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 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 »
Deadline to apply for Kikkoman Scholarships for family members of Pentagon, Flight 77 and Flight 93 attack victims
The Kikkoman Companies are offering $1,000.00 scholarships for the 2014-2015 academic year to spouses, children and stepchildren of those killed in the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the Pentagon, American Airlines Flight 77 and United Flight 93. $1,000.00 scholarships are also offered to those seriously injured in the Pentagon that day and to their children, spouses and stepchildren. Please note that the relatives of victims of those killed or injured in the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center…Find out more »
To mark the anniversary of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, the city of Rancho Santa Margarita, California will hold an essay contest for schoolchildren. Essays will be accepted from elementary, middle and high school students until Sunday, August 10, 2014. This year’s essay theme is “What Patriotism Means to Me.” This is the second annual essay contest, which aims both to help students maintain their academic skills over the summer vacation and to teach them why it is…Find out more »
The annual Deeg Sezna Four-Ball Tournament will be held at the Whitford Country Club in Exton PA on Thursday, July 31, 2014. The entry fee to play is $100.00. To enter online, please click here. For more information, please click here. Davis “Deeg” Sezna, Jr. was 22 and working for Sandler O’Neill in Tower 2 of the World Trade Center when the terrorists struck it with Flight 175 on September 11, 2001. Whitford Country Club 600 Whitford Hills Road Exton, PA 19341Find out more »
The first Brooke’s Cooks event will be held on Thursday, July 31, 2014 at 11:00am at the St. Nick’s Alliance in Williamsburg. The Brooke Jackman Foundation started the Brooke’s Cooks program to promote literacy, learning and healthy living among NYC-area, at-risk children and their families through readings, nutritional workshops and cooking demonstrations. Approximately 30 families with children aged 5 to 12 will participate in the first event. After discussions about healthy, seasonal eating, children will make and enjoy a salad with…Find out more »
For the sixth year, there will be a prayer service at the Brooklyn Wall of Remembrance on Friday, August 1, 2014 at 6:00pm, followed by first pitch at 6:30pm with a 7:00pm game time. MCU Park 1904 Surf Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11224 Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation 2361 Hylan Blvd. Staten Island, NY 10306 718-987-1931Find out more »