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The stars lined-up for the Survivor Mitzvah Project “Celebrity Reading” (April 22), at the Simon Wiesenthal Center’s Museum of Tolerance. Among those appearing: Ed Asner, Frances Fisher, Elliott Gould, Lainie Kazan, and Valerie Harper, who explains it is a fund-raiser to help the elderly and forgotten Holocaust Survivors in Eastern Europe.

“We are all familiar with movies like Sophie’s Choice and Schindler’s List, but the Survivor Mitzvah Project puts names and faces to those isolated Holocaust survivors living in poverty. I was thrilled with the chance to help in a way that would directly support these…

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