Claims Conference http://www.claimscon.org Fri, 04 Sep 2015 17:21:01 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Holocaust Survivors Begin Jewish New Year With More Payments and Aid http://www.claimscon.org/2015/09/holocaust-survivors-begin-jewish-new-year-with-more-payments-and-aid/ http://www.claimscon.org/2015/09/holocaust-survivors-begin-jewish-new-year-with-more-payments-and-aid/#comments Fri, 04 Sep 2015 16:59:57 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?p=12276 Elderly Holocaust survivors around the world are beginning the Jewish new year of 5776 receiving more care and aid than ever before. Tens of thousands of Holocaust survivors also go into this year having received acknowledgement of their persecution for … Continue reading

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Executive Assistant to the Chief Financial and Investment Officer http://www.claimscon.org/about/careers/executive-assistant/ http://www.claimscon.org/about/careers/executive-assistant/#comments Thu, 03 Sep 2015 20:42:23 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=12272 The Claims Conference is currently seeking an Executive Assistant to the Chief Financial and Investment Officer (CFIO) to provide administrative support to the CFIO.  This individual will work in the Finance/Accounting department and be responsible for payments to our Institutional … Continue reading

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Szarvas Summer Program http://www.claimscon.org/regions/eastern-europe/hungary/szarvas-summer-program/ http://www.claimscon.org/regions/eastern-europe/hungary/szarvas-summer-program/#comments Wed, 02 Sep 2015 19:41:34 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=12254 “I’ve lost all of my childhood but you’ve brought it back.” –Elekné Fehér, a Hungarian survivor who attended the Szarvas summer program We know how important it is for elderly survivors to socialize together.  For some Shoah survivors in Budapest, … Continue reading

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Iancu Tucarman, Romania http://www.claimscon.org/regions/eastern-europe/romania/iancu-tucarman-romania/ http://www.claimscon.org/regions/eastern-europe/romania/iancu-tucarman-romania/#comments Wed, 26 Aug 2015 19:44:18 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=12241 Iancu was 18 years old in June 1941, when German and Romanian soldiers, police officers and ordinary citizens began their pogrom in Iasi, Romania. Iancu and his father were rounded up and brought to the police station, where thousands of … Continue reading

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Fellow Profile: Luca Fenoglio http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/red/education/fellowships/fellow-profile-luca-fenoglio/ http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/red/education/fellowships/fellow-profile-luca-fenoglio/#comments Thu, 30 Jul 2015 20:24:18 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=12225 Luca Fenoglio’s interest in the Holocaust started when he was growing up in Italy. “As a teenager, I found several books on Nazi Germany, Fascist Italy and the Holocaust in my father’s library,” Luca recalled. “As I started reading, I … Continue reading

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Assia Jassioukevitch, Berlin http://www.claimscon.org/regions/western-europe/germany/assia-jassioukevitch-berlin/ http://www.claimscon.org/regions/western-europe/germany/assia-jassioukevitch-berlin/#comments Thu, 23 Jul 2015 18:44:27 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=12209 Assia Jassioukevitch was just 14 when the Nazis arrived at her Ukrainian village. She survived a mass execution of the village’s Jews, only to be captured and deported to a ghetto. Now 88 and in poor health, Assia lives in … Continue reading

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Homecare for Holocaust Victims http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/social/homecare/ http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/social/homecare/#comments Mon, 20 Jul 2015 20:10:33 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=12198 In 47 countries, more than 130,000 Holocaust victims receive homecare and other vital aid funded by the Claims Conference. As they continue to age, their needs are increasing, driving the Claims Conference to obtain significantly more funding in recent years to … Continue reading

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The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Encyclopedia of Camps and Ghettos http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/red/research-and-publication/the-united-states-holocaust-memorial-museum-encyclopedia-of-camps-and-ghettos/ http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/red/research-and-publication/the-united-states-holocaust-memorial-museum-encyclopedia-of-camps-and-ghettos/#comments Fri, 19 Jun 2015 16:36:05 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=12145 Brzeziny, Poland is 12 miles east of Lodz, and its prewar Jewish population stood at 6,850. The Jews were herded into a ghetto in April 1940, where they suffered starvation, cold, disease, selections for forced labor, and punishment and torture … Continue reading

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The Provenance Research Training Program http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/red/research-and-publication/the-provenance-research-training-program/ http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/red/research-and-publication/the-provenance-research-training-program/#comments Fri, 19 Jun 2015 15:52:47 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=12141 The Provenance Research Training Program (PRTP) focuses on provenance research (documenting the ownership history of an object from inception to the present day) and related issues concerning Nazi-looted art, Judaica, and other cultural property. It provides advanced training to serve experts … Continue reading

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Agnes Ruben, Denmark http://www.claimscon.org/regions/western-europe/denmark/agnes-ruben-denmark/ http://www.claimscon.org/regions/western-europe/denmark/agnes-ruben-denmark/#comments Fri, 12 Jun 2015 18:41:34 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=12115 Agnes Ruben was a young girl of 12 in late 1943, living in Copenhagen, when the Nazis made plans to round up and deport the country’s 7,800 Jews.  Agnes’s countrymen saved the girl and her family by ferrying them to … Continue reading

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Child Survivor Fund Makes First Payments http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/compensation/background/child-survivor-fund/child-survivor-fund-makes-first-payments/ http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/compensation/background/child-survivor-fund/child-survivor-fund-makes-first-payments/#comments Wed, 27 May 2015 18:32:30 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=12094 Holocaust survivors who were children at the time have begun to receive payments under a landmark agreement reached with the German government. The symbolic financial compensation for child survivors from this $190 million fund represents an acknowledgment of the unique … Continue reading

