Belarus SIG #Belarus Re: New Yizkor project: "The Holocaust in Belarus" #belarus

David M. Fox <davefox73@...>

Dear SIG Members,

I hope that everyone took the time to read Irene's message and the project
proposal to translate the YB written by Dr. Smilovitsky. I made my donation
to the project today and hope that many others will do so as well. It's
very easy to to do. Go to:

and designate your donation to the translation of this YB. While you are
there, please consider a donation to some of the other Belarus SIG projects,
the Belarus SIG general fund, and the JewishGen general fund.

David Fox
Mail to:
Belarus SIG Coordinator
Arnold, MD USA

On 9/4/04 Irene Newhouse wrote:
Long-term members may recall that late last year, I asked for volunteers to
help translate >from Russian Dr. Leonid Smilovitsky's "The Holocaust in
Belarus". Although there was some response, the rate of progress has been
slow, so the next step has been taken: all of you with an interest in
Belarus who wish to be able to read the book in its entirety in English now
have the opportunity to make (US) tax-deductible donations towards its
translation by professional translators. A total of $2000 should do the

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