Deputy Secretary of State William Burns welcomes SS St Louis passengers to Department of State

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The Foundation

The mission of the SS St Louis Legacy Project is to promote greater awareness and dialogue on issues of human rights, immigration and refugee policy. Through its proprietary education through drama programs, the Foundation produces events, educational presentations, and curricula that serve a worldwide student body as well as institutional and communal audiences. The basis of our educational platform is signal events in world history, including the story of the voyage of the SS St Louis.

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Create a lasting legacy by becoming part of one of the important events in American and Jewish history. Your tax deductible contribution makes possible the final chapter in the fateful Voyage of the SS St Louis. Recently, donations helped a delegation of SS St Louis Passengers to travel to Washington,D.C. to meet Deputy Secretary of State William Burns, 73 years after they were denied safe haven by Secretary of State Cordell Hull. The passengers were honored for their special contributions to American society. Your participation in this historic event made you become a permanent legacy that is passed on to your family, community and heritage.

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