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Film Supported by Claims Conference won the Grand Prix at Cannes Festival http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/red/film-grants/son-of-saul/ http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/red/film-grants/son-of-saul/#comments Fri, 15 May 2015 19:04:17 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=12077 A film partially funded by the Claims Conference won the Grand Prix at the Cannes Film Festival, the second-highest award at this most prestigious of venues. The film, “Son of Saul,” is the first movie of Hungarian director László Nemes, who … Continue reading

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Roman Vishniac Traveling Exhibition http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/red/documentation/roman-vishniac-traveling-exhibition/ http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/red/documentation/roman-vishniac-traveling-exhibition/#comments Wed, 18 Mar 2015 21:04:58 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=12017 The photographer Roman Vishniac was best known for capturing images of Jewish life in Central and Eastern Europe before the Holocaust. The Claims Conference provided a grant for the exhibition “Roman Vishniac Rediscovered” which took place at the International Center of Photography in New York and is now … Continue reading

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Warsaw Ghetto Recreation at Yad Mordechai http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/red/documentation/yad-mordechai/ http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/red/documentation/yad-mordechai/#comments Tue, 17 Mar 2015 16:52:34 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=11996 Yad Mordechai is a kibbutz in southern Israel, sitting roughly 2 miles north of the Gaza Strip. It was established in December 1943 by members of the Ha’shomer Hatza’ir Zionist youth movement who chose its name to commemorate the young … Continue reading

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Caring for Holocaust Victims in Romania http://www.claimscon.org/regions/eastern-europe/romania/caring-for-holocaust-victims-in-romania/ http://www.claimscon.org/regions/eastern-europe/romania/caring-for-holocaust-victims-in-romania/#comments Tue, 17 Mar 2015 14:55:25 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=11984 Executive Vice President Greg Schneider reflected on a visit to Romania: I had the privilege of meeting Romanian Holocaust victims in a few different settings, along with some of the people who aid them with funding from the Claims Conference. … Continue reading

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Natalya Lazar http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/red/education/fellowships/natalya-lazar/ http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/red/education/fellowships/natalya-lazar/#comments Mon, 16 Mar 2015 18:39:42 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=11975 Natalya Lazar, a Ph.D. Candidate in Holocaust Studies at Clark University in Massachusetts, is a recipient of a Kagan Fellowship in Advanced Shoah Studies. Claims Conference fellowships support Ph.D. and postdoctoral candidates pursuing research on Holocaust-related topics. Her dissertation, entitled … Continue reading

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Information Specialist http://www.claimscon.org/about/careers/information-specialist/ http://www.claimscon.org/about/careers/information-specialist/#comments Wed, 11 Mar 2015 14:39:29 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=11967 We are currently recruiting an Information Specialist in our Survivor Services department. This position will report to the Manager of Phone Operations. Responsibilities: Providing status updates on Claims Conference compensation programs and payments; Answering phone calls/emails/letters and directing them to … Continue reading

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Elena Lederman http://www.claimscon.org/regions/western-europe/united-kingdom/elena-lederman/ http://www.claimscon.org/regions/western-europe/united-kingdom/elena-lederman/#comments Mon, 02 Mar 2015 16:14:37 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=11869 Elena Lederman was a young mother with an infant son in the spring of 1940 when the Nazis arrived in Belgium, to which she had immigrated as a child from Italy. For more than three years she hid with her … Continue reading

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Czech Republic http://www.claimscon.org/regions/eastern-europe/czech-republic/ http://www.claimscon.org/regions/eastern-europe/czech-republic/#comments Mon, 23 Feb 2015 15:57:57 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=11835 Direct compensation payments are made from the Central and Eastern European Fund (CEEF) and the Hardship Fund. Currently, CEEF payments are €320, the same as the Article 2 Fund, as a result of Claims Conference negotiations with the German government. … Continue reading

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Plaza at Former I.G. Farben Headquarters Renamed to Honor Pioneer in Slave Labor Compensation http://www.claimscon.org/about/history/wollheim/ http://www.claimscon.org/about/history/wollheim/#comments Wed, 18 Feb 2015 21:08:22 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=11811 Norbert Wollheim, a survivor of Auschwitz and the Buna/Monowitz labor camp, and the first person (in 1951) to successfully sue German industry for work performed while an inmate at a concentration camp, was posthumously honored as Goethe University Frankfurt renamed … Continue reading

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Contact Information for Child Survivor Fund Applicants http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/compensation/background/child-survivor-fund/child-survivor-fund-frequently-asked-questions/csf-contact/ http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/compensation/background/child-survivor-fund/child-survivor-fund-frequently-asked-questions/csf-contact/#comments Tue, 17 Feb 2015 16:53:55 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=11773 Individuals who currently receive or previously received Claims Conference or German government compensation payments, and who did not receive a Child Survivor Fund application in the mail, please update your information below. Please fill in all required fields. * indicates … Continue reading

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Grants Database 2015 http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/grants-database-2015/ http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/grants-database-2015/#comments Fri, 13 Feb 2015 16:45:17 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=11756 Search the list of 2015 grantees by keyword. To find local assistance for Holocaust survivors, please see our list of Help centers. 

