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.
Please note that an important deadline for 9/11 first responders who have been diagnosed with prostate cancer is approaching. Men who worked at the site of the World Trade Center, the Fresh Kills landfill, the morgue, or aboard any of the transport vehicles and who were diagnosed with prostate cancer between September 11, 2005 and September 11, 2013, must register their claims with the Victim Compensation Fund before Wednesday, October 14, 2015. The WTC Health Program has linked 62 cancers to toxins found in the rubble…Find out more »
The American Red Cross and 9/11 Day of Service and Remembrance have partnered to encourage people across the US to give blood in honor of the victims of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. 9/11 blood drives are being held nationwide from September 7, 2015 to September 13, 2015. Please click here to find a commemorative blood drive in your area. For more information about sponsoring a blood drive, click here or call 800-RED CROSS (800-733-2767). You can learn more about the 9/11…Find out more »
Our friends at Voices of September 11th are holding their 8th annual Always Remember gala on Monday, October 5, 2015 at Gustavino’s in NYC. To learn more, please visit their website here. Guastavino’s 409 East 59th Street New York, NY Voices of September 11th 161 Cherry Street New Canaan, CT 06840Find out more »
The annual Christopher D. Mello Memorial Golf Outing will be held on Tuesday, October 6, 2015 at a new venue, the Old Oaks Country Club in Purchase, NY. There will be two shotgun starts, depending on how many holes the golfer plays. 9-hole players’ shotgun start is 9:30am. This package includes breakfast and lunch. Those playing 18 holes have a 12:30pm shotgun start. Their package comes with lunch, cocktails and dinner. For more information, please contact Margaret Mead at email@example.com. Christopher…Find out more »
The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund will host a panel discussion about the April 15, 2013 terrorist attack at the Boston Marathon finish line that murdered three people and maimed and injured hundreds on Wednesday, October 7, 2015 at the Burke Theatre at the U.S. Navy Memorial. A reception of light hors d’ oeuvres, beer, and wine will begin the evening at 6:00pm, with the program following from 7:00pm to 8:30pm. The panelists will include Richard DesLauriers, Special Agent…Find out more »
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, North Shore LIJ Cancer Institute & Monter Cancer Center will hold a program entitled 2015 Updates in Blood Cancer Treatment & Stress Management for Cancer Patients on Wednesday, October 7, 2015 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm at the Rust Auditorium at North Shore University Hospital in Manhasset. The program is free, but participants are asked to register by October 5, 2015. A light dinner will be served. To register, please contact Jaime La Marca at 631-370-7532…Find out more »