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 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 »
Former 9/11 Commission members, including former 9/11 Commission Chairman Thomas H. Kean and former Vice Chairman Lee Hamilton, will join the Bipartisan Policy Center and the Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania to host an event at 9:00am on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at Washington DC’s Newseum to release a new report on the tenth anniversary of the original 9/11 Commission Report. Registration is required. Please register here. For more information, please click here. The Schedule 9:00am–10:00am Press conference with 9/11 Commissioners 10:00am–…Find out more »
On Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at 11:00am, a plaque dedication will be held honoring the memory of Firefighter William Quick, Ladder 134, who died of World Trade Center illness on January 18, 2011, and Firefighter Walter Torres, Engine 328, who died of World Trade Center illness on December 18, 2012. The ceremony will be held at E-328/L-134. All off-duty members and their families are invited to attend. Members are requested to attend in dress uniform. E-328/L-134 16-15 Central Avenue Far…Find out more »
The second annual Stupid Cancer Ice Cream Social will be held on Saturday, July 26, 2014, from 1:00pm-4:00pm. Anyone under 40 with cancer is welcome. First stop is Van Leeuwen Artisan Ice Cream, second stop, Big Gay Ice Cream, third stop (roughly 2:30pm) Wafels & Dinges Café. Stupid Cancer will update their Facebook page as the group moves, so ice cream eaters can join them along the way. Stupid Cancer has all kinds of support for young cancer patients and…Find out more »
The 6th annual Heather Pendergast Fund Golf Outing will be held on Monday, July 28, 2014 at the Woodside Acres Country Club in Muttontown, NY. Breakfast begins at 8:30am with a 10:00am shotgun start. This year’s honoree will be Dr. Jeffrey M. Lipton of the Cohen Children’s Medical Center of New York. The fee to participate is $190.00, which includes golf, cart, breakfast, lunch and dinner with open bar. The fee to attend only the dinner is $75.00. All proceeds…Find out more »