Category Archives: 9/11 Community Supports Victims of Terrorism and Disaster

FDNY firefighters donate towards housing needs of families of murdered Dallas police officers

The New York City Fire Department reports that today, FDNY members presented a check to the Tunnel to Towers Foundation as part of a national fundraising initiative to support the considerable housing needs of the families of the Dallas Police Department Officers who were killed or injured on July 7, 2016. The funds were raised by […]

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Pentagon survivor raises cancer funds with 24-hour bike ride

On September 11, 2001, Rafael Matos was inside the Pentagon when hijackers flew American Airlines Flight 77 into the E ring of the building, reports Andrew Michaels in the Howard County Times. This month, Matos will ride his bicycle 160 miles in 24 continuous hours to raise funds for cancer patients. The “24 Hours of Booty” ride will […]

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Philadelphia, New York Police Departments play baseball for good cause

Baseball teams from the NYPD and the Philadelphia PD played a game in Philadelphia to raise funds for the Philadelphia Order of Police Survivors Fund, reported WTXF. Philly won the game 7-3.

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