The ATT’s Kirsche Department of Holocaust Studies expresses its gratitude for the overwhelming response to its Tisha B’Av Program at the Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center. Close to 250 attendees demonstrated that the victims of the Holocaust, their suffering and their memories, will never be forgotten. Special thanks to the Hartman Family Foundation for its continuous support of ATT Holocaust programming and Ken Cooper and his capable museum staff for their sensitive and respectful accommodation of this event.
Close to 200 people attended the ATT's 2016 Awards Presentation and Annual Meeting, where they were welcomed by Mr. Shalom Klein, MC for the evening, Mr. Stephen J. Landes, Co-President of the ATT, Rabbi Mordechai Raizman, Executive Director of Operations and Rabbi Avrohom S. Moller, Superintendent of Education. A nomination report was given by Stan Gertz, member of the Nominations Committee, followed by the election of the 2016-2017 ATT Board.