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Child Survivor Fund

The Claims Conference has reached a landmark agreement with the German Finance Ministry to provide compensation to Jewish child survivors of the Holocaust, defined as Nazi victims born on or after 1 January 1928. …read more

Last Train to Tomorrow

Last Train to Tomorrow

The Association of Jewish Refugees (AJR) is thrilled to announce that a special VIP will be the guest of honour at the London premiere of The Last Train to Tomorrow at the Roundhouse on Sunday 9 November.

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AJR Annual Celebration

AJR Annual Celebration

Some 200 guests attended the AJR's annual Celebration at the Watford Hilton on Sunday 21 September when guests were treated to a selection of songs performed by Glenys Groves and Sacha Naoumenko from the Royal Opera accompanied by violinist Cormac Browne and Diana Franklin on piano. …read more

KT Newsletter

KT Newsletter

Click here to read the latest edition of the Kindertransport Newsletter. …link

Child Survivors Association celebrates 20th anniversary

Child Survivors Association celebrates 20th anniversary

120 members and guests attended a special reception to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Child Survivors Aassociation of Great Britain on Thursday 12th June in the State Rooms, House of Commons by kind permission of Mr Speaker, The Rt Hon John Bercow MP. …read more

Ghetto pension law extended

Ghetto pension law extended

On 5 June the German Bundestag unanimously passed legislation approving back payments of social security pensions for people – including many Holocaust survivors – who worked in ghettos under Nazi-German control during the Second World War. …read more

Judith Kerr event

Judith Kerr event

We were delighted to welcome Judith Kerr at a special inter-generational event we organised at the London Jewish Cultural Centre on Sunday 29 June. …read more

Former East Germany - Claims Conference Late Application Fund

Former East Germany - Claims Conference Late Application Fund

The Claims Conference has established a Late Applicants Fund (“LAF”) of €50 million to accept applications from certain heirs of former owners of Jewish property/assets located in the former East Germany for which the Claims Conference received proceeds. Applications must be submitted before 31 December 2014. …read more

Kindertransport Reunion DVD

Kindertransport Reunion DVD

We are delighted to announce that a special commemorative DVD with footage of the Kindertransport Reunion at JFS and the reception with His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales at St James’s Palace is now available for purchase. …read more