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

9/11 hero helping Harvey victims saw devastation firsthand

Sean Johnson, a firefighter with the FDNY’s Incident Management Team, is one of a group of  city firefighters, police officers and EMTs who traveled to Texas to assist Hurricane Harvey victims. Sara Dorn of the NY Post interviewed him about what he saw. Johnson spoke of some areas inaccessible by vehicle or train, where rescuers come in […]

Posted in 9/11 Community Supports Victims of Terrorism and Disaster | Comments closed

Red Cross workers, retired FDNY members head to Texas areas hit hardest by Harvey with supplies

New York City Red Cross workers and FDNY firefighters are headed to flood-ravaged Texas with emergency supplies, reports Edgar Sandoval in New York Daily News. The FDNY’s DART team (DART is an acronym for “disaster assistance response team”) are driving box trucks to areas hit by Hurricane Harvey, where they will stay for two weeks. “I’m […]

Posted in 9/11 Community Supports Victims of Terrorism and Disaster | Comments closed

Night of Healing: Bucks Countians come together to embrace families of four slain young men with love, prayers and hugs

Organizers of the Bucks County 9/11 Garden of Reflection opened their hearts and their memorial for a candlelight service for four young men murdered in the area recently, reported Jeff Werner in Bucks County News. A Night of Healing supported the family and friends of Jimi Patrick, 19, Dean Finocchiaro, 19, Tom Meo, 21, and Mark Sturgis, 22, […]

Also posted in Families in the News | Comments closed
  • One World Observatory

    Learn more about the One World Observatory complimentary ticket program.

  • Categories

  • From the Newsletter

  • Upcoming Events

    1. Summer reopening of NYPD Museum

      July 10 @ 10:00 am - October 1 @ 5:00 pm
    2. Hurricane Harvey Supply Collection – Mineola, NY

      September 5 @ 8:00 am - September 19 @ 5:00 pm
    3. Captain Gerald F. DeConto, USN, Memorial Scholarship 5-K – Sandwich, MA

      September 24 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
    4. Walk 93 – Shanksville, PA

      September 30 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
    5. First Responders Memorial dedication – Staten Island

      October 1 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm