Hornstein Lecture: Rebuilding Jewish Life in Krakow After the Holocaust
Join us for the annual Stephen and Lusia Hornstein Lecture on the Holocaust
and the Human Spirit at historic Union Terminal. This year’s featured speaker
is Jonathan Ornstein, CEO of the Jewish Community Center (JCC) in Krakow.
Ornstein will be speaking about his efforts to rebuild Jewish life in Poland,
where he has served as the CEO of the Jewish Community Center (JCC) in Krakow
since the JCC’s opening in 2008.
Ornstein, a primary architect of Poland’s contemporary Jewish rebirth, is a
frequent international speaker and media contributor on issues relating to
Jewish Poland, and an activist for Holocaust survivors.
He is a founding member of the Krakow Association of Christians and Jews where
he serves as vice president. He also serves on the boards of the Krakow branch
of the Child Survivors of the Holocaust organization, Hillel Poland, JCC
Global, and the Abraham Global Peace Initiative.
The annual Stephen and Lusia Hornstein Lecture on the Holocaust and the Human
Spirit is cosponsored by the Wise Temple’s Hornstein Lecture Fund and the
Nancy & David Wolf Holocaust & Humanity Center.
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