In Focus

In focus 8.12.16

in focus Leonard Schultz w_ Rep. Martha McSally @ HHC 7 19 16Rep. McSally visits Holocaust History Center

Jewish History Museum board member Leonard Schultz shows U.S. Rep. Martha McSally photos of his parents-in-law, Rachel and Rachmil Kane, in the Holocaust survivor exhibit at the Holocaust History Center. McSally visited the Holocaust History Center at the Jewish History Museum on July 19.





in focus Oshrat, Bar and LeahShinshinim arrive in Tucson

Weintraub Israel Center Director Oshrat Barel, center, greets Tucson’s newest Israeli emissaries, Bar Alkaher (left) and Leah Avuno, at Tucsona International Airport Aug.4.  The Israeli teens are known as “Shinshinim,” from the Hebrew letter “shin’’ that starts each word in the Jewish Agency for Israel’s program for high school graduates, “Shnat Sherut” (year of service). After two weeks of training here, the pair will spend a year working with local Jewish school programs.