Author attends ceremonial bill signing in Oregon!

Governor Kate Brown makes Oregon the 11th state to mandate Holocaust education in the nation on 7/15/19. For her guidance and support of this team and this bill, 94 Maidens author Rhonda Fink-Whitman gets a gubernatorial invitation and is honored and delighted to attend! (See more pics and give us a like at our 94 Maidens Facebook page.)

Governor Kate Brown signs Oregon’s Holocaust education mandate into law!
Author Rhonda Fink-Whitman with Governor Kate Brown and the signed bill on the table in front of them
From left: Senator Rob Wagner, Author Rhonda Fink-Whitman, Governor Kate Brown, Rep. Janeen Sollman, and representatives of the Oregon Jewish Museum
Our super girl advocate that got it done! 14-year-old Claire Sarnowski!
The champion of our bill, Senator Rob Wagner gives Rhonda one of the pens Governor Brown used to sign the bill! A most treasured gift!
Rhonda got to sign too!
The inspiration behind the bill, Holocaust survivor Alter Wiener in blessed memory represented at the signing by his photo and an empty chair
From left: Educator Paula Schafer, Author Rhonda Fink-Whitman, Rep. Janeen Sollman, and our hero, Claire Sarnowski
Claire, Rhonda, and Claire’s wonderful mom, Carol