A Plaque Honouring Irena Sendler
During the German occupation, Irena Sendler headed the children's department of the underground Council to Aid Jews ŻEGOTA. Together with others, she rescued many Jewish children from the Holocaust, leading them out of the Warsaw ghetto and placing them with Polish families or into care facilities.
Instigators of the event are the Friends of Wola Association, together with the ul. Ludwiki 6 Housing Cooperative and the District of Wola, Warsaw. It is under the patronage of the Polish-Israeli Parliamentary Group. All are welcome to attend the event.