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A Holocaust Survivor's Tale of Forgiveness

Trevor Thompson

The anyONE series focuses on the idea that any ONE person or group of people can make a difference in the world. The first installment explores the extraordinary story of eighty-eight year old Yolanda Entz.
Yola, as she is affectionately known, is a Holocaust survivor. After enduring the oppressive reign of the Nazi regime in her hometown of Berlin, Germany, Yola found it in her heart to forgive those that persecuted her. She has dedicated her life to spreading this message of forgiveness.

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  • William Hanchey

    Amazing woman, and an even more amazing thing Forgiveness is

  • Kirsten Voskuil

    What a remarcable woman. Her message of forgiveness is truly inspirational.

  • Sarita Coren

    The power of forgiveness and love. I will be sharing Yola's beautiful and powerful message. Thank you! xo

    • Trevor Thompson

      Thank you Sarita! It is certainly a message we should all live by.

  • Trevor Thompson

    Thank you so much Alessandra! We were privileged to capture her story. We are both so lucky to have met these amazing survivors.

  • Alessandra Rizzotti

    This is incredible. Thank you for sharing. I feel lucky I got to interview my neighbor who was a Holocaust Survivor. She taught me a lot about the importance of appreciating life and forgiving people.