Programs and Services
“I don’t want to live in a world where a potato is more valuable than an Oscar. And I don’t want children to be in a world where an Oscar is so important that you forget that there are people who do not have a potato.” – Gerda Weissmann Klein
inTIME Classroom Magazine
Learn about the power of individuals to make a difference. Special STAND UP, SPEAK OUT, LEND A HAND edition includes 100 student magazines, 1 teacher’s guide, a copy of Gerda Klein’s autobiography, All But My Life, and the Academy Award winning documentary, One Survivor Remembers. May, 2007 edition includes material on coexistence.
A comprehensive educational kit based upon the Oscar-winning documentary, One Survivor Remembers. This new kit, with more than a dozen standard-based lesson plans, is highlighted in SPLC’s Teaching Tolerance Magazine. To order your free kit, click here
Learn more about schools around the country that have made a great effort against hunger and poverty.
Prior Speaking Engagements
Readthe text of a previous speech by Gerda Klein and request a visit.
Books/Films by the Kleins and others
Purchase books by the Kleins and other authors and see Gerda Weissmann Klein talk about her experiences during the Holocaust
The Great American Bakesale
A groundbreaking program to end child hunger in America.
Our mission is to educate students on the tenets of citizenship, inspire their pride in America and encourage them to participate in community service.