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 »
On Friday, August 16, 2013 at 10:00am, a plaque dedication will be held at the FDNY Memorial outside the quarters of Engine 10, Ladder 10 honoring the memory of Lt. Joseph Graffagnino of Ladder 5 and FF Robert Beddia of Engine 24, both of whom made the supreme sacrifice on August 18, 2007 at the Deutsche Bank. Prior to the plaque ceremony, a Mass will be held at 8:00am in the quarters of Engine 24, Ladder 5, Battalion 2. Engine…Find out more »
America’s 9/11 Foundation Inc. will be holding their annual commemorative motorcycle ride on Friday, August 16, 2013 in remembrance of all who lost their lives in the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, or from illnesses acquired during the aftermath and recovery. The motorcycle procession will travel through Leesburg VA, coming down King Street through the historic downtown, before proceeding to the Route 7 and 15 Bypass and then on to the Dulles Greenway. The ride is expected to arrive in…Find out more »
On Friday, August 16, 2013 at 7:00pm, the Staten Island Yankees host FDNY Appreciation Night as they take on the Valley Cats at Richmond County Bank Ballpark. Ticket prices are $12.00-$15.00 per person. Each ticket will include 1 hot dog and 1 beverage, or there is an optional $22.00 all-you-can-eat meal deal. A portion of the evening’s proceeds will go to the FDNY Foundation. To purchase tickets, please click here and use the promo code “FDNY”. For more information, please contact…Find out more »
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Foundation’s Long Island Chapter will host the Leukemia Cup Regatta at the Sayville Yacht Club on Saturday, August 17, 2013. There will be an exciting weekend of sailing and fun to support a cure for this terrible disease that is striking so many recovery workers, local residents and survivors of the terrorist attacks. For more information, and a complete list of the events, please click here. Sayville Yacht Club 123 Boylan Lane Blue Point, NY 11715Find out more »