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 Greater Smithtown Chamber of Commerce will host their 26th golf classic on Monday, August 4, 2014 at St. George’s Golf and Country Club in Setauket. This year the honoree is the 9/11 Responders Remembered Memorial in Nesconset, where those rescue and recovery workers who have died from September 11th-related illnesses are honored. Golf, or just come for the cocktail reception and dinner. Sponsorships are also available. To learn more or to register, please call 631-979-8069. St. George’s Golf and…Find out more »
Lt. Keith Loughlin of the FDNY died of World Trade Center-related throat cancer on Thursday, July 31, 2014. He was 56. His wake will be on Monday, August 4, 2014 from 7:00pm-9:00pm at the Casey McCallum Rice South Shore Funeral Home in Great Kills.. His funeral Mass will be held on Tuesday, August 5, 2014 at 11:00am at nearby St. Clare’s Roman Catholic Church. Lt. Loughlin served in the FDNY for 26 years. His last firehouse was Ladder 109 in…Find out more »
Lt. Keith Loughlin of the FDNY died of World Trade Center-related illness on Thursday, July 31, 2014. He was 56. His funeral will be held on Tuesday, August 5, 2014 from the Casey McCallum Rice South Shore Funeral Home. Funeral Mass will be held at 11:00am at St. Clare’s Roman Catholic Church in Great Kills. Lt. Loughlin served in the FDNY for 26 years. His last firehouse was Ladder 109 in Brooklyn. He leaves, among other family, his wife, an…Find out more »