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MISSION STATEMENT

  • “Never forget” the Holocaust.

  • Through the use of exhibits and special programs serve as a Holocaust education center for the universities, 63,105 students attending 81 public schools, numerous yeshivas, parochial and private schools on Staten Island.

  • Commemorate the individual stories of survivors, victims, bystanders, resistors, G.I.’s who liberated Nazi camps as a means to combat anti-Semitism and all forms of prejudice.

  • Provide a physical space for Holocaust artifacts.

  • Serve as a place to document the history of the Jewish community on Staten Island.

  • Inspire future generations to build a world based on mutual respect - ואהבת לרעך כמוך