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 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 »
The September 11th Victim Compensation Fund is approaching an important deadline. This deadline applies to individuals who were diagnosed with a 9/11-related eligible cancer other than prostate cancer on or before October 12, 2012 and who have not already registered or filed a VCF claim. Claimants diagnosed on or before October 12, 2012 with one of the cancers added to the list of eligible conditions on that date must register with the Fund by October 12, 2014. Registration preserves your right to file a claim…Find out more »
Join the Kevin J. Hannaford, Sr. Memorial Foundation and swim from Bernardsville to the World Trade Center and back (80 miles) at the Bernardsville Community Pool on Sunday, July 20, 2014. The fee to swim is $25.00. For details, please click here. Kevin Hannaford, Sr. was 32 and a broker at Cantor Fitzgerald when terrorists struck the towers on September 11, 2001. Bernardsville Community Pool 1 Collyer Lane Basking Ridge, NJ 07920 Kevin J. Hannaford, Sr. Memorial Foundation 5 Claremont Avenue Suite…Find out more »
The seventh annual Pan African Peter C. Alderman Conference will be held on July 21-24, 2014 at Mbarara University in Mbarara, Uganda. This year’s theme will be Trauma and Community Mental Health. There are no fees to attend the conference, which is open to all African health professionals working in the area of psychotrauma consequent to armed conflict. To register, please click here. The Peter C. Alderman Foundation promotes mental health by training indigenous health care workers in war-torn countries…Find out more »
The 8th annual Chris’ Chance Golf Outing in honour of Christian DeSimone will be held on Monday, July 21, 2014 at the Crystal Golf Resort in Hamburg, NJ. Registration begins at 7:30am. The shotgun start will be held at 9:00am. Lunch starts at 2:00pm. The fee to golf is $225.00 per person, which includes breakfast, banquet lunch & 2-hour beer, wine, soda during lunch, event logo golf shirt, golfer goody bag, and on-course beverages. To attend the lunch without golfing is…Find out more »
The 13th annual Kevin Williams Memorial Golf Outing will take place at Port Jefferson Country Club on Monday, July 21, 2014 at 10:30am. More details will soon be available. Port Jefferson Country Club at Harbor Hills 44 Fairway Drive Port Jefferson, NY 11777 Kevin Williams Memorial Foundation P.O. Box 1118 Shoreham, NY 11786 631-707-4102Find out more »