Victims of Communism — Memorial Foundation

Remembering the Legacy of Communism

Learn More

Join Our Newsletter

Stay up to date with all of the latest news and events.

Sign Up Today >

News

More News >

Events

More Events >

20th Anniversary Memorial Ceremony

SAVE THE DATE A memorial ceremony to commemorate the 100 million victims of communism across the world. This year also Learn More...

Capitol View Reception

An invitation-only evening reception with remarks by our 2014 Truman-Reagan Medal of Freedom A Learn More...

Foundation Initiatives

More Initiatives >
Previous Next
Initiative #1

High School Curriculum

Numerous studies consistently reveal that America’s high school and college students do not know basic facts about the history of communism in the 20th century. In this environment, it is no wonder that personalities and symbols of communism are worn on clothing and even celebrated as signifying equality and justice. In an effort to remedy […]

Learn More
commiecurriculum
Initiative #2

Truman-Reagan Medal of Freedom

The Truman-Reagan Medal of Freedom is awarded each year by the Victims of Communism Memorial Foundation to those individuals and institutions that have demonstrated a life-long commitment to freedom and democracy and opposition to communism and all other forms of tyranny.

Learn More
initiativeslg
Initiative #3

The Gulag

“It is unthinkable in the twentieth century to fail to distinguish between what constitutes an abominable atrocity that must be prosecuted and what constitutes that “past” which “ought not to be stirred up.” ― Aleksandr I. Solzhenitsyn, The Gulag Archipelago 1918-1956 This virtual museum is devoted to the history of the Gulag, the vast network […]

Learn More
gulag
Initiative #4

The Memorial

The Victims of Communism Memorial was dedicated by President George W. Bush on June 12, 2007. The dedication ceremony featured the unveiling of the “Goddess of Democracy,” a bronze replica of the statue erected by Chinese students in Tiananmen Square, Beijing, China in the spring of 1989. Many world leaders have already visited the memorial […]

Learn More
memoriallg

Why I Give to VOC...

“VOC teaches young people about the crimes of communism on behalf of everyone who suffered. ” Ilze and Richard Schwartz, Three Rivers, MI

Donate Now.

Put communism on the ash heap of history.

Donate now