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 Madeline Amy Sweeney Award for Civilian Bravery is presented every September 11th to a Massachusetts resident who demonstrates exceptional bravery without regard for personal safety in honor of Flight Attendant Madeline Amy Sweeney. Madeline Amy Sweeney was working aboard American Airlines Flight 11 on September 11, 2001. She made contact with airline personnel on the ground and provided them with information about the terrorists that enabled the investigation to begin. She was 35. Anyone can make a nomination by visiting…Find out more »
If you will be in Boston on September 11, 2013, are a September 11th family member and would like to read names at this year’s commemoration ceremony, please send your name and contact information to Danielle Lemack at firstname.lastname@example.org by August 1, 2013. Children are welcome to participate. If your loved one’s photo is not included in the video montage shown annually at the Boston ceremony, please email Danielle as soon as possible.Find out more »
ONLY 1 DAY LEFT!! The deadline to register for a September 11th Victims’ Compensation Fund (Zadroga) claim for KNOWN symptoms, diagnoses and disabilities is OCTOBER 3, 2013. The deadline to register for a September 11th Victims’ Compensation Fund claim for any NEW symptoms & diagnoses is October 2016. There are THREE steps involved in making a claim: 1. You must register (this is easy). 2. You must establish eligibility and receive your claim number. 3. You must apply for compensation. The process is complex — 80% of claimants are…Find out more »
Tuesday’s Children’s First Responder Alliance will host at meet and greet with the NY Mets on Tuesday, July 2, 2013. To attend, please call 516-562-9000 or email Jennifer@Tuesdayschildren.org and details will be provided then. Tuesday’s Children 390 Plandome Road, Suite 217 Manhasset, New York 11030Find out more »
The next Integrated Medical Foundation free prostate cancer support group meeting will be held on Tuesday, July 2, 2013, at 6:30pm. Meetings are held in Melville on the first Tuesday of every month at the address below. The meetings are moderated by an oncology social worker and provide an excellent opportunity for men (and their partners if desired) to share their experiences and to help them cope with treatment and diagnosis. There are also meetings in New Hyde Park. Prostate cancer experts…Find out more »
The 2013 G.R.A.C.E. 9/11 Tribute Run will be held on Wednesday, July 4, 2013 in honor of the victims of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 from Glen Rock. There is also a 2-K Junior Run for kids 10 and under (parents are welcome to run with their children). Registration for the 2013 911 Tribute Run is strictly limited to 600 entrants. The first 500 participants to register will receive a T-shirt. Registration: 7:30am-8:45am; Pre-Registration: Ends on June 30,…Find out more »