And You Chose Life
A Tribute to Jewish Heroism in the Holocaust
JW3, together with World Zionist Organisation and the Israeli Business Club, invite you to a special memorial event on the Eve of Yom Hashoah.
The evening will include:
- The fascinating documentary film And You Chose Life, based on the biography of Shraga Dgani, a partisan who fought against the Nazis and for the establishment of the state of Israel
- Israeli choir – Tzlilondon, conducted by Ira Kalechman
- Guest speaker: Ms. Debra Brunner, the co-founder and CEO of The Together Plan, in her lecture ‘Cultural heritage, preservation of memory and Jewish Belarus‘
- Q&A panel with Mrs. Orna Shuman from Israel (daughter of Shraga Dgani), Mr. Doug Dalgleish (film editor) and Ms. Debra Brunner
This FREE event will take place in the building at JW3.
Places are limited so early booking is essential.
Debra has been working in Belarus for over ten years and is a passionate advocate for Jewish community, history, heritage and identity. Debra has worked tirelessly to grow The Together Plan in order to give agency to Jewish people coming out of a traumatic past, to empower them and give them skills and self-belief to rebuild and revive. It is Debra’s mantra that together we can make a real and positive difference for a better, stronger and more cohesive Jewish landscape in Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union.