Evgenia Gedzinskaya, a former ghetto prisoner from Bershad, Ukraine, shared her story of surviving the Holocaust with our volunteers that visited her.
Olga was only 26 weeks pregnant when complications sent her into premature labor. Unable to stop the process, a very tiny girl was born. The doctors gave Maxim and Olga the news that their newborn had hydrocephalus and cerebral palsy. The diagnosis was accompanied by a prognosis that said there was no hope of her