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It is the objective of the GJH & GS to preserve the legacy of Jewish history and culture in Gombin, Poland, the town of our ancestral families.  We will preserve the record of our family’s roots and genealogy so that the history of 300 years of Jewish life in Gombin will not have been destroyed by the Holocaust.

The preserved record will serve as a basis for the education of current Gombiners now living all over the world and all future generations.

GJH&GS Multimedia

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Warsaw's Jewish Museum
Warsaw's Museum of the History of Polish Jews, chronicling 1,000 years of a country and a people's history, is a testament to a new, open Poland.


Gombin Society 90th Anniversary Celebration
19 May 2013, NYC -- Photos, speeches, and presentations from the historic event. Proceeds went toward Phase II of the Gombin Jewish Cemetory Restoration initiative.

Gombin. Restoring a Jewish presence
Published by the Forum for Dialogue Among Nation's School of Dialogue, this project is the creation of 22 middle school students during a four day educational program in 2012.

Gombin. The Life and Destruction of a Jewish Town in Poland
Published by the Gombin Society, Knight Printing Corp, 1969. Viewable in both Hebrew (page 1) and English (page 235).

News Bulletins

Everything that's current

Arthur Gertzman (1938 – 2017)
We announce and mourn the loss of the Society’s President and Leader…

New Videos Page
Great videos of interest to all members
In particular, check out the new Gombin Synagogue video

Ada Holtzman (1951 - 2016)
We announce and mourn the loss of one of Gombin's brightest stars...