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.
Past Events › Blood or bone marrow drive
FF Jimmy Martinez of the FDNY needs a stem cell transplant. His World Trade Center-related multiple myeloma has outlasted 5 rounds of chemotherapy. There will be a bone marrow donor drive for FF Martinez at Hopkins Hall of Our Lady Queen of Peace Roman Catholic Church on Staten Island on Sunday, June 8, 2014 from 8:00am to 2:00pm. Potential donors need a 5-minute visit, involving a cheek swab to see if they match someone in need of a transplant. The…Find out more »
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society will hold a blood drive and bone marrow registry on Sunday, May 4, 2014, from 8:30am to 1:30pm at Temple Sinai in Roslyn Heights. Currently many sick recovery workers from the World Trade Center site are in need of blood and/or marrow. For more information or to register, please contact Ethel Liebeskind at 516-621-6800. Temple Sinai 425 Roslyn Road Roslyn Heights, NYFind out more »
Richmond University Medical Center and Staten Island University Hospital will jointly host a blood drive at Staten Island’s Borough Hall on Wednesday, April 23, 2014 from 9:30am to 3:30pm to benefit Staten Islanders. No appointment is needed – just stop by. This winter caused many blood drives to be cancelled and there is currently a shortage of blood. For more information, please call 718-816-2136. Borough Hall, Room 122 10 Richmond Terrace (please enter on Stuyvesant Place) Staten Island, NY 10301Find out more »
Give blood in remembrance of the Boston Marathon bombing and shootout victims on Saturday, April 19, 2014 from 9:00am to 3:00pm in Watertown, MA. Transit Police Officer Richard “Dic” Donohue survived his catastrophic injury in the shootout with the Boston Marathon bombing suspects one year ago because of donated blood. Make sure that blood is always available by calling 1-800-RED-CROSS (733-2767) or visiting www.redcrossblood.org and making an appointment. Watertown High School 50 Columbia Street Watertown, MAFind out more »
The 11th annual blood drive in honor of FDNY Firefighter John Chipura will be held from 9:00am to 3:00pm on Saturday, March 1, 2014 in the gymnasium of Our Lady Help of Christians Roman Catholic Church on Staten Island. Chipura was a veteran Marine, a terrorist bombing survivor (1983 in Beirut) and an ex-NYPD officer who had been a firefighter for 2 years when he responded to the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center. He was 39. Donors should…Find out more »
There will be a fundraiser for Colin Flood at 9:00pm on Friday, January 24, 2014 at Connolly’s Corner in Maspeth Queens. Donations will be accepted at the door; drink specials will be available. Colin Flood, who is 7, has been battling leukemia for the last two years. He is the son of Kevin Flood a retired firefighter from Engine 210, who served with the FDNY during the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center. Colin was first diagnosed with a…Find out more »