• Life in a Single Box

    Life in a Single Box – Shorashim’s First Annual Conference

    In the basement of Yad Vashem in Jerusalem sits an archive of hundreds of boxes which contain many thousands of documents from the Holocaust era. During a recent tour for Shorashim employees as part of Shorashim’s first annual conference, Chair Gertner, the archive administrator, shared the contents of a single box among many. Rav Shimon Har Shalom, administrative director of Tzohar’s Shorashim project, described how this box helped a woman reclaim her Jewish status at the age of sixty.
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