MAKERSHiP Participants Install Event Exhibit at Andy Warhol Museum

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MAKERSHiP Participants offered their time and talent to design and install an exhibit at the Andy Warhol Museum for the Holocaust Center of the Jewish Federation of Greater Pittsburgh on Friday, April 25th.

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Volunteers were needed to assemble 2,400 small cardboard boxes as part of a display for Yom HaShoah, or Holocaust Remembrance Day. These type of boxes are used by banks to transport pennies – 2,500 pennies or 50 rolls per box. The boxes in the display hold a total of 6,000,000 pennies representing the number of Jewish lives lost in the Holocaust.

Read the Holocaust Remembrance Day exhibit guide and the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette’s article on the exhibit.

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 Thank you MAKERSHiP Participants! An excellent effort for a worthy cause.

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