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
There will be a blood drive on Saturday, August 1, 2015 from 9:00am to 2:00pm in the Child Care Room of the Rye YMCA. Please call Penny at 914-967-6363 for more details. Visit this site to register online. Blood is desperately needed. Many World Trade Center recovery workers depend on blood donations. Rye YMCA 21 Locust Avenue Rye, NY 10580Find out more »
The annual Putnam County Summer Blood Drive will be held on Friday, June 26, 2015 from 2:00pm to 8:00pm at the Daniel O’Brien VFW Hall in Carmel. Unfortunately, due to the summer holidays, the blood supply is very low and demand is high. For more details, please call Jim McGowan at 917-886-6948 or Denis Hanrahan at 845-225-3048. Daniel O’Brien VFW Hall 32 Gleneida Avenue (Rt. 52) Carmel, NYFind out more »
A bone marrow drive for FF Jimmy Martinez will take place on Sunday, June 14, 2015 from 8:00am to 2:00pm at Our Lady Queen of Peace R.C. Church in Staten Island. Martinez, who responded to the terrorist attacks of 9/11 was diagnosed in 2013 with multiple myeloma from his time at the recovery. He is a 24-year veteran of the FDNY. His family has held more than 20 bone marrow drives, which have helped other people, but no match for…Find out more »
Temple Sinai of Roslyn will host a blood drive and bone marrow registry on Sunday, May 3, 2015 from 8:30am to 1:30pm. Blood is always urgently needed. One pint of donated blood can save up to 3 lives. Bone marrow is very difficult to match. Many sick 9/11 recovery workers are in need of bone marrow. The bone marrow test is a simple cheek swab. Your results will be saved and matched (if possible) to someone who needs life-saving marrow.…Find out more »
This year’s FF John G. Chipura Blood Drive will be held on Saturday, March 7, 2015, from 9:00am to 3:00pm at Our Lady Help of Christians Gymnasium on Staten Island. For details, please see the John G. Chipura Foundation website. John Chipura, a retired Marine, former NYPD officer and survivor of the Beirut Marine base terrorist attack, was killed in the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center while working for FDNY’s Engine 219. He was 39. Our Lady Help…Find out more »