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
A blood drive will be held on Monday, January 12, 2015 from 9:30am to 3:30pm at Staten Island Borough Hall. No appointment is needed to donate much-needed blood. Staten Island Borough Hall Conference Room 125 10 Richmond Terrace Staten Island, NY 10301Find out more »
Firefighters from Putnam County are holding a blood drive to replenish blood that is gravely needed during the holiday season. The drive takes place on Friday, December 26, 2014 from 2:00pm to 8:00pm at Daniel O’Brien VFW Hall in Carmel, NY. For more information, 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 »
The PO Thomas Gorman Memorial Blood Drive will take place during the month of December at the Somerset Medical Center in New Jersey. The drive honors Port Authority Police Officer Thomas Gorman, who was killed in the line of duty during the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. PO Gorman was a regular blood donor who made his final blood donation blood on September 10, 2001. Because his birthday was in December, Somerset Medical Center and his mother, Theresa, hold…Find out more »
Huntington Community First Aid Squad is hosting their annual blood drive and pasta dinner on Sunday, November 30, 2014 from noon to 6:00pm. Anyone donating blood that day will get a free pasta dinner courtesy of local restaurants and sponsors. If you are unable to give blood, anyone aged 5 and up may join in for a $5.00 donation. Huntington Community First Aid Squad 2 Railroad Street Huntington Station, NY 11746Find out more »
FDNY Lt. Jon Sezak is currently a patient at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, being treated for a World Trade Center-related blood disorder. His illness requires regular blood and platelet transfusions. In order for Lt. Sezak to receive them, all designated blood donations must be made in the Blood Donor Room at Memorial Sloan Kettering, which is open Friday through Monday from 8:30am to 3:00pm and on Tuesday through Thursday from 8:30am to 7:00pm. The Blood Donor Room is located…Find out more »
The second annual Harvest Dinner to benefit Be the Hero for a Hero will take place on Saturday, November 8, 2014 at the Warwick Valley Country Club. Be the Hero for a Hero was founded to find a bone marrow match for Firefighter Roy Chelsen, who suffered from site-related multiple myeloma, from which he died in January 2011. Now his widow continues to raise awareness for the need for bone marrow and stem cell transplants with the foundation. Details about…Find out more »