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Income and Asset Limits http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/compensation/background/article2/income-and-asset-limits/ http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/compensation/background/article2/income-and-asset-limits/#comments Tue, 03 Feb 2015 18:02:01 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=11444 Article 2 Fund Income and Asset Limits in Multiple Currencies Please refer to this chart to establish if your income and assets are below the limits: If you require additional assistance in calculating your income and assets, please contact the … Continue reading

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Child Survivor Fund http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/compensation/background/child-survivor-fund/ http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/compensation/background/child-survivor-fund/#comments Tue, 03 Feb 2015 15:42:20 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=11488 Applications have been mailed to survivors who the Claims Conference believes may be eligible for its new Child Survivor Fund. The Claims Conference gathered information about these survivors from other compensation programs. The fund will issue one-time payments of €2,500. … Continue reading

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Heirs http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/compensation/heirs/ http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/compensation/heirs/#comments Tue, 03 Feb 2015 15:38:42 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=11473 Payments to Legal Successors One-time and ongoing assistance from the Hardship Fund, Article 2 Fund, CEE Fund, Child Survivor Fund and Orphan Fund are not transferable and not inheritable. Applicants must be alive when applications to the fund are received. … Continue reading

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Learn More About Compensation Programs http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/compensation/background/ http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/compensation/background/#comments Tue, 03 Feb 2015 15:30:27 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=11466 The Claims Conference now uses a single application form for all programs. Please apply here for all compensation programs. We will determine which programs you may be eligible for. Background Information Hardship Fund Central and Eastern European Fund Article 2 … Continue reading

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Apply for Compensation http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/compensation/apply-for-compensation/ http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/compensation/apply-for-compensation/#comments Tue, 03 Feb 2015 15:18:48 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=11432 The Claims Conference now uses one application form for all its programs. Use this application form to apply for: Pensions, One-time Payments & Social Welfare Services There is no fee to apply for compensation from the Claims Conference. You do not need to pay … Continue reading

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Certification Requirements http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/compensation/certification/ http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/compensation/certification/#comments Tue, 03 Feb 2015 15:18:18 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=11464 Certification of Application Form and Attached Documents The application form and attached documents submitted to the Claims Conference must be certified by one of the following entities: A notary public German consulate Bank City/Town Hall Jewish social service agency possessing … Continue reading

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Article 2 Fund: Eligibility Guidelines http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/compensation/background/article2/eligibility/ http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/compensation/background/article2/eligibility/#comments Thu, 29 Jan 2015 16:46:36 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=11442 The Article 2 Fund is administered by the Claims Conference, but is governed by eligibility criteria established by the German government. The Claims Conference encourages people who think that they may have a claim to apply. If you have any … Continue reading

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Hardship Fund Eligibility http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/compensation/background/hardship/eligibility/ http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/compensation/background/hardship/eligibility/#comments Wed, 28 Jan 2015 21:36:47 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=11479 The Hardship Fund is administered by the Claims Conference, but is governed by eligibility criteria established by the German government. The Claims Conference encourages people who think that they may have a claim to apply. If you have any questions … Continue reading

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Child Survivor Fund Launched http://www.claimscon.org/2015/01/child-survivor-fund-launched/ http://www.claimscon.org/2015/01/child-survivor-fund-launched/#comments Thu, 01 Jan 2015 22:42:18 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?p=11388 Eligible Survivors Should Apply to Receive 2,500 Euro One-Time Payment Applications have been mailed to survivors who the Claims Conference believes may be eligible for its new Child Survivor Fund. The Claims Conference gathered information about these survivors from other … Continue reading

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Social Security Administration Announcement 2014 http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/compensation/payments-benefits/ssa-announcement/ http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/compensation/payments-benefits/ssa-announcement/#comments Wed, 31 Dec 2014 15:04:12 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=11439 The U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA) has recently issued several announcements regarding the exemption of Holocaust-related compensation payments from being considered in calculating income for purposes of Social Security payments. ZRBG (German Social Security Pension for Work in Ghettos): The … Continue reading

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Claims Conference Allocating $365 Million for Aid to Holocaust Victims for 2015 http://www.claimscon.org/2014/12/claims-conference-allocating-365-million-for-aid-to-holocaust-victims-for-2015/ http://www.claimscon.org/2014/12/claims-conference-allocating-365-million-for-aid-to-holocaust-victims-for-2015/#comments Mon, 15 Dec 2014 14:57:28 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?p=11371 Funding Provides Homecare, Medical Care, Food and Other Help in 47 Countries Elderly Jewish Holocaust victims, the last of their generation to have endured the horrors of the Nazi genocide, will receive significantly more aid in 2015.  In 2015, total … Continue reading

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Gurlitt Trove Investigation Must Intensify, Transparency Increase http://www.claimscon.org/2014/11/gurlitt-trove-investigation-must-intensify-transparency-increase/ http://www.claimscon.org/2014/11/gurlitt-trove-investigation-must-intensify-transparency-increase/#comments Mon, 24 Nov 2014 19:49:05 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?p=11350 With the Bern Kunstmuseum’s announcement that it will accept ownership of the Gurlitt artwork collection, the Claims Conference calls on Germany to intensify and expand its investigation of the artworks so that Nazi-looted items can be identified and restituted. The … Continue reading

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Claims Conference Launches International Short Film Contest for Graduate Students and Recent Grads http://www.claimscon.org/2014/11/claims-conference-launches-international-film-contest-for-graduate-students-and-recent-grads/ http://www.claimscon.org/2014/11/claims-conference-launches-international-film-contest-for-graduate-students-and-recent-grads/#comments Tue, 18 Nov 2014 19:54:18 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?p=11343 Winner to Receive $40,000 to Produce Holocaust Film Short The Claims Conference has launched “Short Film, Large Subject: The Holocaust Film Competition.” This is the organization’s first film contest, open to students currently enrolled in graduate-level film schools or recent … Continue reading

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Safe Rooms Will Protect Survivors in Be’er Sheva http://www.claimscon.org/regions/israel/safe-rooms-beer-sheva/ http://www.claimscon.org/regions/israel/safe-rooms-beer-sheva/#comments Thu, 06 Nov 2014 19:55:41 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=11332 During the summer of 2014, with Israel under constant attack, the Claims Conference saw how its work to provide safe rooms in Amigour sheltered housing units helped protect its residents, nearly all of whom are Nazi victims.  With southern cities … Continue reading

