Indianapolis-The Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Indiana Holiday Commission, the Indiana Civil Rights Commission, the Indianapolis Jewish Community Relations Council and the Bureau of Jewish Education announced today that the 15th Annual Holocaust Day of Remembrance: Honoring the Rescuers will be held on Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 12:30 pm in the Indiana Statehouse Rotunda in Indianapolis.
The program will be highlighted by a student presentation by the Hasten Hebrew Academy of Indianapolis (HHAI). The HHAI has served the Indianapolis community since 1971, offering an environment that fosters the religious, social and academic growth of their students which range in age from 18 months to 8th grade.
The program will also include remarks by Todd Maurer, President of the Indianapolis Jewish Community Relations Council, Clayton Graham, Esq., Chairperson of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Indiana Holiday Commission and Jamal L. Smith, Executive Director of the Indiana Civil Rights Commission.
The Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Indiana Holiday Commission was created by statute to commemorate the life and works of Dr. King. One meaningful method of preserving legacy is through the acts of service that meet fundamental community need. For information on year-round, community service opportunities visit: http://www.in.gov/ofbci/volunteer or http://www.mlkday.gov .
Click here to view a copy of the program flyer.