"They were homeless and their sin had been to be a Jew in a world that had gone crazy."

-- Betsy May Stern, Our American Family: The Mays

The Concept

Everyday families have extraordinary stories. Our American Family seeks to document our American family heritage, one family at a time, and inspire viewers to capture their own family stories - before those voices are gone.

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Does Your Family Qualify?

Our American Family seeks to document our American family heritage, one family at a time, before those voices are gone.  We invite you to add your family story to the Our American Family tapestry.  We encourage you to review our documentary requirements and submit an online application.