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Preserving Polish Jewish History http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/red/documentation/polish-museum/ http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/red/documentation/polish-museum/#comments Tue, 04 Nov 2014 19:58:26 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=11318 When Marian Turski was 14, he was forced, with his parents and younger brother, into the Lodz Ghetto and then deported to Auschwitz-Birkenau in August 1944. He survived a death march to Buchenwald in January 1945, and was then sent on a … Continue reading

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Discovery at Sobibor Filmed with Claims Conference Support http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/red/documentation/discovery-at-sobibor/ http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/red/documentation/discovery-at-sobibor/#comments Wed, 17 Sep 2014 19:52:57 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=11252 The gas chambers of the Sobibor death camp in Poland, destroyed by the Nazis after the 1943 prisoner uprising, have been unearthed by an archaeological expedition. The Claims Conference is proud to support documentation of this momentous project. A grant … Continue reading

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Art and Judaica Looted by Nazis from Jews Still Largely Unidentified; Review of 50 Countries Shows Little Progress Despite International Pacts http://www.claimscon.org/2014/09/looted-art-update/ http://www.claimscon.org/2014/09/looted-art-update/#comments Wed, 10 Sep 2014 12:44:57 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?p=11227 Claims Conference/WJRO Calls for International Association of Provenance Researchers Claims Conference President Julius Berman announced that a new report shows that 15 years after the first international agreement regarding restitution of Nazi-era looted art, most countries have made little progress toward returning stolen … Continue reading

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Child Survivor Fund: Frequently Asked Questions http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/compensation/background/child-survivor-fund/child-survivor-fund-frequently-asked-questions/ http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/compensation/background/child-survivor-fund/child-survivor-fund-frequently-asked-questions/#comments Fri, 05 Sep 2014 18:23:10 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=11218 Who is eligible? This fund is open to Jewish Nazi victims who were persecuted as Jews and were born January 1, 1928 or later AND who suffered one of the following types of persecution: (I) Were in a concentration camp; … Continue reading

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Claims Conference Reaches Landmark Agreement with Germany to Assist Child Survivors of the Holocaust http://www.claimscon.org/2014/09/child-survivors/ http://www.claimscon.org/2014/09/child-survivors/#comments Wed, 03 Sep 2014 21:12:04 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?p=11208 The Claims Conference has reached a landmark agreement with the German Finance Ministry under which the organization and the German government will together provide assistance to Jewish child survivors of the Holocaust. “The joint fund will recognize survivors worldwide who were … Continue reading

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Demographer http://www.claimscon.org/about/careers/demographer/ http://www.claimscon.org/about/careers/demographer/#comments Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:57:17 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=11197 The Claims Conference is currently recruiting for a full-time Demographer to work out of our New York Headquarters. This position reports directly to the Executive Vice President. The Demographer will spearhead the Claims Conference’s new Demography Unit and be responsible for conducting demographic research and reporting on Nazi victims throughout the world. Continue reading

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Honoring the Righteous http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/social/the-righteous-gentiles-program/honoring-the-righteous/ http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/social/the-righteous-gentiles-program/honoring-the-righteous/#comments Mon, 18 Aug 2014 21:02:57 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=11186 In May 1943, a young Jewish boy and his parents were taken into hiding on a farm in Poland, after escaping the Siemiatycze Ghetto, ending up in a forest and having no other place to hide. The family that owned … Continue reading

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The Righteous Gentiles Program http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/social/the-righteous-gentiles-program/ http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/social/the-righteous-gentiles-program/#comments Mon, 18 Aug 2014 20:52:52 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=11182 The Righteous Gentiles program, known as the Hassidei Umot Haolam program, was created in 1963 to aid non-Jews, now in need of financial assistance, who risked their own lives to save Jewish lives during the Holocaust. The Claims Conference was … Continue reading

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Ludwik Brylant http://www.claimscon.org/regions/eastern-europe/poland/ludwik-brylant/ http://www.claimscon.org/regions/eastern-europe/poland/ludwik-brylant/#comments Mon, 18 Aug 2014 20:29:37 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=11179 As a child of 8, Ludwik Brylant escaped from the Warsaw Ghetto and survived the Shoah in hiding. Now 81 years old and living in Lublin, Ludwik receives services from Poland’s Central Jewish Welfare Commission through funding from the Claims … Continue reading

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Katarzyna Meloch-Jackl http://www.claimscon.org/regions/eastern-europe/poland/katarzyna-meloch-jackl/ http://www.claimscon.org/regions/eastern-europe/poland/katarzyna-meloch-jackl/#comments Mon, 18 Aug 2014 20:22:40 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=11176 Katarzyna Meloch-Jackl of Warsaw says she has to live until 90 because she has so much to write about Jewish history and the Shoah. The homecare help she receives from Poland’s Central Jewish Welfare Commission, through funding from the Claims … Continue reading

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Stories of Holocaust Victims Saved by Righteous Gentiles http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/social/the-righteous-gentiles-program/righteous-gentiles-stories/ http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/social/the-righteous-gentiles-program/righteous-gentiles-stories/#comments Mon, 18 Aug 2014 20:04:31 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=11172 The post Stories of Holocaust Victims Saved by Righteous Gentiles appeared first on Claims Conference.

