Holocaust Survivor Services
Anachnu and Kavod SHEF

Contact Us

For additional information or to register, please contact Marina Sapir, Anachnu Program Director at 203-921-4161 or
msapir@ctjfs.org

Schoke Jewish Family Service offers support groups, holiday gatherings, day trips, and emergency assistance for medical needs to Holocaust survivors across Fairfield County.

Volunteers are welcome to assist with our programming – if you know anyone who might be eligible, please refer them to Schoke JFS.

Participants must be Jewish and lived during the Nazi occupation of Europe from 1933-1945.

Services provided in Russian and English.

Schoke Jewish Family Service offers support groups, holiday gatherings, day trips, and emergency assistance for medical needs to Holocaust survivors across Fairfield County.

Volunteers are welcome to assist with our programming – if you know anyone who might be eligible, please refer them to Schoke JFS.

Participants must be Jewish and lived during the Nazi occupation of Europe from 1933-1945.

Services provided in Russian and English.

Contact Us

For additional information or to register, please contact
Marina Sapir,
Anachnu Program Director

at 203-921-4161 or
msapir@ctjfs.org

Upcoming Events

All upcoming events will be held on Zoom. Contact Marina Sapir, Anachnu Program Director at 203-570-0872 or msapir@ctjfs.org for Zoom meeting information.

July 2020

Soul Food! A Spiritual Discussion
Presented by Rona Wall of Beit Chaverim, Westport on Zoom

  • Tuesday, July 7 at 2:00 PM

Chair Healing Yoga & Mindfulness Exercise
Presented by Yoga Instructor Raema Salmon on Zoom

  • Wednesday, July 8 at 3:00 PM
  • Wednesday, July 22 at 3:00 PM

An Afternoon with Tibi
Israeli music and celebration!

  • Tuesday, July 14 at 2:00 PM

Mind & Body Connection with Viki Boyko
Presented on Zoom

  • Wednesday, July 15 at 3:00 PM
  • Wednesday, July 29 at 3:00 PM

FDR and the Truth in Reporting: How FDR negatively impacted the outcome of the Holocaust
A lecture with world-renowned producer, Donald Saltzman

  • Tuesday, July 28 at 2:00 PM

    August 2020

    Irving Berlin: An American Patriot
    With pianist and performer, Art Gang

    • Tuesday, August 4 at 2:00 PM

    Chair Healing Yoga & Mindfulness Exercise
    Presented by Yoga Instructor Raema Salmon on Zoom

    • Wednesday, August 5 at 3:00 PM
    • Wednesday, August 19 at 3:00 PM

    Open Mic!
    Anachnu clients perform songs and poetry, share special memories and memorabilia!

    • Tuesday, August 11 at 2:00 PM

    Mind & Body Connection with Viki Boyko
    Presented on Zoom

    • Wednesday, August 12 at 3:00 PM

    Virtual Artistry, Right in Your Home with Yael Shmilovitch
    Art instructor Yael, will guide participants through an art lesson. All supplies will be provided by Schoke JFS. Registration by 7/31 is required.

    • Tuesday, August 18 at 2:00 PM

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