Category Archives: Family Foundation Events

Tunnel to Towers Foundation Announces Renovation of Fallen Officer’s Home

NY1 News A local foundation announces a $100,000 renovation to the home of fallen Detective Wenjian Liu. In January, the Tunnel to Towers Foundation received contributions from all over the world to pay the mortgages on the detective’s home, as well as his partner, Rafael Ramos’. Both men were killed in the line of duty […]

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World Trade Center stair climb will benefit wounded veterans

Verena Dobnik  Associated Press The first stair-climb benefit will be held at One World Trade Center in May to raise money for military veterans, two foundations formed after the 9/11 attacks announced Monday. The announcement by the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation and the Captain Billy Burke Foundation was made at Burke’s firehouse, Engine […]

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Jersey City native gets Robert David Peraza Annual Rugby Scholarship

Yueh Ho The Jersey Journal  Jersey City resident Eamonn Matthews always dreamed of being the star player on a collegiate team. During his childhood, he would often picture himself as the star quarterback or a stud baseball player. But in eighth grade, he gave rugby a shot and fell in love with the sport. Matthews […]

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