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Survivor Story: Rosa Kokh http://www.claimscon.org/regions/western-europe/france/survivor-story-rosa-kokh/ http://www.claimscon.org/regions/western-europe/france/survivor-story-rosa-kokh/#comments Mon, 18 Aug 2014 16:55:28 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=11169 As a young mother, Rosa Kokh of Paris was hidden by Righteous Gentiles in the Free Zone of France with her husband and child. Now, with the homecare help she receives from ADIAM Solidarite, through a grant by the Claims … Continue reading

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Protecting Holocaust Victims in Israel http://www.claimscon.org/regions/israel/israel-shelters/ http://www.claimscon.org/regions/israel/israel-shelters/#comments Mon, 11 Aug 2014 16:24:14 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=11136 Added Funding Helps Safeguard Vulnerable Nazi Victims In the South As the rocket attacks from Gaza continue, Holocaust victims are particularly vulnerable, physically and emotionally. With southern cities having faced attacks for years, the Claims Conference has worked closely with … Continue reading

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Chief Marketing Officer http://www.claimscon.org/about/careers/chief-marketing-officer/ http://www.claimscon.org/about/careers/chief-marketing-officer/#comments Mon, 04 Aug 2014 15:48:07 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=11128 Reporting to the Executive Vice President (EVP), the Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) will spearhead marketing activities as the Claims Conference continues to expand domestically and globally. As a key member of the leadership team, the CMO will manage the creation … Continue reading

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Claims Conference Board of Directors Charts Future Course at Annual Meeting http://www.claimscon.org/2014/07/claims-conference-board-of-directors-charts-future-course-at-annual-meeting/ http://www.claimscon.org/2014/07/claims-conference-board-of-directors-charts-future-course-at-annual-meeting/#comments Mon, 14 Jul 2014 15:07:38 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?p=11100 Establishes Demographic Research & Policy Unit to Track Shoah Victim Needs Board Approves Recommendations of Structure & Governance Panel; Officers Elected After extensive discussion among more than 60 representatives from its member organizations at the annual meeting of the Claims … Continue reading

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General Controller Summary Report 2014 http://www.claimscon.org/2014/06/general-controller-summary-report-2014/ http://www.claimscon.org/2014/06/general-controller-summary-report-2014/#comments Thu, 19 Jun 2014 18:56:23 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?p=11035 General Controller Annual Summary Report 2014

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Volunteer Visitor Bonds With Survivor http://www.claimscon.org/regions/israel/revital/ http://www.claimscon.org/regions/israel/revital/#comments Fri, 02 May 2014 15:43:29 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=10857 In Israel, Hillel, the Jewish university student organization, has found a way to make the vital connection between young people and survivors so the stories of the Shoah may continue to be told for generations to come. Through Zachor v’Kabed, … Continue reading

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Promoting U.K. Shoah Education http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/red/education/cameron-education/ http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/red/education/cameron-education/#comments Tue, 25 Mar 2014 21:11:59 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=10807 In 1938, Max Lichtwitz of Berlin, a widower, made the heartbreaking decision to send his only child, Heinz, to the United Kingdom as part of the Kindertransport to save him from the growing persecution of the Jews. Heinz was placed … Continue reading

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Ukraine Update http://www.claimscon.org/2014/03/ukraine-update/ http://www.claimscon.org/2014/03/ukraine-update/#comments Fri, 14 Mar 2014 18:49:55 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?p=10766 Mihail, 82, had not left his one-room Kiev apartment since the recent unrest in the Ukrainian capital turned violent.  Frightened and alone, he was indescribably grateful when Alena Druzhynina showed up at his apartment with a food package from Hesed … Continue reading

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Serbia http://www.claimscon.org/regions/eastern-europe/serbia/ http://www.claimscon.org/regions/eastern-europe/serbia/#comments Mon, 03 Mar 2014 22:22:53 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=10707 The Federation of Jewish Communities in Serbia is the representative body of ten local Jewish community branches in Serbia.  The organization coordinates a healthcare project to provide welfare services for Nazi victims who are not covered by government health insurance. … Continue reading

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Survivor Story: Georgette Hancock http://www.claimscon.org/regions/north-america/united-states/georgette-hancock/ http://www.claimscon.org/regions/north-america/united-states/georgette-hancock/#comments Mon, 03 Mar 2014 21:51:39 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=10699 Georgette Hancock lives alone in Portland, Oregon, after her daughter, son-in-law and four grandchildren recently moved away. But Georgette says the staff at Jewish Family & Children’s Services of Portland supports her and cares for her, with the funds it … Continue reading

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Tribute to Saul Kagan http://www.claimscon.org/kagantribute/ http://www.claimscon.org/kagantribute/#comments Thu, 20 Feb 2014 14:48:25 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=10680 The post Tribute to Saul Kagan appeared first on Claims Conference.

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Survivor Story: Rosa Lindenberg http://www.claimscon.org/regions/north-america/united-states/florida/survivor-story-rosa-lindenberg/ http://www.claimscon.org/regions/north-america/united-states/florida/survivor-story-rosa-lindenberg/#comments Mon, 27 Jan 2014 15:53:14 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=10643 Rosa Lindenberg and her husband, Leo, both Holocaust survivors, did everything they were supposed to do to save for retirement and their old age. Unfortunately, due to Leo’s prolonged illness, the couple depleted their savings, and Rosa must now rely … Continue reading

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Lithuania http://www.claimscon.org/regions/fsu/lithuania/ http://www.claimscon.org/regions/fsu/lithuania/#comments Thu, 23 Jan 2014 20:36:11 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=10626 The economies of the Baltic States remain very weak.  The health and welfare situation of the elderly, particularly the disabled, continues to worsen as the Baltic States reduce their social spending trying to meet the budgetary requirements of the European … Continue reading

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Survivor Story: Inga Kanyevskaya http://www.claimscon.org/regions/fsu/ukraine/survivor-story-inga-kanyevskaya/ http://www.claimscon.org/regions/fsu/ukraine/survivor-story-inga-kanyevskaya/#comments Thu, 23 Jan 2014 17:06:25 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=10622 Inga Kanyevskaya of Kiev, Ukraine couldn’t have recovered from a broken back several years ago, she says, without vital assistance from Hesed B’nei Azriel, which has “saved me with homecare.” Inga, now 80, credits her recovery after 10 bedridden months, … Continue reading

