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 »
From 24 to 31 August 2014, rugby teams from more than 15 countries will come together in Sydney to honor Mark Bingham, one of the heroes of United Flight 93 during the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. The Bingham Cup is played in even years. Bingham Cup Sydney 2014 week will commence on Sunday 24 August 2014 and will feature a line-up of stellar events to ensure players, spectators and locals have the tournament of a lifetime. The tournament will…Find out more »
The annual Bikers for Bini event will take place on Sunday, August 24, 2014, from 1:00pm to 6:00pm at the Staten Island Mall. Planned for the family-friendly day are: a motorcycle ride, live music, vendors, a classic car show, and monster trucks. For more information, please call 718-412-1851 or visit the FF Carl V. Bini website. Staten Island Mall 2655 Richmond Avenue Staten Island, NY 10314Find out more »
The wake for Sgt. Patrick P. Murphy, 51, of the NYPD Emergency Services Unit, who died of 9/11 illness on August 20, 2014, will be held on Sunday, August 24, 2014 between 2:00pm and 4:00pm at the Casey Funeral Home in Staten Island. The funeral will take place on Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 11:00am at St. Clare’s Roman Catholic Church. Casey Funeral Home 350 Slosson Avenue Staten Island, NY 10314 718-447-4242 St. Clare’s RC Church 110 Nelson Avenue Staten…Find out more »