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 »
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 many times that rate.Find out more »
There will be a free Cancer Survivorship Series at 6:30pm on three Tuesdays in September — Tuesday, September 10, 17 and 24, 2013 — in West Orange, NJ. Registration is required; please call 973-322-2671. Leon & Toby Cooperman JCC 760 Northfield Avenue West Orange, NJFind out more »
The Tahoe Symphony Orchestra and Chorus will commemorate the 12th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on New York, Washington DC and Pennsylvania with a series of performances in Carson City, Reno, South Lake Tahoe and Incline Village. The final concert of the series will be held on Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 7:00pm at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Reno. On the program will be the Mozart Requiem & Beethoven Violin Concerto in D Major, played by Elizabeth Pitcairn on…Find out more »
The Lil’ Bravest Golf Outing will be held on Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at The Fairways of Dunwoodie in Yonkers. Breakfast and registration will start at 9:00am with tee time of 10:00am. The fee to golf is $150.00 per golfer. All proceeds will benefit the Lil’ Bravest Fund, a charity set up by FDNY firefighters of Engine 84, Ladder 34 to honor two members of their house who died in 2010. The Lil’ Bravest Fund helps sick children. There will…Find out more »
The 12th annual Jay Corcoran Memorial Scholarship Foundation Golf Outing will take place on Friday, September 20, 2013 at the Easton Country Club in South Easton, Massachusetts. The day’s events begin at 11:30am with registration. The shotgun start will be held at 1:00pm. Play will be Florida-style scramble. Cocktails begin at 6:00pm with a steak dinner at 6:30pm. The fee to golf is $150.00 per person. The fee for dinner only is $40.00. Some sponsorships are still available. Please register here. For further…Find out more »