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  12/7/2011, Kislev 11, 5772

Adelson Donates $25 Million to Yad Vashem

Jewish-American philanthropist Sheldon Adelson has donated $25 million to Yad Vashem - the Holocaust Martyrs and Heroes Remembrance Museum in Jerusalem. The chairman of Yad Vashem, Avner Shalev stated the donation will “preserving the memory of the Holocaust.” The money will help fund the International School for Holocaust Studies.