South Carolina Council on the Holocaust

“The work that the SC Council on the Holocaust does is so important for our students in South Carolina. Having a chance to discuss and reflect on the past gives students the tools to be better citizens for our future.”

--Molly Spearman, State Superintendent of Education



Mission



  • The South Carolina Council on the Holocaust was established to develop an educational program to prevent future atrocities similar to the systematic program of genocide of six million Jews and others by the Nazis.

AHO Statement



Holocaust Organizations, Scholars and Educators Sound Alarm on Surge in Hate Crimes.


Photos



Poland Trip Photos
Pictures from 2015 & 2017


Events


The Number on Great-Grandpa's Arm
January 27th, 2018
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Contemporary Antisemitism: An Enduring Form of Prejudice and Hatred
January 28th, 2018
MyCarolina Alumni Center Ballroom
Columbia, SC
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Centropa Seminar 20th century European History, Holocaust and Civil Society in the Global Classroom
February 16th - 18th, 2018
Columbia, SC
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Beloved: Children of the Holocaust
February 19, 2018 at 7:00pm
Arnold Hall, Jewish Studies Center
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Lost Childhood: The Story of the Birkenau Boys
February 25th and 27, 2018 at 7:00pm
Columbia, SC
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AHO Annual Conference
June 2nd-5th, 2018
Mobile, Alabama

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Donations are tax deductable and will be used to continue teaching and reminding both children and adults the lessons of the Holocaust.


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