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 »
The Tommy Dowd Memorial Fund Third Annual Monroe Family Fun Festival will take place on Saturday, September 21, 2013, from 11:00am to 7:00pm at Museum Village in Monroe, NY. Fun events for families will include barbeque, raffles, games and apparel for all ages. Live music will be performed by local bands. The cost to attend is $25.00 per person or $40.00 per family. Devoted family man and baseball lover Tommy Dowd was killed in the terrorist attacks of September 11,…Find out more »
The twelfth annual Rick Thorpe Memorial Golf Tournament will be held on Saturday September 21, 2013 at the Country Club of Wilbraham. Registration stats at 11:30am and there will be a 12:30pm shotgun start. Tournament Schedule 11:30am Registration (to register online, please click here) 11:45am Lunch & practice range 12:15pm Group picture 12:30pm Shotgun start 6:00pm Dinner The purpose of the Tournament is to celebrate Rick’s memory and to support the Rick Thorpe Memorial Fund. Two annual $1,000 scholarships are awarded…Find out more »
On Saturday, September 21, 2013 from 1:30pm-4:30pm Art for Healing will play music and read poetry. All are welcome. The song Empty Skyline will be sung and a September 11th book of poems will be read. Art for Healing 67 Irving Place, 2nd floor, New York, NY 10003 212-977-1165Find out more »
On Saturday, September 21, 2013 at 3:00pm, retired Det. Pete Mulroy and family are hosting an Open House BBQ in their backyard in memory of Eugene S. Devlin III. Anyone who knew Gene and would like to honor his memory can please bring an unwrapped toy(s) for what is being called “A Labor of Love Hanukkah & Christmas Toy Drive.” Recipient organizations will be the Atlas Foundation, the Midland Beach community that is still trying to recover from Storm Sandy, a synagogue…Find out more »