The Jewish American Society for Historic Preservation is a non-profit, volunteer organization. The purpose of the Society is to identify and recognize sites of American Jewish Historical interest. The Society sponsors and promotes programs of local and national historic interest. Cooperating with local Historical Societies, Communities, Churches and Synagogues, the Society encourages dialogue and interactive recognition of the commonality of the American Experience.
"If we let them be forgotten....We are denying their tomorrows and our yesterdays."
Clarion, Utah marker dedication
Society programs are focused on historical interpretive markers identifying and recognizing specific sites of Jewish historic interest.
JASHPis an American 501c3 non-profit.
Member - Organization of American Historians
Board of Directors - Jewish Museum of the American West
JASHP is the recipient of Hadassah's Myrtle Wreath Award given to individuals and non-profit organizations which have made significant humanitarian contributions to our community.
More than 7,000,000 people annually view JASHP projects
- JASHP has completed projects in 40 States and 5 Countries.