16 2021

Next Generations Group get-together with Naomi Derner

4:00PM - 5:00PM  


Contact Sue Wendel

Join us on Sunday, May, 16th, 4:00 pm via Zoom as Naomi Derner, granddaughter of four Holocaust survivors, shares the personal story of her maternal grandmother Sara. Using family records, internet research, and an audio interview of her grandmother recorded in the 1990s, Naomi uncovered Sara’s inspiring and courageous escape from Nazi-occupied Poland to Russia. Naomi will share the harrowing and sometimes tragic details of what her grandmother and other relatives endured, and how Sara survived.

What: Next Generations Group get-together with 3g Naomi Derner

When: Sun. May 16th, 4 to 5 pm, Zoom

Please visit the NGG website for details.

To attend, please reply to for the Zoom link.

3gs are the last generation to really know a living Holocaust survivor. It’s more important than ever for them to share, and for people to learn from, their family’s personal stories during one of the darkest chapters in history.

About Naomi Derner: Naomi is the granddaughter of four Holocaust survivors, a longtime member of NGG, and serves on the NGG executive committee and is our 3g liaison. She speaks to students and community groups as a member of the OJMCHE Speaker’s Bureau.