Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust

Amount: 
$225,000
Year: 
2012
Field of Interest: 
Youth
Program Name: 
The LAMOTH Art & Memory Programs
Grant Type: 
Cutting Edge
Organization Description: 

Founded in 1961, The Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust (LAMOTH) is dedicated to Holocaust commemoration and education to inspire a just world. LAMOTH focuses on the remembrance and preservation of the stories, victims, and events of the Holocaust, inspiring dignity thorough education on this important history. 

 

Grant Purpose: 

The LAMOTH Art & Memory Programs are designed to engage middle, high school, and college students in Holocaust history through artistic reflection and historical exploration. Through intergenerational dialogue, students learn about the past and shape the future landscape of Holocaust education and remembrance, nurturing leadership in our community.