Donna Newman

Donna NewmanDonna Newman (deceased) has been interested in Holocaust history and keeping the truth alive for many years.

She joined the St Louis "kids" on a journey back to Cuba, on the 60th anniversary, to visit the site of where the  passengers were turned  away to return to Hamburg and their ultimate death..We visited the Jewish community there and placed a  wreath in the harbor .

Her extensive travels have brought her to Israel, Poland, Slovakia, Hungary, Austria, Czech Republic and Germany, where she studied and visited Jewish sites and worked in several soup kitchens provided for pension survivors.

She participated in the March of the Living, attended Barnard College, and is married with two children and three grandchildren.