In the municipality of Groningen, thousands of people died during the Second World War. Many victims died or were murdered in the concentration- and extermination camps of the Nazi regime. For all victims, Jews, Sinti and Roma, homosexuals, political opponents, resistance fighters etc. Stolpersteine can be laid.

The Stolpersteine Groningen Foundation was established at the end of 2021 to coordinate the applications within the municipality of Groningen and to help the applicants with the application and placement of the stones.