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.
In the spring of 2014, Chris Waltenburg is hiking the Appalachian Trail (at the age of 60) to support the Brent Woodall Foundation for Exceptional Children. The hike will cover more than 2,000 miles and will raise more than $10,000 for autistic children. You can learn about the details of Chris’s hike here, follow his journey here and learn about Brent Woodall and the foundation in his name here.Find out more »
From Wednesday, March 19, 2014 to Saturday, April 5, 2014, five FDNY firefighters from Engine 9/Ladder 6 will ride their bicycles 1,400 miles in 18 days from the former World Trade Center to the Pentagon Memorial in Arlington, VA to the National Navy SEAL Museum in Florida. They are bringing the Museum a piece of steel from the World Trade Center, and riding to honor the military in general and Navy SEALs in particular for all their sacrifices. As the…Find out more »
From now through April 30, 2014, the Metro New York Chapter Concerns of Police Survivors (COPS) are collecting gently-worn shoes in good condition in any style and size. The shoes that we no longer want or wear are creating sustainable economic means in other countries. Recipients of these shoes are eternally appreciative and incredibly resourceful with the shoes they receive. Your gently-worn shoes have life-changing impact in them. Please share this with your friends and family. Please contact COPS at…Find out more »
There will be an encore presentation of How Trauma Affects Your Brain on Tuesday, April 1, 2014, at 2:00pm EST. Learn more about coping with PTSD and trauma in a free webinar, How Trauma Affects Your Brain. You must register to participate. If you aren’t available at that time, register anyway to receive a replay. This webinar is for you if you have experienced trauma and continue to have the following symptoms Trouble concentrating Disrupted sleep Trouble remembering ideas, facts…Find out more »
The Center on National Security, along with the Fordham International Law Journal and the Leitner Center for International Law and Justice, present an evening with Harold Kohl, former legal adviser for the U.S. Department of State during the Obama administration and former Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor during the Clinton administration on April 2, 2014 at 6:00pm These discussions will examine the issues at the intersection of national security law and policy: How do we…Find out more »
On the evening of Thursday, April 3, 2014, run or walk to the 72nd floor of 4 World Trade Center to raise funds for the Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation. 1,000 stair climbers are wanted to raise $100,000 to fight cancer. The registration fee is $40.00 per climber. Each climber must raise at least $1.00 per floor for a minimum of $72.00. To register, please click here. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions. Start times will be staggered. Elite climbers…Find out more »