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ASL-interpreted Yom HaShoah Commemoration

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 26 Nisan 5779

7:00 PM - 9:00 PMManny Cantor Center at The Educational Alliance, 197 East Broadway, New York, NY 10002

ASLWe're thrilled to announce that, for the tenth year in a row, we'll be providing ASL interpretation for the annual Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Remembrance Day) Commemoration being presented by Downtown Jewish Life, a collection of Synagogues in Lower Manhattan that includes us at Town & Village (T&V,

WHAT: The ceremony will include remarks from Rabbis from several area Synagogues, along with songs from the Cantors and Chorus of Downtown Jewish Life, a Projection of Names of Loved Ones We Remember and Memorial Prayers.  Also, Survivor Johanna Reiss will speak about her experiences.
WHEN: 7:00 PM -- 9:00 PM on Wednesday, May 1st
WHERE: Manny Cantor Center at the Educational Alliance, 197 East Broadway in Manhattan (near the "F" train), NOT at T&V
WHO: Organized by Downtown Jewish Life; Interpreters are Jane Adler & Samantha Kuperberg, whose work will be underwritten thanks to UJA-Federation of New York's Jewish Community Deaf Interpreter Fund.
RSVP: Please visit and register for free to let us know you're coming!

For additional information, please contact Bram at or (212) 677-0368v.

Thanks, and we’ll hope to see you there!

(Schedule is subject to change.)

P.S.  Coming soon...more ASL-interpreted Services & please keep your eyes open for more details as they become available, or contact Bram directly to find out more!

P.P.S.  ASL interpreters are available at T&V when requests are made in advance.  Please contact Bram ( for more information.

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