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Boyarka Town Page   Town leader: Jeremy Borovitz

Boyarka Native records her life story for Oral History Project

                Lily Rapaport
(Leyia Yurkowsky) recorded her life story for StoryCorps oral history project. 
                Lily was born and raised in Boyarka   until the pogroms forced her family to flee. Her family
                finally settled in the Bronx, NY. I was fortunate to have met Lily in 2005. She was a remarkable

Resident Relishes Peace Corps Stint in Ukraine by Myles Ma
               This is an article that tells about Jeremy Borovitz, the Jewishgen Town Leader of Boyarka. Jeremy served as a
               Peace Corps volunteer in the village of Boyarka.

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