Holocaust survivors offered DNA tests to help find family


              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for Public Services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for public services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Gavriel Rosenfeld, president of the Center for Jewish History, speaks in New York on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022. The center is launching a project offering DNA testing kits for free to Holocaust survivors and their children. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for Public Services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for public services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for Public Services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for public services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Gavriel Rosenfeld, president of the Center for Jewish History, speaks in New York on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022. The center is launching a project offering DNA testing kits for free to Holocaust survivors and their children. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for Public Services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for public services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Gavriel Rosenfeld, president of the Center for Jewish History, speaks in New York on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022. The center is launching a project offering DNA testing kits for free to Holocaust survivors and their children. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for Public Services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for public services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Gavriel Rosenfeld, president of the Center for Jewish History, speaks in New York on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022. The center is launching a project offering DNA testing kits for free to Holocaust survivors and their children. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for Public Services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for public services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Gavriel Rosenfeld, president of the Center for Jewish History, speaks in New York on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022. The center is launching a project offering DNA testing kits for free to Holocaust survivors and their children. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for Public Services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for public services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Gavriel Rosenfeld, president of the Center for Jewish History, speaks in New York on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022. The center is launching a project offering DNA testing kits for free to Holocaust survivors and their children. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for Public Services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for public services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Gavriel Rosenfeld, president of the Center for Jewish History, speaks in New York on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022. The center is launching a project offering DNA testing kits for free to Holocaust survivors and their children. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for Public Services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for public services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Gavriel Rosenfeld, president of the Center for Jewish History, speaks in New York on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022. The center is launching a project offering DNA testing kits for free to Holocaust survivors and their children. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for Public Services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for public services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for Public Services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for public services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Gavriel Rosenfeld, president of the Center for Jewish History, speaks in New York on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022. The center is launching a project offering DNA testing kits for free to Holocaust survivors and their children. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for public services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Gavriel Rosenfeld, president of the Center for Jewish History, speaks in New York on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022. The center is launching a project offering DNA testing kits for free to Holocaust survivors and their children. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for Public Services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for public services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Gavriel Rosenfeld, president of the Center for Jewish History, speaks in New York on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022. The center is launching a project offering DNA testing kits for free to Holocaust survivors and their children. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for Public Services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for public services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Gavriel Rosenfeld, president of the Center for Jewish History, speaks in New York on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022. The center is launching a project offering DNA testing kits for free to Holocaust survivors and their children. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for public services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for public services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for Public Services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for public services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Gavriel Rosenfeld, president of the Center for Jewish History, speaks in New York on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022. The center is launching a project offering DNA testing kits for free to Holocaust survivors and their children. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for Public Services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for public services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Gavriel Rosenfeld, president of the Center for Jewish History, speaks in New York on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022. The center is launching a project offering DNA testing kits for free to Holocaust survivors and their children. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for public services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Gavriel Rosenfeld, president of the Center for Jewish History, speaks in New York on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022. The center is launching a project offering DNA testing kits for free to Holocaust survivors and their children. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for Public Services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for public services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Gavriel Rosenfeld, president of the Center for Jewish History, speaks in New York on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022. The center is launching a project offering DNA testing kits for free to Holocaust survivors and their children. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for Public Services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for public services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Gavriel Rosenfeld, president of the Center for Jewish History, speaks in New York on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022. The center is launching a project offering DNA testing kits for free to Holocaust survivors and their children. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for Public Services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for public services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Gavriel Rosenfeld, president of the Center for Jewish History, speaks in New York on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022. The center is launching a project offering DNA testing kits for free to Holocaust survivors and their children. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for Public Services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, senior manager for public services for the Center for Jewish History, handles Ancestry DNA test kits the center offers free to Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Gavriel Rosenfeld, president of the Center for Jewish History, speaks in New York on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022. The center is launching a project offering DNA testing kits for free to Holocaust survivors and their children. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              A genealogy testing kit for Ancestry/DNA is displayed in the Ackman and Ziff Family Genealogy Institute research area at the Center for Jewish History (CJH), Tuesday Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. CJH is launching a project offering the DNA testing kits for free to Holocaust survivors and their children to help increase the possibly of finding family connections torn apart in World War II. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
            
              Lauren Gilbert, a senior manager at the Center for Jewish History (CJH), participate in a global online conference to launch genealogy testing for Holocaust survivors, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. CJH is offering Ancestry/DNA testing kits for free to Holocaust survivors and their children to help increase the possibly of finding family connections torn apart in World War II. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
            A genealogy testing kit for Ancestry/DNA is displayed in the Ackman and Ziff Family Genealogy Institute research area at the Center for Jewish History (CJH), Tuesday Nov. 29, 2022, in New York. CJH is launching a project offering the DNA testing kits for free to Holocaust survivors and their children to help increase the possibly of finding family connections torn apart in World War II. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)