Holocaust Remembrance Events


Commemoration as a Tool for Remembrance and Education By Cheryl Rattner Price, Executive Director & Co-Founder The last few months have manifested an epic level of productivity for The Butterfly Project. Holocaust Remembrance Day (Yom Ha Shoah in Hebrew), which occured this year in April, has been a driving force in the activities over the past few months, and The Butterfly Project was involved in commemoration ceremonies all...

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Butterflies Fly to Cape Cod!

Butterflies Fly to Cape Cod!


Posted By on Feb 1, 2018

Butterflies Fly to Cape Cod! By guest author Daniella Garran, Educator at Cape Cod Lighthouse Charter School   I returned from NCSS in November after several days of hearing wonderful presentations from educators across the country, but what struck me most was something in the exhibit hall: The Butterfly Project. As soon as I realized what it was, I knew I had to bring it to my school. I painted my own butterfly and packed it...

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Yom HaShoah Commemorations

Yom HaShoah Commemorations


Posted By on May 31, 2017

Yom HaShoah Commemorations By Christine Tomasello, Director of Operations   In 2017, The Butterfly Project’s wings spread far and wide by participating in Yom HaShoah and Holocaust Remembrance events around the country. Several schools, JCCs, and community organizations from 16 different cities across the US incorporated The Butterfly Project in their Yom HaShoah activities, bringing people together to paint butterflies in...

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