Historical Press Releases and Statements

2018 

Anne Frank’s family album inspires Newcastle’s youth to get creative in challenging prejudice

‘Challenging Stereotypes’: Local young people use art to tackle prejudice in new exhibition

‘Voices for Change’: Young people from across the UK gather in Manchester to raise their voices against prejudice

Teenage Ambassadors take Anne Frank’s message to the Scottish Parliament on 89th anniversary of diarist’s birth

Dundee’s young people take centre-stage in anti-prejudice exhibition launch event 

The Anne Frank Trust UK’s response to antisemitic blogger’s conviction

Education charity launches social media campaign to amplify young ‘Voices for Change’

The Anne Frank Trust UK’s response to rise in hate crime figures on public transport in UK

New Chief Executive for anti-prejudice education charity The Anne Frank Trust UK

Charity exhibition brings Anne Frank’s message to Rotherham

Anne Frank Trust UK wins Community Cohesion award in Bedfordshire 

The Anne Frank Trust UK’s response to rise in antisemitic incidents in UK

 

2017 

Charity exhibition on UK tour brings Anne Frank’s message to Leicester

Change of CEO for the Anne Frank Trust UK

Survivors of terrorism and the Holocaust share their experiences at charity exhibition’s closing event

Discriminatory language unacceptable online and in real life

Deutsche Bahn name train after Anne Frank in Germany 

Adjaye Associates and Ron Arad Architects announced as winners of Holocaust Memorial Competition  

Novelty costume denigrates memory of Anne Frank 

The Anne Frank Trust UK and Metropolitan Police to join forces in tackling hate crime

Charity exhibition highlights message of Anne Frank during Hate Crime Awareness Week

The Anne Frank Trust UK, Bedfordshire Police and Bedfordshire Police and Crime Commissioner Mark Launch of Second Year of Anti-Hate Crime Schools Project During National Hate Crime Awareness Week 2017 

The Anne Frank Trust UK Wins Young Start Funding From The Big Lottery Fund Scotland

Pupils to benefit from anti-hate crime project with the help of Anne Frank Trust UK and Bedfordshire Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) Kathryn Holloway

Ambassadors’ Conference: Tackling discrimination online: the Anne Frank Trust UK empowering young people to switch off prejudice

The Anne Frank Trust UK wins funding from the Big Lottery Fund

The Anne Frank Trust is ‘leading from the front’ in tackling hatred and prejudice, says Communities Secretary Sajid Javid MP

 

2016 

The Anne Frank Trust’s response to US election result

World a poorer place without great humanitarian Sir Sigmund Sternberg

The Anne Frank Trust’s work tackling prejudice-related behaviour effective

The Anne Frank Trust UK and Bedfordshire Police launch Anti-Hate Crime Schools Project

Department for Communities and Local Government award the Anne Frank Trust UK funding as part of new ‘Action Against Hate’ plan

Holocaust Survivor Freddie Knoller receives Anne Frank Award

The Anne Frank Trust marks 25th anniversary and the retirement of Executive Director Gillian Walnes

Survivor of Peshawar school massacre lights candle at the Anne Frank Trust’s Annual Lunch to mark Holocaust Memorial Day 2016

 

2015

#notsilent – Celebrities lead the way in campaign to remember Anne Frank 70 years after her death

Ed Miliband and members of the Shadow Cabinet sign the Anne Frank Declaration

Racist Chelsea fans need to learn the story of Anne Frank

Anne Frank to inspire local teens as new education programme is announced in West Midlands

Widow of beheaded hostage Daniel Pearl and Auschwitz survivor Eva Schloss are announced as guest speakers at annual lunch to mark Holocaust Memorial Day

 

2014

Impact Report Highlights Worrying Lack of Understanding Amongst Young People about Prejudice

SourceWire: Impact Report Highlights Worrying Lack of Understanding Amongst Young People about Prejudice

Samantha Cameron hosts a reception to give thanks to the supporters of the Anne Frank Trust

Teens to Create World’s Most Extensive Digital Diary

 

2013

Thirteen in 13 Campaign: Official Survey Results