About our supporters

This memorial was made possible thanks to the generosity of the following:

Herbert B. Stern

The Hassenfeld Family
State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations Historical Preservation and Heritage Commission

David A. Cohen

Aram G. Garabedian
Helene and Bertram Bernhardt Foundation
The David and Hope Hirsch Family
Mark and Donna Ross and Family
The Savit Family

The Norman and Rosalie Fain Family
Marcia Riesman, in loving memory of Robert A. Riesman
Amy and Jerry Dorfman
Cindy and Mark R. Feinstein
Lori, Corey, Matthew, Trevor and Izaiah Siegel

Fall River United Jewish Appeal, Inc.
Rosalind Hurwitz
Roberta, Ken, Lindsay, Sarah and Justin Schneider
The Edwin S. Soforenko Foundation
Ralph and Maria Posner

Additionally, the following committee members were integral in the creation, development, and implementation of the Rhode Island Holocaust Memorial:

Herbert B. Stern, Chair
David Newman, Honorary Co-Chair
Alan Buff
Alice Goldstein
Aram Garabedian
David and Shirley Brandt
Judith Jamieson
Jay Strauss
Lenard Newman
Marty and Helene Weisman
Randall Rosenthal

Jonathan Bonner, Artist, website
Will Green, Landscape Architect
Jeffrey Savit, CEO and President, Jewish Alliance of Greater Rhode Island
Michelle Cicchitelli, Chief Program Officer, Jewish Alliance of Greater Rhode Island
May Ronny Zeidman, Executive Director, Holocaust Education and Resource Center
Holocaust Education and Resource Center of Rhode Island
Johnson & Wales University
Stephen Ide, website creation and design, IdesignGraphics.com
Brian Sullivan, website images
Michelle Cicchitelli, home page poem