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 Martin W. Richard Charitable Foundation, which honors the 8-year-old boy murdered in the Boston Marathon bombing in 2013, is looking for runners to run the New York City Marathon with their Team MR8. Martin Richard was the youngest victim of the 2013 attack. The 102-member team named for him raised more than a million dollars for the Foundation at this year’s Boston Marathon. They have 8 entries from the New York Road Runners for the 2014 New York City…Find out more »
Deadline to apply for Kikkoman Scholarships for family members of Pentagon, Flight 77 and Flight 93 attack victims
The Kikkoman Companies are offering $1,000.00 scholarships for the 2014-2015 academic year to spouses, children and stepchildren of those killed in the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the Pentagon, American Airlines Flight 77 and United Flight 93. $1,000.00 scholarships are also offered to those seriously injured in the Pentagon that day and to their children, spouses and stepchildren. Please note that the relatives of victims of those killed or injured in the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center…Find out more »
There will be a Purple Ribbon 5-K Run/Walk and ½ Mile Fun Run on Saturday, July 26, 2014 at 8:00am to raise money to fight pancreatic cancer. Details and registration forms can be found here. All funds raised will benefit the Lustgarten Foundation. Many recovery workers from the World Trade Center recovery operation now suffer from pancreatic and other cancers. Forest Lake Elementary School 3100 Beltagh Avenue Wantagh, NY 11793Find out more »
The second annual Stupid Cancer Ice Cream Social will be held on Saturday, July 26, 2014, from 1:00pm-4:00pm. Anyone under 40 with cancer is welcome. First stop is Van Leeuwen Artisan Ice Cream, second stop, Big Gay Ice Cream, third stop (roughly 2:30pm) Wafels & Dinges Café. Stupid Cancer will update their Facebook page as the group moves, so ice cream eaters can join them along the way. Stupid Cancer has all kinds of support for young cancer patients and…Find out more »
The 6th annual Heather Pendergast Fund Golf Outing will be held on Monday, July 28, 2014 at the Woodside Acres Country Club in Muttontown, NY. Breakfast begins at 8:30am with a 10:00am shotgun start. This year’s honoree will be Dr. Jeffrey M. Lipton of the Cohen Children’s Medical Center of New York. The fee to participate is $190.00, which includes golf, cart, breakfast, lunch and dinner with open bar. The fee to attend only the dinner is $75.00. All proceeds…Find out more »
The 13th annual Eric Evans Memorial Golf Tourney will be held on Monday, July 28, 2014 at the Club at River Oaks in Sherman, CT . The event begins with a shotgun start at 10:00am and the tournament will be played in a scramble format. The fee to golf is $175.00, which includes greens fees & cart, registration gift pack, grilled lunch and a full dinner buffet. To sponsor a hole or to volunteer, please click here. Eric Evans was just shy of…Find out more »