choose who to remember – a relative, a hero or a person by chance.

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האקדמיה העברית נורת' שור, גרייט נק, ניו יורק
האקדמיה העברית נורת' שור, גרייט נק, ניו יורק

Just think, perhaps you are the only hope I have. Fullfil it

Elie Wiesel's answer to the question: What will happens when there are no more Holocaust survivors left to tell the story?
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The Names Remembered database contains over 300,000 names, a resource provided by the public – survivors, family members, acquaintances of the victims, young schoolchildren, communities and reputable internet sources.

Our 6 Million non-profit organization has been operating since 2013. Since then, millions of personal memorial candles have been lit – in homes, schools, public agencies, IDF units, the Knesset of Israel, the President’s House; and various organizations, companies and public institutions.

The custom is widely practiced in Israel, and has become more popular over the years in communities around the world, mainly the United States.

Glimpse into the life of a person by reading about their life on your candle label AND by scanning the QR code, accessing more information about their life story.

 

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