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Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education

Mission

The Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education explores the Jewish experience in Oregon and teaches the universal lessons of the Holocaust through exhibitions, educational resources and opportunities for intercultural conversation. OJMCHE challenges visitors to resist indifference and discrimination and to envision a just and inclusive world.

Bottom Line for Portland

OJMCHE provides 30,000 visitors of all ages and cultural backgrounds a historical context to understand bigotry and discrimination through museum visits, Oregon Holocaust Memorial tours, and programs. In 2017-18, OJMCHE provided free admission, docent-led tours, and transportation for more than 11,000 students.

“Thank you to the Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education. Your exhibits and presentations provided a great opportunity for us to learn about the history of human rights abuses, at home and abroad, as well as what we can do when faced with prejudice and bias.”

—Faculty member, Portland State University

Business Partner

Ruth Roth will match donations up to $5000. Donations $10 up receive a free slice of Hot Lips Pizza. NW Broadway Garden Bar will donate $1 to OJMCHE for every salad ordered on 11/16.

Oregon Cultural Trust Nonprofit Partner