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Survivor Story: Maia Filevskaya http://www.claimscon.org/regions/fsu/estonia/survivor-story-maia-filevskaya/ http://www.claimscon.org/regions/fsu/estonia/survivor-story-maia-filevskaya/#comments Wed, 22 Jan 2014 22:20:07 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=10617 Maia Filevskaya has been a member of the Jewish Community of Estonia since 1992, just after it was formally established. She used to take part in all its events and activities, and when the synagogue opened, she attended Shabbat services. … Continue reading

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Estonia http://www.claimscon.org/regions/fsu/estonia/ http://www.claimscon.org/regions/fsu/estonia/#comments Thu, 16 Jan 2014 19:42:02 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=10610 The economies of the Baltic States remain very weak.  The health and welfare situation of the elderly, particularly the disabled, continues to worsen as the Baltic States reduce their social spending trying to meet the budgetary requirements of the European … Continue reading

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Denmark http://www.claimscon.org/regions/western-europe/denmark/ http://www.claimscon.org/regions/western-europe/denmark/#comments Thu, 16 Jan 2014 19:26:59 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=10606 Direct compensation payments are made from the Article 2 Fund and the Hardship Fund. The Claims Conference negotiates on an ongoing basis with the German government to include additional Nazi victims in compensation programs, increase payments, and provide increased funds … Continue reading

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Claims Conference Recommends Two Appointees to Gurlitt Art Task Force http://www.claimscon.org/2014/01/claims-conference-recommends-two-appointees-to-gurlitt-art-task-force/ http://www.claimscon.org/2014/01/claims-conference-recommends-two-appointees-to-gurlitt-art-task-force/#comments Wed, 08 Jan 2014 15:41:28 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?p=10649 Experts in Looted Art and Restitution; Calls for Transparency, Cites Moral Imperative January 8, 2014 — To assist in determining the extent and origin of Nazi-looted art in the collection discovered to be in the possession of Cornelius Gurlitt in … Continue reading

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Sweden http://www.claimscon.org/regions/western-europe/sweden/ http://www.claimscon.org/regions/western-europe/sweden/#comments Tue, 10 Dec 2013 21:32:57 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=10532 Direct compensation Direct compensation payments are made from the Article 2 Fund and the Hardship Fund. The Claims Conference negotiates on an ongoing basis with the German government to include additional Nazi victims in compensation programs, increase payments, and provide … Continue reading

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Latvia http://www.claimscon.org/regions/fsu/latvia/ http://www.claimscon.org/regions/fsu/latvia/#comments Thu, 05 Dec 2013 22:09:30 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=10510 The elderly, a vulnerable population in Latvia, have been severely affected by the economic situation in the Baltics. As the Baltic governments look to find ways to reduce costs, much-needed social services are being eliminated. This is particularly true of … Continue reading

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Croatia http://www.claimscon.org/regions/eastern-europe/croatia/ http://www.claimscon.org/regions/eastern-europe/croatia/#comments Thu, 05 Dec 2013 21:35:19 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=10507 Direct compensation payments are made from the Central and Eastern European Fund (CEEF) and from the Holocaust Victim Compensation Fund (HVCF). Beginning in January 2013, CEEF payments increased to €300 per month from €260 due to Claims Conference negotiations with … Continue reading

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Past Media Coverage http://www.claimscon.org/news-media/claims-conference-in-the-media/past/ http://www.claimscon.org/news-media/claims-conference-in-the-media/past/#comments Thu, 05 Dec 2013 17:49:24 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=10501 2012 December 17, 2012 For 60th Year, Germany Honors Duty to Pay Holocaust Victims New York Times July 11, 2012 $70 billion on, Claims Conf. marks 60 years of reparations from Germany JTA March 19, 2012 Israeli journalists apologize to … Continue reading

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Auschwitz Pavilion http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/red/documentation/auschwitz-pavilion/ http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/red/documentation/auschwitz-pavilion/#comments Thu, 21 Nov 2013 22:19:43 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=10468 A new permanent exhibition at the Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum has updated decades-old information with a compelling format, placing the murder of more than 1 million Jews at the death camp in the larger context of the Holocaust. The Auschwitz Pavilion, created … Continue reading

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Holocaust Victims to Receive an Additional $4 Million in Aid From Weinberg Foundation Grant to Claims Conference http://www.claimscon.org/2013/11/weinberg/ http://www.claimscon.org/2013/11/weinberg/#comments Tue, 19 Nov 2013 15:37:37 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?p=10440 The Claims Conference has received an additional $4 million grant from the Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation to provide emergency assistance to Holocaust victims in North America. The Weinberg Foundation, one of the largest private Jewish foundations in the U.S., … Continue reading

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Weinberg Emergency Assistance Fund http://www.claimscon.org/regions/north-america/weinberg-emergency-assistance-fund/ http://www.claimscon.org/regions/north-america/weinberg-emergency-assistance-fund/#comments Thu, 14 Nov 2013 18:06:20 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=10412 Organizations Receiving Funding from the Weinberg Holocaust Survivors Emergency Assistance Fund CANADA Jewish Family & Child Service, Toronto, ON Cummings Jewish Centre for Seniors, Montreal, QC UNITED STATES Arizona Jewish Family & Children’s Service of Southern Arizona, Tucson California Jewish … Continue reading

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Saul Kagan, Architect of Holocaust Restitution http://www.claimscon.org/about/history/saul-kagan/ http://www.claimscon.org/about/history/saul-kagan/#comments Mon, 11 Nov 2013 16:37:05 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=10289 Saul Kagan z”l made it his life’s calling to attain a small measure of justice for Jewish victims of Nazi persecution. A memorial tribute to honor his life was held on Monday, February 24, 2014 at the Center for Jewish … Continue reading

