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 »
The 12th annual Daniel Pearl World Music Days will be held from October 1, 2013 until October 31, 2013. Daniel Pearl World Music Days is an international network of concerts that use the power of music to express tolerance and humanity. Since 2002, Daniel Pearl World Music Days has grown to more than 11,000 performances in 129 countries. The Daniel Pearl World Music Days is an awareness-raising program, not a fundraiser. There is no financial obligation to participate and all musicians are…Find out more »
On Monday, September 30, 2013 & Tuesday, October 1, 2013 from 8:30am – 4:30pm, Police Organization Providing Peer Assistance (aka POPPA) will be offering a free two-day, Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) workshop to help prevent suicides in the NYPD. The free workshop is for NYPD police officers and their families. Currently the rate of suicide among police officers is at least twice that of the general population. All training will be held at the POPPA office located at…Find out more »
The Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Support Group will meet from 6:00pm-7:30pm on Wednesday, October 2, 2013, and then the first Wednesday of every month at Orange Regional Medical Center’s Community Health Education Center in Wallkill. For more information, call 888-321-6762. Orange Regional Medical Center Community Health Education Center 110 Crustal Run Road Wallkill, NYFind out more »
The third annual Red Bandanna Classic, honoring Welles Remy Crowther will be held on Thursday, October 3, 2013. The schedule for the day begins with registration and continental breakfast at 9:30am. The driving range also opens at 9:30am. The shotgun start will be at 11:00am. Cash bar opens at 3:00pm and the barbeque, silent auction and awards ceremony begin at 4:00pm. Golf will be played in a 4-person scramble format. The fee to golf is $250.00 for 1 golfer and $1,000.00 for a…Find out more »
The Bruce Simmons September 11th Memorial will be dedicated at the homecoming game at Hackettstown High School on Friday, October 4, 2013. The game will begin at 7:00pm. Simmons, 41, was a lineman for Hackettstown High School in the late 1970s and was beloved by his teammates. He worked on Wall Street for Sandler O’Neill & Partners, where he was murdered during the terrorist attacks at the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. The Bruce Simmons Scholarship Fund has…Find out more »