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 September 11th Victim Compensation Fund is approaching an important deadline. This deadline applies to individuals who were diagnosed with a 9/11-related eligible cancer other than prostate cancer on or before October 12, 2012 and who have not already registered or filed a VCF claim. Claimants diagnosed on or before October 12, 2012 with one of the cancers added to the list of eligible conditions on that date must register with the Fund by October 12, 2014. Registration preserves your right to file a claim…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 »
To mark the anniversary of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, the city of Rancho Santa Margarita, California will hold an essay contest for schoolchildren. Essays will be accepted from elementary, middle and high school students until Sunday, August 10, 2014. This year’s essay theme is “What Patriotism Means to Me.” This is the second annual essay contest, which aims both to help students maintain their academic skills over the summer vacation and to teach them why it is…Find out more »
For the sixth year, there will be a prayer service at the Brooklyn Wall of Remembrance on Friday, August 1, 2014 at 6:00pm, followed by first pitch at 6:30pm with a 7:00pm game time. MCU Park 1904 Surf Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11224 Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation 2361 Hylan Blvd. Staten Island, NY 10306 718-987-1931Find out more »
Slots are available for the second annual National Fallen Firefighters 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb on Saturday, August 2, 2014 in Springfield, Missouri. The event is a commemorative stair climb to honor the 343 members of the Fire Department of New York who were killed in the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001. Check-in begins at 7:30am. The ceremony is at 8:00am, and the climb begins at 8:30am. Participants will climb the stairs of Hammons Field multiple times to equal 110…Find out more »
Shoreham-Wading River alumni are invited to play in the Kevin Williams Foundation’s Alumni Baseball Game on Saturday, August 2, 2014 at 11:00am. Start time is 11:00am Complimentary barbeque will be available throughout the game. All are welcome to cheer on past Shoreham-Wading River baseball players as they take the field once again. Please email Sal Mignano at SWRbaseball@gmail.com if you would like to play. All players will be given SWR Alumni game shirts. The game and barbeque are sponsored by…Find out more »