9/11 Tribute Center programs are offered throughout the year. Lectures, educational workshops and support programs are available to unite family members who lost loved ones, survivors, Lower Manhattan residents, rescue and recovery workers and volunteers who assisted in the aftermath of 9/11. Visit tributewtc.org for a schedule of upcoming programs and events.
Retired FF Patrick Finegan (formerly of Engine 69) is currently a patient at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City being treated for World Trade Center related cancer. He needs regular blood and platelet transfusions. Donations of blood or platelets would be greatly appreciated. To benefit Patrick, all donations must be made in the Blood Donor Room of Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center and designated for him. Any donated blood or platelets not used by Pat will be released for use…Find out more »
The Casano Community Center will show Journey Through Remembrance – New Jersey 9/11 Memorials, an exhibit of photo montages by Leona M. Seufert through Friday, December 12, 2014. There will be a reception to meet the artist on Wednesday, November 19, 2014 from 6:30pm–8:00pm. Gallery hours are Monday–Thursday, 9:00am to 8:00pm; and Fridays, 9:00am to 5:00pm. Leona Seufert uses Photoshop to create her work and has used the World Trade Center site as subject matter for her digital montages throughout…Find out more »
Wethersfield, CT has a 40-year-old tradition of lighting luminaria on Christmas Eve. Again this year, the Richard M. Keane Foundation is selling luminaria kits to make it easy to participate in this beautiful tradition. Each kit contains the special bag, a 14-hour candle and instructions. Kits cost $1.50 apiece. All funds raised will support the Keane Foundation 9/11 Memorial Sports Center, which honors Richard “Dick” Keane, who was killed in the terrorist attack of September 11, 2001 while working for…Find out more »
FDNY Lt. Jon Sezak is currently a patient at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, being treated for a World Trade Center-related blood disorder. His illness requires regular blood and platelet transfusions. In order for Lt. Sezak to receive them, all designated blood donations must be made in the Blood Donor Room at Memorial Sloan Kettering, which is open Friday through Monday from 8:30am to 3:00pm and on Tuesday through Thursday from 8:30am to 7:00pm. The Blood Donor Room is located…Find out more »
The 36th annual Turkey Trot Run & Strengthalon, hosted by Engine 233/Ladder 176 will be held on Tuesday, November 25, 2014 at 11:30am, in Flushing Meadow Park in Queens. Day of race registration will begin at 10:30am. The assembly point will be the Meadow Lake Boat Rental Building. Rules for the run will be explained at the park. The entry fee of $25.00 will be accepted until race time. Please make all checks payable to: Ladder 176 Engine 233 Turkey…Find out more »
The annual Amy King 5-K Run/Walk will be held on Saturday, November 29, 2014 at 11:00am at the Lakewood Community Center in Lakewood, NY. The free Amy King of the Hill Race, for children aged 3-10, will begin at 11:30am. (Distances for the children’s race will be determined by age.) Please come in costume if you would like to! To register in advance, please click here. Race day late registration will be held from 9:00am to 10:30am at the Lakewood…Find out more »