In 1991, Rabbi Labaton began a truly special program. With the help of the community, he set out to collect 1.5 Million pennies to remember the 1.5 Million children murdered in the Holocaust.
The following documentary was prepared by Joe Betesh, and presented as part of the 2014 Yom Hashoah programs in Congregation Magen David and Hillel Yeshiva.
“Part of us was lost during the Holocaust; only by remembering, can we fill that missing part.”
Rabbi Dr. Ezra Labaton A”H