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Holocaust survivors gather at the Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center to mark a $15 million grant to the Auschwitz-Birkenau Foundation.


Historic Holocaust site to be preserved

by Adam Alexander
Aug 11, 2010


Local Holocaust survivors celebrated recieving a $15 million federal grant to the Auschwitz-Birkenau Foundation in Poland. It will be used for the preservation of the history of the Holocaust.  Reporter Adam Alexander tells us what this means to some of the survivors.