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.
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 »
Submit a photo of One World Trade Center to the Port Authority and you could win a trip for 3 to the top of the building. The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey is sponsoring a photo competition for amateur photaographers over the age of 18. Photos can be submitted via the Port Authority Facebook page or via Twitter hashtag #OneWTCBestPhotos. Submission deadline is August 25, 2013. Tours of the building must be taken before December 31, 2013.…Find out more »
The Long Island Center of Excellence will host an educational forum on the Victim Compensation Fund on Wednesday August 7, 2013, at 6:00pm in Brooklyn. Special Master Sheila Birnbaum will attend. Bring your questions about applying to the Victim Compensation Fund. Dyker Heights Knights of Columbus 1305 86th Street Brooklyn, NY 11228 Space is limited – to RSVP, email firstname.lastname@example.org with your name, phone number, and the number of people coming with you or call the Long Island Center of Excellence at 631-855-1207.…Find out more »
The Flight Safety Foundation will host its first annual benefit dinner at the National Press Club Ballroom in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday, August 7, 2013. The cocktail hour will begin at 6:30pm; dinner and program start at 8:00pm. Speakers will include John Lauber and FSF chair David McMillan. A table sponsorship is $5,000 which includes a table for 8 and recoginition at the event, on the FSF website and in the program. Individual seats begin at $250.00. To RSVP or to…Find out more »
The Scott Weingard Memorial Fund and the Marc S. Zeplin Foundation are cohosting a summer happy hour benefit concert with live music by the Jeff Lubin Trio, on Thursday, August 8, 2013 at Professor Thom’s Loft in New York City. Come enjoy a classic NYC summer happy hour, with live music, drinks specials, outdoor patio and complimentary appetizers. The fee to attend is a $20.00 donation at the door. All proceeds from the evening will benefit the Marc S. Zeplin Foundation and the…Find out more »
The Lustgarten Foundation and Mercedes-Benz of White Plains will host a Summer Soiree on Thursday, August 8, 2013, from 6:30pm-9:00pm. Join them for cocktails, canapes and live jazz to benefit pancreatic cancer research. The guest speaker, News 12 anchor, Lisa LaRocca, will share her family’s story of pancreatic cancer. For more information, please click here, contact email@example.com or call 516-803-2339. Mercedes-Benz of White Plains 50 Bank Street White Plains, NYFind out more »