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 12th annual Captain Gerald F. DeConto, USN, Scholarship Fund 5-K Run and Walk will begin at 9:00am on Sunday, September 22, 2013 at Russell’s Corner in Sandwich, MA. Captain Gerald F. DeConto, USN was killed at the age of 44 in the September 11th terrorist attack on the Pentagon. A scholarship fund has been set up in his memory to honor him and the legacy he left behind which is one of service to his country, leadership, friendship and…Find out more »
The official soccer teams of the FDNY and the NYPD will play their annual match at the Red Bulls’ game against Dallas at Red Bull Arena on Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 5:00pm. Proceeds from the match will benefit the Firefighter Sergio Villanueva Soccer Foundation. FF Villanueva made the ultimate sacrifice at the World Trade Center during the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. Corner flag seats cost $20.00 each. To purchase tickets, please call 877 RBSOCCER or click here.…Find out more »
The 8th annual M.A.D. 9/11 Golf Outing in honor of Michael Allen Davidson will be held on Monday, September 23, 2013 at the Jumping Brook Country Club in Neptune, NJ. Registration begins at 10:45am and there will be a 12:15pm shotgun start. A fee of $225.00 per person includes golf, buffet lunch/dinner with open bar, green fees, golf cart, prizes, and raffles ($75.00 for dinner only). Some sponsorships are still available. Payment can be made by clicking here. Please specify…Find out more »
Winter hours at the National September 11th Memorial will be in place from September 23, 2013 to December 31, 2013. In the winter, the Memorial will open at 10:00am and close at 6:00pm with last entry at 5:00pm.Find out more »