San Francisco

Jewish Partisan Educational Foundation

2266 California St. San Francisco, CA 94115
(415) 563-2244 [email protected]
Director of Development and Outreach Sheri Rosenblum
Founder and Board Secretary Mitch Braff [email protected]

The organization empowers future generations to combat antisemitism and injustice and promotes Jewish pride, empowering young Jews to stand up and make a difference. Approximately 30,000 Jews fought back as armed-resistance fighters during the Holocaust, saving thousands of lives. Capturing the vital legacies of the Jewish partisans and bringing this little-known chapter of history to the world in engaging and innovative ways are central to organization’s mission.

Offers offers free groundbreaking curriculum, including 12 short films narrated by Liev Schreiber, Ed Asner and Larry King; interactive lesson plans; and cutting-edge online professional development. It is the largest organization in the world dedicated to teaching the Jewish partisan legacy. It brings tales of heroism to thousands of educators in day schools, synagogues and summer camps, encouraging students to embrace Jewish values, demonstrate leadership in their own lives and make a positive difference in the world. Since 2000, this foundation has brought the history of heroic Jewish resistance to millions teens worldwide.