At Northwood Holocaust Memorial Day Events in 2015, 28 guest speakers addressed 2,889 students and their teachers from 50 different schools from across the borough. The events took place at six different synagogues – Belmont, Borehamwood, Bushey, Northwood and Watford United Synagogues and Northwood and Pinner Liberal Synagogue. They included delivery of 202 facilitated workshops and at least 300 volunteers were involved across the six venues.
83% of teachers strongly agreed that the content of HMD had been well communicated and 91% strongly agreed that it had been very informative.
After hearing a survivor speak and attending a workshop, the school pupils are encouraged to fill out a postcard. Here we share a selection with you: