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.
The Bipartisan Policy Center will host a panel discussion entitled Fragility and Extremism in Yemen, Again on Tuesday, February 3, 2015, at 9:00am. Yemen seemingly only attracts U.S. attention when tied to a terrorist attack or plot: the USS Cole in 2000; Anwar al-Awlaki’s incitement to terror since 2004; the “underwear bomber” in 2009; the cargo plane plot in 2010. The country’s long-simmering political fragility and endemic civil wars largely escape notice. Now, both dynamics are at play simultaneously: just…Find out more »
Camp Widow, a project of Soaring Spirits International, is a weekend-long gathering of widowed people from across the country, and around the world who come together to create a community that understands the life-altering experience of widowhood. Anyone who has lost a life partner is welcome to participate. The next Camp Widow East will be held in Tampa, FL from Friday, February 6, 2015 to Sunday, February 8, 2015. The fee for Camp Widow includes – two full days of workshops, seminars…Find out more »
The 13th annual Friends of Sean Lugano fundraiser party will take place at 7:00pm on Friday, February 6, 2015 at the Altman Building in New York City. Tickets cost $100.00 and are available here or at the door. The evening will, as always include cocktails, snacks and live music. Every year, Sean’s family and the Friends of Sean Lugano donate the funds raised to charities that reflect Sean’s love of people, sports and life. This year’s recipient will be announced at…Find out more »
On October 24, 2014, rookie NYPD Officer Kenneth Healey, 25, was critically injured on duty when a man hit him in the head with a hatchet. There will be a benefit for him on Saturday, February 7, 2015 from 2:00pm to 6:00pm at The Inn in Long Beach. There is a $50.00 donation requested at the door. Events include an open bar, food and live music. The Inn 943 West Beech Street Long Beach, NY 11561Find out more »
The seventh annual Rick Thorpe Heart to Heart Gala will be held at the Ludlow Country Club in Ludlow, MA on Saturday, February 7, 2015 from 6:00pm to 10:30pm. The evening’s events will include dinner, tastings of wine and beer from local vendors, dessert, and great auction prizes. The cost to attend is $45.00 if tickets are purchased before January 23, 2015; or $50.00 at the door. To purchase tickets, please click here. You can also visit www.eventbrite.com and search…Find out more »
There will be two weeks of hearings at Guantanamo Bay in February 9-16, 2015 and February 19-23, 2015. A small number of family members of 9/11 victims will be selected to attend these hearings. For viewing remotely, the four CCTV sites (The sites are located at Fort Devens, MA; Fort Hamilton, NY; Fort Meade, MD and Joint Base Maguire/Dix/Lakehurst) will be open. Please call 855-444-1225. Judge Pohl has issued docketing order AE 334, which can be found on the Office…Find out more »