Friends of Simon Wiesenthal Center for Holocaust Studies



Friends of Simon Wiesenthal Center for Holocaust Studies

May 13, 2014 12:23 ET

Friends of Simon Wiesenthal Center Raises $3.5 Million at Annual Spirit of Hope Benefit

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - May 13, 2014) - President Bill Clinton and President George W. Bush participated in a moderated conversation with Indigo Books and Music Founder & CEO Heather Reisman at the Friends of Simon Wiesenthal Center for Holocaust Studies annual Spirit of Hope Benefit in Toronto on May 12, 2014.

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Friends of Simon Wiesenthal Center (FSWC) is a leading non-profit human rights organization directly representing over 30,000 Canadian members. FSWC is committed to countering racism and antisemitism and to promoting the principles of tolerance, social justice and Canadian democratic values through advocacy and education. Through its affiliation with the Simon Wiesenthal Center, the organization has won two Academy Awards, has two Museums of Tolerances (with a third being built in Jerusalem) and is represented at the United Nations and the OSCE. FSWC has a diverse number of programs, including Freedom Day and the Tour4Humanity.

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Contact Information

  • Media Contact:
    Friends of Simon Wiesenthal Center for Holocaust Studies
    Stacey Starkman
    Communications Manager
    416.864.9735 x 32 (office)
    sstarkman@fswc.ca