Writing Partners

Our volunteer writing partners are people of different ages, life stages and religious, cultural and education backgrounds. They share the desire to learn more about the Holocaust and support survivors in telling their stories in the manner that was meaningful to them.

Survivor: Helen Berkovitz

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Being a writing partner for the Sustaining Memories project was one of the most fulfilling experiences of my life. Together, Helen and I both told her story and formed a friendship that continues to endure. Learning from Helen — her optimism and her strength — has been an irreplaceable honour.

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