Category Archives: 9/11 Tribute Center

Bike building a way to honor 9/11 victims on Day of Service

Members of companies who lost employees in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 joined the 9/11 Tribute Center to build bikes for the children of military families, writes Maria Alvarez of Newsday.  The fifth annual Building Smiles bike build took place at the 69th Regiment Armory on September 21st.

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The Tribute Center, an ‘interim destination’ for remembering 9/11, will get a bigger space

David W. Dunlap of the New York Times writes that the Tribute Center  is to move into a new space, at 88 Greenwich Street, where it will occupy 35,000 square feet, almost three times as much as it has now. The lease runs 36 years. The new center will open next spring.

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Ann Van Hine, widow of firefighter who died on 9/11, speaks in Bath, ME

Ann Van Hine’s husband Bruce Van Hine was a firefighter who was killed in the line of duty during the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. She volunteers with the 9/11 Tribute Center and speaks to tour groups and schoolchildren about the attacks. She also discusses with the children what their generation can do to prevent […]

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