Giving in Action

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Your support through time, talent and financial resources contributes immeasurably to the mission of the USC Shoah Foundation. Thanks to supporters like you, more than 1,000,000 people have watched testimony from the USC Shoah Foundation’s Visual History Archive in the past year. Your gift supports the education that leads to action.

Inspired to Make a Difference

Long time donors and USC alumni Carol and Howard Rosen share the value of giving.

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Students Helping to Change the World

Fourth-grade donors from a local classroom in the metropolitan Los Angeles area give their Tzedakah in honor of survivors.

Learn more about our educational resource, IWitness, that brings the Archive into classrooms such as this.

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Giving from the Heart

Dedicated donor Ruth Birndorf creates a link between the past and the future.

There are many ways to show your support.

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The Impact of Your Support

  • Eight new sites with full access to the Visual History Archive launched at universities and museums around the world, including the Museum of of History of Polish Jews, University of Toronto, Drexel University, and the University of Vienna.
  • Over 17,000 students and nearly 5,100 teachers registered on, USC Shoah Foundation’s educational website that allows students to watch testimonies, as well as use them in multimedia activities with a built-in video editor.
  • University of Southern California undergraduates embarked upon a two-week trip to Rwanda through the “Problems Without Passports” program to interview Rwandan Genocide survivors and conduct research on genocide prevention and remembrance.

We appreciate your interest in, and invite you to learn more about supporting USC Shoah Foundation - The Institute for Visual History and Education.

Together, we can change the world through testimony one teacher, one student, one citizen at a time.