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Looted Art & Cultural Property Grants http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/red/art-grants/ http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/red/art-grants/#comments Fri, 08 Nov 2013 16:34:10 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=10323 ERR Project The compiling and making available of the records of the Einsatzstab Reichsleiter Rosenberg (ERR). Nazi-Era Provenance Internet Portal (NEPIP): Created by the American Association of Museums, NEPIP is a searchable registry of objects in U.S. museum collections that … Continue reading

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Nazi-Looted Art Trove Discovered in Munich Must Be Made Public to Aid Restitution http://www.claimscon.org/2013/11/nazi-looted-art-trove-discovered-in-munich-must-be-made-public-to-aid-restitution/ http://www.claimscon.org/2013/11/nazi-looted-art-trove-discovered-in-munich-must-be-made-public-to-aid-restitution/#comments Thu, 07 Nov 2013 18:55:58 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?p=10301   Contact information for inquiries about the artworks discovered in Munich 1) The Coordination Office for Lost Art in Magdeburg: Koordinierungsstelle Magdeburg Turmschanzenstr. 32 39114 Magdeburg Germany Fax: 01149 391 567 3899 2) The Prosecutor’s Office in Augsburg: Staatsanwaltschaft Augsburg … Continue reading

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Social Welfare Program Assistant http://www.claimscon.org/about/careers/program-assistant/ http://www.claimscon.org/about/careers/program-assistant/#comments Fri, 01 Nov 2013 18:45:22 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=10277 We are currently seeking a Program Assistant for our Allocations department.  Program Assistants are responsible for providing administrative and programmatic support to assigned Program Officers and Program Managers. Responsibilities Include: Reviewing grant reports and payment requests as to ensure accuracy and … Continue reading

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Fellow Profile: Laura Brade http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/red/education/fellowships/fellow-profile-laura-brade/ http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/red/education/fellowships/fellow-profile-laura-brade/#comments Fri, 01 Nov 2013 17:22:48 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=10272 Laura Brade is a Kagan Fellow at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, where she is a Ph.D. candidate in history. Continue reading

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Survivor Story: Stefan Tenenbaum http://www.claimscon.org/regions/western-europe/sweden/stefan-tenenbaum/ http://www.claimscon.org/regions/western-europe/sweden/stefan-tenenbaum/#comments Tue, 15 Oct 2013 19:31:32 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=10246 At 99, Stefan Tenenbaum still lives in his own apartment in Malmo, Sweden. Though he has pulmonary disease and needs medication, with help of a twice-monthly homecare worker, Stefan is able to remain safely on his own. Stefan grew up … Continue reading

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Survivor Story: Perla Segen http://www.claimscon.org/regions/israel/survivor-story-perla-segen/ http://www.claimscon.org/regions/israel/survivor-story-perla-segen/#comments Tue, 15 Oct 2013 19:22:47 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=10243 Perla Segen was 17 when the Germans reached her hometown of Chelm, Poland in 1939. When her husband was drafted by the Soviet army, she was newly married with a newborn daughter. She was married and had a newborn daughter, … Continue reading

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Survivor Story: Penina Nash http://www.claimscon.org/regions/israel/survivor-story-penina-nash/ http://www.claimscon.org/regions/israel/survivor-story-penina-nash/#comments Tue, 15 Oct 2013 19:15:30 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=10241 Penina Nash of Israel was a 5-year-old girl, living with her family in Poland when the Nazis invaded in September 1939. As the German Army advanced, Jews fled eastward through the Soviet Union to safety, trying to stay one step … Continue reading

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New Online Video Series Provides Expert Guidance On Health & Well-Being For Family Caregivers Of Holocaust Survivors http://www.claimscon.org/2013/09/caregiver-seminars/ http://www.claimscon.org/2013/09/caregiver-seminars/#comments Mon, 30 Sep 2013 14:07:49 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?p=10177 New Approaches Provide Vital Support for Non-Professional Caregivers September 30 – The Claims Conference today announced the launch of its Caregiver Support Seminars, an online series of presentations providing advice and information to family caregivers of Holocaust victims, covering medical, … Continue reading

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ZRBG Payments for Child Rearing Periods (Kindererziehungszeiten) http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/compensation/germany-payments/zrbg/zrbg-child-rearing-payment/ http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/compensation/germany-payments/zrbg/zrbg-child-rearing-payment/#comments Mon, 26 Aug 2013 15:25:57 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=10111 The information presented below is intended solely as a general guide. It is a broad summary and overview. For information on Payments for Child Rearing Periods consult the German Social Insurance Board at the address given below. Under German Social … Continue reading

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Hungary Releases Promised $5.6 Million to Claims Conference for Holocaust Survivor Aid Worldwide http://www.claimscon.org/2013/07/hungary-releases-millions/ http://www.claimscon.org/2013/07/hungary-releases-millions/#comments Tue, 23 Jul 2013 15:06:38 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?p=10048 The Claims Conference is pleased to announce that the government of Hungary, after protracted and difficult talks over the course of several years, has agreed to release $5.6 million in previously committed funds for social welfare services for needy Holocaust … Continue reading

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General Controller Annual Summary Report: 2013 http://www.claimscon.org/2013/07/controller-report-2013/ http://www.claimscon.org/2013/07/controller-report-2013/#comments Thu, 18 Jul 2013 19:34:50 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?p=10043 The June 17, 2013 report may be viewed here.

