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 › Family event
The annual Amy King 5-K Run/Walk will be held on Saturday, November 29, 2014 at 11:00am at the Lakewood Community Center in Lakewood, NY. The free Amy King of the Hill Race, for children aged 3-10, will begin at 11:30am. (Distances for the children’s race will be determined by age.) Please come in costume if you would like to! To register in advance, please click here. Race day late registration will be held from 9:00am to 10:30am at the Lakewood…Find out more »
Wethersfield, CT has a 40-year-old tradition of lighting luminaria on Christmas Eve. Again this year, the Richard M. Keane Foundation is selling luminaria kits to make it easy to participate in this beautiful tradition. Each kit contains the special bag, a 14-hour candle and instructions. Kits cost $1.50 apiece. All funds raised will support the Keane Foundation 9/11 Memorial Sports Center, which honors Richard “Dick” Keane, who was killed in the terrorist attack of September 11, 2001 while working for…Find out more »
The Brent Woodall Foundation for Exceptional Children will host an open house at their offices on Thursday, November 13, 2014, from 5:00pm to 8:00pm. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org so that the Foundation can be prepared. Learn about the family programs and services offered, meet the staff and enjoy light refreshments. There are door prizes too! The Brent Woodall Foundation for Exceptional Children honors Brent Woodall, who was killed at the age of 31 while working at Keefe, Bruyette and Woods on…Find out more »
On the second anniversary of Hurricane Sandy, Wednesday, October 29, 2014, Staten Island Long-Term Recovery Organization will host several remembrance events. At 4:00pm, there will be a Resiliency Walk on the Boardwalk at Sand Avenue and Father Capodanno Boulevard by Dolphins, followed by a community supper at the picnic area at Lincoln and Midland Avenues. A Service of Remembrance will be held at the same picnic area at 6:30pm. After the service, at 7:45pm, a candlelight vigil will take place there…Find out more »
This year’s Red Bandanna Run will take place on Saturday, October 25, 2014 on the campus of Boston College. The Red Bandanna Run honors Welles Remy Crowther, who has earned the nickname “the man in the red bandanna”. He was 24 and a broker from Sandler O’Neill & Partners who wore a red bandanna over his mouth as he saved lives during the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 at the World Trade Center. Welles was a graduate of Boston…Find out more »
Support the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and have a day of fun for the whole family at Baldwin Park on Saturday, October 25, 2014. The day begins with the half-mile kids fun run at 9:00am. The fee to run is $10.00. The 5-K run/walk for adults begins at 9:30am with a $20.00 fee to participate. Funds raised support the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, which helps find a cure for the blood cancers so many survivors and recovery workers are now battling.…Find out more »