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PRO F I LE S
Rositta Ehrlich Kenigsberg,
Founding Chair of the first Children
of Holocaust Survivors group of
Southeastern Florida in 1981, is a
daughter of a Holocaust Survivor,
born in the Displaced Persons
Camp of Bindermichl in Austria.
She is a graduate of McGill University in Montreal,
Quebec, Canada. Ms. Kenigsberg serves as the President
of the Holocaust Documentation and Education Center
Inc., the organization she has been a part of for 37 years.
From 1983-1986, she was named one of six Second
Generation Advisors to Survivor and Nobel Laureate Elie
Wiesel. Due to her efforts of over a decade, in April 1994,
Florida Statute 1003.42 which she authored, was signed
into law by then Governor Lawton Chiles, mandating the
teaching of Holocaust Education for all Florida students
from K-12. In 1995, she was appointed to serve as the
Founding Chairperson of the Florida Commissioner’s
Task Force on Holocaust Education, a position she held
for almost a decade. In 1996, she received a Presidential
Appointment from then President Bill Clinton to serve
on the Board of the United States Holocaust Memorial
Museum. In 2001, Florida Congresswoman Ileana RosLehtinen named her “one of our nation’s outstanding
citizens” and congratulated her “for her contributions to
Holocaust Education and to Holocaust Survivors as well
as their children”.
Over the years, Ms. Kenigsberg has received
numerous awards and recognition and one of her
favorites was when the Urban League recognized her
for her “extraordinary achievements in social justice
and race relations” and was presented with the Margaret
Roach Humanitarian Award. Currently, her primary
focus is raising the needed funding to complete the first
South Florida Holocaust Museum so that our beloved
Survivors’ Legacy of Remembrance will live on for
generations to come.
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