The Mission of the Holocaust Memorial and Tolerance Center of Nassau County is to teach the history of the Holocaust and its lessons through education and community outreach. We teach about the dangers of antisemitism, racism, bullying and all other manifestations of intolerance. We promote resistance to prejudice and advocate respect for every human being.
Volunteer of the Month
Glen Dertinger is HMTC’s September Volunteer of the Month
HMTC is delighted to name Glen Dertinger our volunteer of the month for September! Glen has been associated with the Holocaust Memorial and Tolerance Center since 1992 when he moved into the Pratt family’s playhouse. The playhouse was built in 1921 as an entertainment site for the family and guests. Glen moved into this residence to become the grounds-keeper of Welwyn Preserve, within which the Holocaust Center is located. Aside […]