"Women as the victims of the Holocaust". International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust.

On January 27th, Wednesday, on the International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust in the House of History a meeting "Women as the victims of the Holocaust".

Movie set in the Galician Town

Movie set in the Galician Town

As a part of work on our documentary, the Young Ambassadors spent Tuesday, January 26th, on a movie set in Galician Town, traveling through time tot he first decades of the 20th century

Bruno Schultz's Spring in our interpretation

Bruno Schultz's Spring in our interpretation

As a part of "The pulse of life" series, dedicated to the cycle of life in the Jewish culture, that we have helped create in 2015 together with the Stowarzyszenie Profesjonalnego Samorzadu from Nowy Sącz a film material inspired by Bruno Schultz's prose was created. Our protagonist is a young author, that suffers from writer's block...

Young Ambassadors' study visit in Kraków

Young Ambassadors' study visit in Kraków

On October 24th Young Ambassadors of tolerance went on a study visit to Kraków. They visited Galicia Jewish Museum, Schindler's Factory, branch of Historical Museum of Kraków and also visited the Jewish Community Centre. It was a remarkable trip to the past and present of Jewish Kraków for everyone.

Bobowa Shtetl – walk in Jewish footsteps of the town

Bobowa Shtetl – walk in Jewish footsteps of the town

On October 18th we've met with the Young Ambassadors and others interested in the history of the region in the picturesque Bobowa. The walk was led by Adam Bartosz.

Workshops on empathy and hate speech

Workshops on empathy and hate speech

On the first Saturday of October, 10/3/2015, our Ambassadors took part in special workshops on empathy and on the problem of hate speech in contemporary world and challenges that this problem poses to us.

A walk through the Piekło district

A walk through the Piekło district

On september 20th a walk through the district of Nowy Sąćz called Piekło (hell) took place. It is a distric that was inhabitet by many Jewish people before the war.

Remembrance Week and commemoration ceremonies of the Nowy Sącz ghetto liquidation anniversary

Remembrance Week and commemoration ceremonies of the Nowy Sącz ghetto liquidation anniversary

August of 1942 was an exceptionally tragic month for the Jewish people of Sądecczyzna region. In the year 2015 we have tried to recall the memory of those, who ended their life so tragically then. The anniversary ceremonies were also attended by Young ambassadors of Tolerance.

 

Kaddish in Biała Niżna

Kaddish in Biała Niżna

On August 20th, on the 73rd anniversary of Grybów's ghetto liquidation, we've meet in Biała Niżna, where on this day in 1942 a mass execution of 360 people was committed. Chief Rabbi of Kraków intonated a ceremonial kaddish together with other guests.

A walk in Gorlice

A walk in Gorlice

On August 19th a walk in the footsteps of Jewish citizens of Gorlice took place, as one of the walks planned in the "Shtetl of Tsanz – Young Ambassadors of Tolerance" project.

Study tour Tarnów - Leżajsk - Bełżec - Lublin - Warszawa

Study tour Tarnów - Leżajsk - Bełżec - Lublin - Warszawa

In the last days of July – 28th and 29th – Young Ambasadors of Tolerance took part in an extraordinary two-day study tour related to the history of Jewish community of southern and eastern Poland.

Instructional walk in Grybów

Instructional walk in Grybów

Young Ambassadors on July 26th learned about the forgotten Jewish trail in Grybów. Our guide for that day was Kamil Kmak, expert on the local Jewish community history in this town.

Archive workshops

Archive workshops

Young Ambassadors of Tolerance course has been opened with archive workshops preapred and led by Łukasz Połomski. Within the workshops young people learned how an archive functions, gained basic knowledge on the subject of historical sources and also started independently working on pre-war school records of students of Jewish denomination in Nowy Sącz.

Young Ambassadors' Blog

Young Ambassadors' Blog

At our first organizational meeting we've decided, that the Young Ambassadors of Tolerance will take over the https://klubsztetl.wordpress.com/ambasadorzy/ blog, where they'll write about their activities, experiences and events within the project.

Enrollment is over!

Enrollment is over!

The enrollment process for the Young Ambassadors of Tolerance group has ended. In the end, we have accepted over 20 people – students of junior highs and high schools from Nowy Sącz, Grybów, Gorlice and Limanowa. on 29th we've met in SOKÓŁ to settle the course of our training and divide duties.

Lectures and workshops in MCK SOKÓŁ

Lectures and workshops in MCK SOKÓŁ

On May 25th and 26th 2015 in the Małopolskie Centrum Kultury SOKÓŁ at 3 Długosza st. in Nowy Sącz open lectures introducing the topics, that Young Ambassadors of Tolerance will be undertaking took place along with workshops linked with them.

Lekcje pokazowe

Lekcje pokazowe

In the second half of May another model lessons took place in selected schools. they presented the project and introduced into its problematics.

First model lessons in schools – Grybów, Siołkowa,

First model lessons in schools – Grybów, Siołkowa, "SPLOT"

First model lessons presenting the project and introducing its topic took place in selected schools of the region this week.

Application forms for lectures and workshops in MCK SOKÓŁ

Application forms for lectures and workshops in MCK SOKÓŁ

Here you can find two downloadable application forms – for the introductory lectures on the subject that the Young Ambassadors of Tolerance will deal with and for the workshops related to them, that will take place in Małopolskie Centrum Kultury SOKÓŁ (Lesser-Poland's Cultural Centre SOKÓŁ) at 3 Długosza st., Nowy Sącz.

Young Ambassadors' application questionnaire

Young Ambassadors' application questionnaire

Here you can find the questionnaire for young people interested in direct participation in the Young Ambassadors of Tolerance project. Applications are accepted until June 22nd!

School application questionnaire

School application questionnaire

In accordance with the project's objectives on the initial stage 8 lessons will be given in 8 schools of the region, presenting the history of the local Jewish community, as well as the objectives of the "Young Ambassadors of Tolerance" programme.

Young Ambassadors of Tolerance programme presentation

Young Ambassadors of Tolerance programme presentation

Watch a short presentation presenting in general outline the objectives of the "Shtetl of Tsanz – Young Ambassadors of Tolerance" programme.

Briefing for the teachers 4/16/2005

Briefing for the teachers 4/16/2005

Thank you, ladies and gentlemen, for your presence at the meeting presenting the objectives of the "Shtetl of Tsanz – Young Ambassadors of Tolerance" programme. On 4/16/2015 we've met at the Beskid Hotel with the educators from the secondary and post-secondary schools of Nowy Sącz and Sądecczyzna region.

Briefing for teachers

Briefing for teachers

Come to the open briefing for teachers and other people interested to learn about "Shtetl of Tsanz – Young Ambassadors of Tolerance" programme on 4/16/2015 in Beskid Hotel in Nowyb Sącz at 18.00.

Young Ambassadors of Tolerance

Young Ambassadors of Tolerance

We are very happy to inform that Nomina Rosae Foundation has received a grant within the Citizens for Democracy programme,  coordinated by the Stefan Batory Foundation in collaboration with the Polish Children and Youth Foundation, financed by the European Economic Area Financial Mechanisms.