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.
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To mark the anniversary of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, the city of Rancho Santa Margarita, California will hold an essay contest for schoolchildren. Essays will be accepted from elementary, middle and high school students until Sunday, August 10, 2014. This year’s essay theme is “What Patriotism Means to Me.” This is the second annual essay contest, which aims both to help students maintain their academic skills over the summer vacation and to teach them why it is…Find out more »
The Martin W. Richard Charitable Foundation, which honors the 8-year-old boy murdered in the Boston Marathon bombing in 2013, is looking for runners to run the New York City Marathon with their Team MR8. Martin Richard was the youngest victim of the 2013 attack. The 102-member team named for him raised more than a million dollars for the Foundation at this year’s Boston Marathon. They have 8 entries from the New York Road Runners for the 2014 New York City…Find out more »
The Firefighter Thomas J. Foley Memorial Scholarship Fund was established in 2001 as a tribute to an American hero who made the ultimate sacrifice on September 11, 2001. The program is intended to provide a lasting legacy to the life of Firefighter Thomas J. Foley by assisting the children of fellow FDNY firefighters in meeting the expenses of post-secondary educational costs. College scholarships offered for students enrolling in an accredited two- or four-year college or university within the continental United…Find out more »
A new family room is open on the Atrium Terrace level of the Museum, providing a private place of comfort and memorialization exclusively for 9/11 family members. This room will replace the temporary family room on the 20th floor of One Liberty Plaza, which will close on June 15. Recognizing the emotional and historical significance of the One Liberty Plaza family room, steps are being taken to make certain that any items remaining in the room after June 15 are…Find out more »
The Michael C. Rothberg September 11th Memorial Scholarship honors the memory of Michael Rothberg, whose life was cut short by terrorists on September 11, 2001 at the World Trade Center. The scholarship is given by Michael’s family, his classmates from Sharon High School and his friends. In May 2014, the scholarship committee will award a $5,000 merit-based scholarship to a member of Sharon High School’s graduating class who exemplifies Michael’s academic promise, integrity, and service to community. On the morning of…Find out more »
Twelve (12) Educational Awards worth $500.00 each are available through the New York Firefighter’s Burn Center Foundation. The grants honor FF Michael V. Kiefer, who made the supreme sacrifice during the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 These grants shall be awarded for various types of schooling, be it academic, technical or a personal interest course. Submission dates are April 15, 2014 – June 15, 2014. Eligibility is restricted to members of the Uniformed Firefighting Force, from Probationary Firefighters to…Find out more »