(Khmelnytsky District) is
a small town in the Volhynia province of
Ukraine. There are a handful of
Jewish residents left but in the past, it
had a vibrant Jewish community. This
website is dedicated to the memory of all
who were born and lived in Poninka,
including those who left and those who
were killed there in 1941 and
me if your family
comes from Poninka or you have
information or photos to share.
is located at 50° 11N/27° 32E, west of
Kiev and adjoining the larger community of
|This modern emblem for the town
of Poninka was created in 1999. The
scroll represents paper, the main industry
in town, the wavy lines represent the nearby
river, and 1787 the year Poninka was
|Outdoor market on the
Main Square of Poninka
| Typical Houses in
| Memorial to Soldiers
who died, fighting in the Soviet Army during
World War II
| Photos taken by Linda Cantor,
Site last updated: August 28, 2016
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