Father Roman, responsible for the Haifa community, reports on the award of a prize to Stella, a veteran member of the Haifa kehilla.

stella prize

Beloved member of our community Stella is well known in Poland. After a documentary film about her life was screened two years ago and a special screening took place at the Polish President's Residence in Warsaw, this year, in October 2017, Stella won an award from the Edith Stein Society in Wroclaw. The text describing the choice of Stella by the association says:

"The council of the Saint Edith Stein Prize is honored to announce that the winner of the award in 2017 is Stella Zilberstein-Tzur, a member of the Jewish people saved during the Holocaust - for her tireless work for the realization of the vision of a just world in which reign supreme the values of human dignity and other religious values and the right of nations to freedom. "