FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:                                                           March 30, 2010

Legislator Howard J. Kopel Invites all to Recognize Holocaust Remembrance Day

Nassau County Legislator Howard J. Kopel will be hosting a ceremony to recognize Holocaust Remembrance Day, Yom Ha Shoah, at the Nassau County Legislature.  This year Holocaust Remembrance Day falls on Sunday April 11th.  In recognition of this day, Legislator Kopel will be hosting a memorial program organized by The Five Towns Jewish Council, the Holocaust Memorial and Tolerance Center of Nassau County and the Jewish Press. 


When:              Thursday, April 8, 2010, 11:30am

Where:             Nassau County Executive & Legislative Building

                        Legislative Chamber

                        1550 Franklin Avenue, Mineola, NY  


Honorary Guests include: Rabbi Anchelle Perl, Chabad of Mineola, Rabbi Yaacov Klass, Torah Editor, The Jewish Press, Reverend Reginald Tuggle, Board Director of the Holocaust Memorial and Tolerance Center, and Syed M. Razvi, U.N. Representative for the Al-Khoei Benevolent Foundation.       

All are welcome to attend. Please contact Legislator Kopel’s office for more information at 516-571-6207.