Video/Audio Samples

Descendants of the Shoah Virtual Speak Up – Heidi’s 8 minute story on how she came to write Tutti’s Promise.


How My Mother Survived the Holocaust – 40 minute presentation – This is a typical presentation that I would make at a school or community event. Feel free to use it as a preview, share with students who may have been absent during my school visit, or in lieu of my coming to your venue in person.


Passports for Life: The Bernese Group and the Rescue of Jews in World War II – Presentation at the Consulate General of Poland in New York – February 6, 2019. I start speaking at 30 minutes in. The tech isn’t the best, but if you stick with it it does improve


Interview aired August 9, 2018 with Dale Johnson on KFOR Lincoln, NE –
Click Here and press play (15 minutes)


Here are a few clips of some talks I have done:


VPR – Vermont Edition – April 25, 2017
If you click on the above link it takes you to the Vermont Edition page. Scroll down BELOW the first picture where there is a white rectangle with a “Listen” button. The show is about 45 minutes long and I appear at about 30 minutes.


“It was an absolute pleasure getting to experience Heidi sharing her mother’s experience, through engaging stories and interesting and personal artifacts, with our students. She not only kept the attention of 75 7th and 8th graders (along with about a dozen teachers and other staff), she left a mark on them. After she left, and … Continue reading Matthew Allen — Teacher — St Albans City School

Matthew Allen — Teacher — St Albans City School

Suggested Book for Middle School Readers

Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia