Lunch & Learn: Jewish Genealogy

Mar/13 12:15 pm -
Mar/13 01:45 pm

Gratz College Reading Room

Trace Your Roots. Build Your Family Tree

Wednesday, March 13, 2019 - 12:15pm to 1:45pm

Gratz College Reading Room

Join us as we learn techniques to locate individuals through genealogy.

Fred Blum
has been President of the Jewish Genealogical Society of Greater Philadelphia since 2007. To date he has identified over 1200 of his own family members. In 2005 he volunteered for the International Red Cross Holocaust Tracing Service, to assist the IRC reconnect Jewish, Polish and Ukrainian Holocaust survivors. In 2006 he was awarded the local and national “Volunteer of the Year” Award from the IRC. In 2011, Fred began volunteering for the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Fred is helping the museum locate European children that were orphaned during the period 1933-1945.

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