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General Controller Summary Report 2013 http://www.claimscon.org/2013/06/general-controller-summary-report-2013/ http://www.claimscon.org/2013/06/general-controller-summary-report-2013/#comments Wed, 19 Jun 2013 18:50:40 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?p=11033 General Controller Annual Summary Report 2013

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Brochures http://www.claimscon.org/for-agencies/brochures/ http://www.claimscon.org/for-agencies/brochures/#comments Wed, 19 Jun 2013 14:45:52 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org/?page_id=9721 Grants (Allocations) Pamphlet Download the Pamphlet To print this pamphlet in the same format as the example sent with the most recent Allocation Letter, please use a color printer and the following settings: Pages to Print: All Page Size & … Continue reading

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Caregiver Support Seminars http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/caregiver-support-seminars/ http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/caregiver-support-seminars/#comments Tue, 04 Jun 2013 20:43:25 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org//?page_id=9372 Family members caring for elderly Holocaust victims often face unique challenges without the benefit of being professionally trained to deal with survivors’ physical and emotional issues that directly result from the Shoah. To help, the Claims Conference is posting video … Continue reading

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Videos http://www.claimscon.org/news-media/videos/ http://www.claimscon.org/news-media/videos/#comments Tue, 04 Jun 2013 20:22:55 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org//?page_id=9366  Caregiver Support Seminars Learn more about our pioneering Caregiver Support Seminar series. Memorial For Saul Kagan Z”L Passover Food Packages in the FSU Supportive Communities in Israel

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Belgium http://www.claimscon.org/regions/western-europe/belgium/ http://www.claimscon.org/regions/western-europe/belgium/#comments Fri, 31 May 2013 21:14:04 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org//?page_id=9260 Compensation Programs Direct compensation payments are made from the Article 2 Fund and the Hardship Fund. The Claims Conference negotiates on an ongoing basis with the German government to include additional Nazi victims in compensation programs, increase payments, and provide … Continue reading

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Netherlands http://www.claimscon.org/regions/western-europe/netherlands/ http://www.claimscon.org/regions/western-europe/netherlands/#comments Fri, 31 May 2013 20:56:07 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org//?page_id=9255 Homecare organizations in the Netherlands have been confronted with severe government budget cuts. The Claims Conference partners with Stichting Joods Maatschappelijk Werk/Dutch Jewish Social Services (JMW), a social welfare organization serving Jews in the Netherlands. With Claims Conference funds, JMW … Continue reading

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Claims Conference Reaches $1 Billion Agreement with German Government for Survivor Homecare http://www.claimscon.org/2013/05/negotiations/ http://www.claimscon.org/2013/05/negotiations/#comments Tue, 28 May 2013 18:31:06 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org//?p=9170 May 28, 2013 – The Claims Conference has negotiated an agreement under which the German government has committed to provide approximately $1 billion over a four-year period for homecare for Jewish Holocaust victims, with the annual amount increasing every year through 2017. The German government agreed, in its talks with the … Continue reading

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Survivor Stories: Berta Nisim Levi-Vladimirova and Shmuel & Rivka Benun http://www.claimscon.org/regions/eastern-europe/bulgaria/profile-bulgaria/ http://www.claimscon.org/regions/eastern-europe/bulgaria/profile-bulgaria/#comments Thu, 23 May 2013 14:09:15 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org//?page_id=9134 When homecare funding for Bulgarian Jewish Holocaust victims was increased in early 2011, the additional allocations available pushed the service to the top of the priority list for elderly survivors. But because homecare was not part of the Bulgarian family-oriented … Continue reading

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Croatia: Opatija Retreat http://www.claimscon.org/regions/eastern-europe/croatia/opatija/ http://www.claimscon.org/regions/eastern-europe/croatia/opatija/#comments Fri, 10 May 2013 19:05:14 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org//?page_id=8948 “Thank you. Thank you. Thank you. I cannot say any more than thank you,” Lea Kriesbacher quietly and earnestly whispers into the phone. She rushes on, “If I have one word, it is a dream. A dream which every winter … Continue reading

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Fellow Profile: Ella Florsheim http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/red/education/fellowships/ella-florsheim/ http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/red/education/fellowships/ella-florsheim/#comments Tue, 07 May 2013 20:56:20 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org//?page_id=8882 To help ensure that serious study and research of the Holocaust continues even after survivors are gone, the Saul Kagan Claims Conference Fellowships in Advanced Shoah Studies supports selected Ph.D. candidates around the world. Ella Florsheim of Israel grew up … Continue reading

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Projects We Support http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/red/shoah-research-education-documentation-profiles/ http://www.claimscon.org/what-we-do/allocations/red/shoah-research-education-documentation-profiles/#comments Tue, 07 May 2013 18:54:04 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org//?page_id=8845 The post Projects We Support appeared first on Claims Conference.

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Who We Help http://www.claimscon.org/regions/profiles-2/ http://www.claimscon.org/regions/profiles-2/#comments Tue, 07 May 2013 16:44:25 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org//?page_id=8840 The post Who We Help appeared first on Claims Conference.

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Services FAQs http://www.claimscon.org/survivor-services/comp-faqs/services-faqs/ http://www.claimscon.org/survivor-services/comp-faqs/services-faqs/#comments Mon, 06 May 2013 17:51:29 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org//?page_id=8795 PLEASE NOTE: The information presented herein is intended for information purposes only and solely as a general guide. The information is not intended as legal advice. It is a summary of specific issues and does not represent a definitive or complete … Continue reading

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Current Beneficiaries’ FAQs http://www.claimscon.org/survivor-services/comp-faqs/beneficiaries/ http://www.claimscon.org/survivor-services/comp-faqs/beneficiaries/#comments Mon, 06 May 2013 17:23:23 +0000 http://www.claimscon.org//?page_id=8783 PLEASE NOTE: The information presented herein is intended for information purposes only and solely as a general guide. The information is not intended as legal advice. It is a summary of specific issues and does not represent a definitive or complete … Continue reading

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