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Viva Shalom: Celebrating Latin American Jews in Dallas

This year, the Dallas Jewish Historical Society will be celebrating the Latin American Jewish community in Dallas with "Viva Shalom!," our biennial "One Story at a Time" event. Like so many other organizations in our community, we are feeling the effects of COVID-19. To preserve the health and safety of our staff, volunteers, and greater community, we have made the difficult decision to postpone this event until Fall 2020. We are currently working to set a date and will let you all know as soon as possible.  In the meantime, we are still committed to preparing for this event and will continue gathering data on the Latin American Jewish Community to incorporate into our permanent collection. We encourage you to participate in our survey (click here or see link below) and share your family’s experience before and after making your home in Dallas. The last question in the survey will prompt you to select how you would like to share your story in more detail. We recommend oral history interviews because of the richness of the final product—a video to share with your family for generations to come. Please note that Oral History interviews conducted by DJHS staff and volunteers are…
DJHS Admin
February 18, 2020