Holocaust Museum Houston and American Jewish Committee
to Observe International Holocaust Remembrance Day
10 a.m. Monday, January 28, 2008

WHAT: Holocaust Museum Houston and the American Jewish Committee will commemorate the United Nations’ International Holocaust Remembrance Day in special ceremonies with Houston’s Consular Corps. Speaking will be the Honorable Fred Zeidman, chairman of the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Council, and the Honorable Ricardo Augusto Gauthier, vice dean of the Houston Consular Corps. About 40 members of the Corps are expected to attend and then to take a special tour of the Museum.

WHEN: 10 a.m., Monday, January 28, 2008

WHERE: Holocaust Museum Houston, 5401 Caroline St., in Houston’s Museum District

WHO:

Fred Zeidman, Chairman, U.S. Holocaust Memorial Council
Ricardo Augusto Gauthier, Vice Dean of the Houston Consular Corps and Consul General of Argentina
Tracy Stein, President-Elect, American Jewish Committee
Walter Hecht, Chairman, Holocaust Museum Houston
Media should check in with the media desk in the front of the Museum on arrival.

For advance story suggestions on our international outreach, Holocaust Remembrance Day or to RSVP to cover this event, please call 713-942-8000, ext. 103.