On August 24th, 2019 The New Mexico African American Resilience Committee joined the world in commemorating 400 Years of Resilience: 1619-2019. 2019 marks the 400th anniversary of the first documented, captured, and enslaved Africans arriving in the United States. Members of the museum board joined
Monday July 8th, 2019 Museum President, Victor Raigoza, addressed The Rotary Club of Albuquerque. He had this to say “Today, I had the pleasure of addressing the Albuquerque Rotary about our museum and our quest to educate our visitors about the effects of hate and
Please come support the Holocaust & Intolerance Museum of New Mexico at the CHELLO GRILL Mediterranean Cuisine, 5010 Cutler Ave. NE (San Mateo & Cutler) on Wednesday 06/26/2019 from 11am-9pm and DON’T FORGET TO SHOW THIS FLYER TO THE CASHIER, it’s an all day affair.
Tuesday May 28th, 2019 Albuquerque Mayor Tim Keller made a visit to the Holocaust and Intolerance Museum of NM today. We were so honored to host him.
by Camelia Caton-Garcia In 1939 one of our founders, Holocaust survivor Werner Gellert, fled Nazi Germany with his parents. As stateless refugees they were denied residence throughout Europe but were eventually accepted into the burgeoning European community of Shanghai, China. The Gellert family remained in
By Lyn Berner By way of Brigham Young University-Idaho, we welcome 22-year old business management major Melanie Dickson into our museum family. In a few short months using a variety of skills, including marketing, her college minor, she has researched and created proposals to bring
Recently I was elected board president of your Holocaust & Intolerance Museum of New Mexico. It seems like only yesterday, in 2004, that Werner Gellert first asked me to serve on the board. It’s amazing to think how far the museum has come. I
In an impressive ceremony, designed and led by Doris Fields, five new board members were greeted and installed, and officers were elected on January 16. Jennie L. Negin, president for the past four-and-a-half years, told the 40 persons in attendance that she has served on