Annual Meeting 2015

Save the Date!

The 28th Annual Meeting will be held on Sunday, June 5th, 2016 at a Portland-area location. We’re still working on the plan for the event, but we hope you will be able to join us. Please read about the 2015 Annual Meeting below and check back here after February 1st for an update on the 2016 Annual Meeting.

The HHRC’s 27th Annual Meeting was held on

Sunday, May 31st, 2015

at the DoubleTree by Hilton, Portland

Thanks to:

Co-Sponsors Dr. Michael L. Shuman & Dhara Williams

Event supporters: Sara & Dan Boxer, Bobbie & Tom Gottschalk, Mendall Financial Group, LLC

and Temple Shalom

Congratulations to our Honorees:

Lawrence Alan Spiegel Remembrance Scholarship Award

Emily Payne from Lewiston High School – Read Emily’s essay here.

Mathilda Schlossberger Outstanding Student of the Year

Emma Hickey from Gardiner High School for her video “Drop the Gender Mask” (Introduction: Christina Benedict) See Emma’s video here.

 

Julius Ciembroniewicz and HHRC Executive Director Elizabeth Helitzer

Julius Ciembroniewicz and HHRC Executive Director Elizabeth Helitzer

Emma Hickey

Emma Hickey

Harry Blumenthal and HHRC Executive Director Elizabeth Helitzer

Harry Blumenthal and HHRC Executive Director Elizabeth Helitzer

Harry Blumenthal (Introduction by Margaret Blumenthal)

Dr. Julius Ciembroniewicz (Introduction by Jim Saindon)

Judy Glickman Lauder (Introduction by Merle Nelson)

Timothy Wilson

Timothy P. Wilson

Judy Glickman Lauder and HHRC ED Elizabeth Helitzer

Judy Glickman Lauder and HHRC ED Elizabeth Helitzer

Portland High School senior Mohamed Nur

Portland High School senior Mohamed Nur

 

Gerda Haas Award for Excellence in Holocaust and Human Rights Education & Leadership

Timothy P. Wilson (Introduction by Mohamed Nur)      

Thanks to all who attended!

The 2016 Annual Meeting will be held on Sunday, June 5th from 12 -3 p.m. (Location TBD)