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.
Upcoming Events › event in honour of a September 11th victim
A ceremony will be held on Thursday, June 30, 2016 at 12:00pm to rename FDNY High School in Brooklyn the Captain Vernon A. Richard High School for Public Safety. The ceremony will take approximately one hour in the school’s auditorium. Captain Vernon A. Richard was 53 and a 24-year FDNY veteran when he was killed responding with Ladder 7 to the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center. A devoted family man and talented athlete, Captain Richard will also be…Find out more »
The 13th annual Eddie Open Golf Tournament will be held on Friday, July 1, 2016. Please save the date. Details will be on the With Eddie’s Help website.Find out more »
The annual G.R.A.C.E. Tribute 5-K Run in Glen Rock, NJ will be held this year on Monday, July 4, 2016. At 8:30am, the 2-K Junior Run will be held, with the 5-K Tribute Run beginning at 9:00am. G.R.A.C.E. (Glen Rock Assistance Council & Endowment) was established shortly after the terrorist attacks of 9/11 to assist family members of those murdered in the attacks. G.R.A.C.E. also built the September 11th Memorial in Veterans’ Park. The fee to run either race is $25.00 plus a…Find out more »
The fifteenth annual Chief Jerry Barbara Night at the Staten Island Yankees will be held on Saturday, July 9, 2016 at the Richmond County Bank Ballpark. The game will begin at 7:00pm, but the evening begins with a pre-game fireboat show and a 6:00pm dance performance by the Next Step Dance Studio. Remain after the game for fireworks. Also after the game, kids 12 and under can run the bases. A fee of $17.00 includes a ticket to the game,…Find out more »
The 10th annual Chris’ Chance Golf Outing in memory of Christian DeSimone will be held on Friday, July 15, 2016 at the Wild Turkey Golf Course in Hamburg, NJ. Registration begins at 7:30am, the shotgun start is at 9:00am and the banquet lunch, raffles, auction and prizes begin at 2:00pm. A lunch menu and full details are available here. The fee to golf is $235.00 per golfer or $940.00 per foursome, which includes breakfast, lunch & 2-hour beer and soda during…Find out more »
Join the 11th annual Kevin J. Hannaford, Sr. Swim Challenge and swim “to the World Trade Center and back” at the Bernardsville Municipal Pool on Sunday, July 17, 2016 from 9:00am to 4:00pm. Multiple lanes will be open from 9:00am to noon. Swimmers of all ages and abilities are welcome. Swimmers will combine their times to “swim the distance” between Bernardsville and the World Trade Center, roughly 80 miles. For every 20 laps swum, swimmers earn one ticket for a…Find out more »