Ray Allen, 10-time NBA All-Star sworn in to the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum Council

THE UNDEFEATED
Ray Allen talks about his passion for teaching others about the Holocaust
by Kelley D. Evans
April 28, 2017

After former NBA 3-point legend Ray Allen retired in November 2016, the two-time NBA champ picked up something he’d started more than two decades ago: to study, raise awareness, connect cultural lines and advocate for Holocaust history. It all started at the University of Connecticut in 1993, when a young Allen developed a curiosity about the Holocaust. He began to frequent the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C., and his education there fueled a full-on passion project. Now he has chosen to lead by example. He encourages those close to him, and anyone who will listen, to learn about Holocaust education through his dedication to the cause. READ MORE

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