Zikaron V’Tikvah - Remembrance and Hope: Butterfly Project
Created in 2006 to memorialize the Jewish children killed in the Holocaust, the Butterfly Project seeks to create 1.5 million ceramic butterflies worldwide in honor of their memory.
The program is an educational, hands-on experience that has been adopted by individuals, schools and museums worldwide.
Click here to learn more about the documentary being filmed about the Butterfly Project.
Click here the Butterfly Project's Tumblr page.
Every year on Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Remembrance Day), the Butterfly Project brings numerous Holocaust survivors to SDJA’s campus for a special ceremony and to speak with students.
Remember the Past, Act Responsibly In The Present, and Create a More Peaceful Future
Creating 1.5 Million Butterflies for Remembrance and Hope
If you would like to participate in this project, here are the instructions for making the ceramic butterflies.
The poem “Give me Wings”, written by Lynn Goldfarb, captures the heart and soul of Zikaron V’Tikvah, this project of hope and remembrance.
For further information, please contact Cheryl Price at firstname.lastname@example.org or (619) 708-6883.