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9/11 Day of Service & Remembrance

December 2012 Key Article: 9/11 Day of Service & Remembrance Subjects: 9/11 Tribute Center, 9/11 Community, 9/11 Memorials, World Trade Center Rebuilding, Education Download

Getting that first, brand new bicycle can be a joyful memory that lasts a lifetime. On September 6, 2012, the 9/11 Tribute Center coordinated over 500 volunteers to give that special memory to children of active United States military servicemen and women. For the fourth consecutive year, the 9/11 Tribute Center has organized a 9/11 […]

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Anniversary Ceremonies

Future View from Memorial Plaza

9/11 Memorial In honor of the eleventh anniversary of September 11, 2001, the commemoration will be held at the 9/11 Memorial at the World Trade Center. This year, the reading of the names by family members will be the exclusive focus of the program. There will be six moments of silence during the observance, representing […]

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Mother and Daughter Give Tours Together

Katie and her father, Brian McDonnell

Ten years ago, when Katie McDonnell’s birthday fell on Father’s Day, officers from NYPD, ESU Truck 1 surprised her with a Disney princess party. They closed off the street and brought in the mounted unit for horse rides. “There weren’t any kids,” Katie remembers, “just my family and the officers,” officers who have become almost […]

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