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.
Events for September 1, 2013
September is Thyroid Cancer Awareness Month. To learn more about events and how you can be involved, please click here. Thyroid cancer is one of the cancers proven to be caused by toxins at the World Trade Center site. The normal rate for men to get thyroid cancer is 4 per 100,000. The rate among recovery workers is manyFind out more »
The week-long 9/11 Memorial Blood Drive is held each year in memory of the Staten Islanders killed in the World Trade Center terrorist attacks of 2001 and 1993. The annual goal is to raise one pint of blood for each victim – 275 victims from both attacks, but the drive has surpassed that mark annually. LastFind 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 (thisFind out more »
On Sunday, September 1, 2013 at 1:00pm, there will be a flyover featuring six historic planes at the Statue of Liberty and the World Trade Center site in honor of the victims of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. If the weather allows, the planes -- a P-47 Thunderbolt dating from 1940, 3 B-25s,Find out more »