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.
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 »
Join Jersey Cares on Saturday, October 26, 2013 and Tuesday, October 29, 2013 for Sandy Service Day! The Hurricane Sandy New Jersey Relief Fund has partnered with Jersey Cares to mobilize 5,000 volunteers in meaningful service projects to continue clean-up and rebuilding efforts throughout Atlantic, Monmouth, Ocean, and Bergen Counties on October 29, 2013, the anniversary of Hurricane Sandy. Volunteers can participate in different projects, including beach clean-ups and fence installation, field/park revitalization, home repairs/rebuilding, painting in schools and more.…Find out more »
The eleventh annual Hold the Door Day will be held on Saturday, October 26, 2013, from 10:30am to 5:00pm at the Doubletree Hotel in Fort Lee, NJ. Hold the Door is a free event that provides attendees with tools to cope with adversity and loss of many kinds (the death of a loved one, cancer, job loss, natural disaster) through workshops and activities. Hold the Door for Others is dedicated to empowering people to grow through adversity and achieve their dreams. This year’s Hold…Find out more »
The annual fundraiser in honor of Flight 93’s Honor Elizabeth “Lizz” Wainio will be held on Saturday, October 26, 2013 from 2:00pm to 6:00pm at the Ropewalk Tavern in Baltimore. A donation of $40.00 per person includes an open bar, hors d’oeuvres, silent auction, music, family, friends – Baltimore icons, reflective photos, celebration of life. To see the event’s page on facebook, please click here. For more information, please click here. Honor Elizabeth Wainio was 27 when she boarded United…Find out more »
The 66th annual International Air Safety Summit (IASS) will be held from Tuesday, October 29, 2013 to Thursday, October 31, 2013 at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, DC. This is aviation’s premier global safety event, bringing together aviation professionals from around the globe. IASS provides a forum for the aviation industry to identify safety concerns, devise approaches to reduce risk and implement initiatives to improve safety. To learn more or to register, please click here. Omni Shoreham Hotel 2500…Find out more »
On Wednesday, October 30, 2013 from 8:00am to 10:00am, at the Disability Employment Awareness Breakfast at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Knoxville, author, disability activist & 9/11 survivor Michael Hingson will discuss his escape from the 78th floor of the World Trade Center. Hingson is blind and escaped Tower 1 with a colleague and his guide dog Roselle. For more details or to reserve your place, please call Tina Jones at 865-594-6060, ext. 1105. Crowne Plaza Hotel 401 West Summit Hill Knoxville,…Find out more »