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 next Camp Widow will be held in San Diego from Friday, July 11, 2014 to Sunday, July 13, 2014. Camp Widow, a project of Soaring Spirits International, is a weekend-long gathering of widowed people from across the country, and around the world who come together to create a community that understands the life-altering experience of widowhood. Anyone who has lost a life partner is welcome to participate. The fee for Camp Widow includes – two full days of workshops,…Find out more »
The Carl V. Bini Memorial Fund & Staten Island Borough President James S. Oddo will present Back to the Beach on Saturday July 12, 2014 and Sunday, July 13, 2014 from 11:00am to 7:00pm on Staten Island’s Midland Beach Promenade. Back to the Beach will feature live musical performances on three stages, food, games, vendors, monster trucks and more. A preliminary list of the bands playing and a schedule can be found here. The event is free and is a gift…Find out more »
The 13th annual Mark Bavis Leadership Foundation Comedy Night will be held at the New Seabury Country Club in Mashpee on Sunday, July 13, 2014. The evening will begin with a cocktail and horsd’oeuvres reception at 7:00pm. Comedy starts at 8:00pm. Some of the comedians scheduled to perform are Steve Sweeney, Dave Russo, Tony V, Christine Hurley, Brad Mastrangelo and Graig Murphy of The Jokers Comedy Show. Joe Finn will host once again. Tickets cost $50.00. Please call Joe for…Find out more »
The 13th annual Mark Bavis Leadership Foundation Celebrity Golf Tournament will be held on Monday, July 14, 2014 at the New Seabury Country Club in Maspee, MA. As ever, the comedy night for the foundation will be held the Sunday evening before the golf outing. Please see the separate listing for information about the comedy show. The time of the golf outing will be announced soon. To play, please contact Merilyn Sullivan at 781-938-1700, 888-449-GOLF (4653) or firstname.lastname@example.org. The Westin…Find out more »
The Martin W. Richard Charitable Foundation, which honors the 8-year-old boy murdered in the Boston Marathon bombing in 2013, is looking for runners to run the New York City Marathon with their Team MR8. Martin Richard was the youngest victim of the 2013 attack. The 102-member team named for him raised more than a million dollars for the Foundation at this year’s Boston Marathon. They have 8 entries from the New York Road Runners for the 2014 New York City…Find out more »
P.O. Melvin Santiago of the Jersey City Police Department was gunned down and killed on July 13, 2014. His wake will be held on Thursday, July 17, 2014, from 1:00pm to 9:00pm at the McLaughlin Funeral Home in Jersey City. The funeral will take place at 11:00am on Friday, July 18, 2014 at St. Aloysius Church in Jersey City. Jersey City Police will march down Kennedy Blvd. from Pavonia Ave. to Belmont Ave. through Lincoln Park to St. Aloysius Church in time for…Find out more »