Story URL: http://news.medill.northwestern.edu/chicago/news.aspx?id=168121
Story Retrieval Date: 6/18/2013 12:59:36 AM CST
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
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.