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 »
New York State would like to ensure you preserve your right to workers’ compensation if you participated in the rescue, recovery and clean-up of the World Trade Center through September 12, 2002. File a WTC-12 form with the New York State Workers’ Compensation Board by 9/11/14. This preserves your right to future benefits, should you ever need them. Most people are eligible. You should file a WTC-12 form whether you were injured or not and whether you were employed or volunteered.…Find out more »
CrossFit Jersey City will host a workout fundraiser for the family of slain Jersey City Police Officer Melvin Santiago on Saturday, August 16, 2014 at Liberty State Park’s North Field, next to the September 11th Memorial. The fundraising goal is $10,000. So far, CrossFit NJ has raised 82% of this goal. Officer Melvin Vincent Santiago was 23 years old and new to the JC Police Department when he was gunned down on July 13, 2014. Participants need to register onsite at 7:30am on Saturday…Find out more »
The NYPD will play the FDNY on Saturday, August 16, 2014, at 6:00pm at MCU Park in Coney Island. To purchase tickets, please click here or call 917-225-7872. General admission tickets cost $10.00. Tickets purchased before August 14, 2014 will be mailed to the buyer. After August 14, tickets will be held for pick-up at the MCU Park will-call window. Brooklyn Cyclones MCU Park 1904 Surf Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11224Find out more »
A fundraiser for the Taunton, Massachusetts 9/11 ceremony will be held on Saturday, August 16, 2014 at 6:00pm at John Shea Court in Taunton. The fundraiser is open to the public and will feature raffle baskets, food, music, a 50/50 drawing and speeches from family members of victims of the attack, including the family of local victim Peter Gay. John Shea Court 21 Hodges Ave. Taunton, MAFind out more »