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 29, 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 16th International Thyroid Cancer Survivors’ Conference will be held from Friday, September 27, 2013 to Sunday, September 29, 2013 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The event is sponsored by ThyCa: Thyroid Cancer Survivors’ Association, Inc. Details are available here.Find out more »
The Hudson River Swim for Life will take place on Sunday, September 29, 2013. The event raises funds for charities in the community. Proceeds of this year’s Swim for Life will help the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS). Blood cancers are rampant among World Trade Center recovery workers and survivors. Those wishing to participate canFind 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 »
This year's Tunnel to Towers Run will be held on Sunday, September 29, 2013 at 9:30am. The starting point is Ikea Parking Lot 9 in Red Hook, Brooklyn. The route follows Stephen’s footsteps through the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel and on to the site of the World Trade Center. At the finish line, there is music, food,Find out more »