Dedicated to Education & Remembrance

Our mission is to promote awareness of the Holocaust and to foster education in grades K-12 throughout South Carolina.

In an effort to inspire South Carolinians to remember and to learn from the Holocaust, and as a response to the creation of the Columbia Holocaust Memorial Monument, the Columbia Holocaust Education Commission is dedicated to promoting awareness of the Monument and fostering Holocaust education throughout South Carolina.

Our Mission

The Mission of the Commission is to promote awareness of the Holocaust and to foster education in grades K-12 throughout the state of South Carolina. It is the hope of the commission to inspire all South Carolinians to remember the Holocaust and the lessons that it has taught. Only through constant, vigilant, and accurate information, will the children of this state be able to fully comprehend the enormity of the lives lost and the aftermath of this dark period in World History.

Annual Yom Hashoah Observance

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Holocaust Remembered Exhibit

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Speakers Bureau

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Grant Program

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2021 Columbia Community Yom Hashoah Commemoration