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History Break: Witness to the Holocaust Minnesota Survivors

July 24 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Joni Sussman, a child of Holocaust survivors, is active in Holocaust education in the Midwest. She is a  past-president of the Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas, where she continues to serve as Chair of Holocaust Education. She is a founder of CHAIM (Children of Holocaust Survivors Association in Minnesota) and the Chair of the Twin Cities Annual Holocaust Commemoration. She was an interviewer of holocaust survivors for the Steven Spielberg Shoah Foundation. Her father, Leo Kibort, was a survivor of Dachau Concentration Camp and a witness at the Nuremberg Trials. Her mother, Hinda Danzinger Kibort was a survivor of Stuthof Concentration Camp and active in the post-war Council for Liberated Jews. It is her mother’s story she will be sharing with you during her presentation.


July 24
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm