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Save the Date: 2018 State Day of Remembrance

February 3rd, 2018
Tennessee State Annual 
Day of Remembrance Ceremony:
Tuesday, March 27, 2018
Please make plans to join us for the annual Tennessee Holocaust Day of Remembrance, Tuesday, March 27th, 2018 at the State Capitol in the House Chamber at 10:30 a.m.

This year's theme, Voices of Hope: Where Memory Leads, will include the recitation of the traditional Jewish prayer of remembrance for those who died. We will also recognize the winners and finalists of the 2018 Belz-Lipman Holocaust Educator of the Year Award:
  • Deana Arwood, Ridgeway Elementary School, Johnson City, TN
  • Sandra Roberts & Taylor Kilgore, Whitwell Elementary School, Whitwell, TN
  • Will Norton, Montgomery Bell Academy, Nashville, TN
  • Andy Mizell, Margaret Allen Middle Prep, Nashville, TN
  • Karen Hernandez, Waverly Junior High, Waverly, TN 
  • Danisha Stewart, Trezevant High School, Memphis, TN*
 *denotes finalist
Let all generations remember so that it never happens again