Holocaust event raises $2.7 million
- Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 14 Dec 2006, D14, D15
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- Nearly 3,000 people attended the 2006 Risa K. Lambert Memorial Luncheon Nov. 2 at the Hilton Chicago to benefit the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C. The event included Rwandan genocide survivor Clemantine Wamariya reading her essay on Elie Wiesel's Holocaust memoir "Night" Wamariya is a junior at New Trier High School.
Photographs Barbara Slutsky of Highland Park, Nellie Fink of Wilmette, Berle Blitstein and Marlene Breslow-Blitstein of Glencoe; Clemantine Wamariya of Rwanda, Liz Thomas of Kenilworth and Clare Muykundenta of Rwanda; Paul Krouse of Lake Forest with grandson Justin Krouse Rosenthal of Chicago and Ann Krouse of Lake Forest; Erin Salins and Rhonda Salins of Highland Park; Elaine Frank and Bob Appelbaum of Glencoe
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- 14 Dec 2006
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