holocaustchildrenThe United Jewish Community of the Virginia Peninsula
The 15th Annual Holocaust Writing &
Visual Arts Competition for Students

Children of the Holocaust; Stories of Survival

Download Writing Competition Booklet – Instructions and Prompts

Hundreds of children were saved from annihilation because of the Kindertransport or by people who were willing to take great risks.  But what happened to them?  What happened to these children when the war was over?  Many of them were given new names and were expected to practice new religions.  Many never saw their parents again.  They had been ripped from loving homes and loving parents.  What happened to them then?

Download Writing Competition Booklet – Instructions and Prompts

All entries must be delivered to the United Jewish Community on or before 4:00 PM, Friday, March 4, 2016

401 City Center Boulevard, Newport News, Virginia 23606
(Office hours M-Th 8:30 AM-5:00 PM, Friday 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM)

This competition is made possible through the generosity of
The Sarfan/Gary S. and William M. Nachman Philanthropic Fund
of the UJC Endowment Fund.