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 › Run/Walk
The Fallbrook Firefighters’ Association will hold a 3-mile hike up Monserate Mountain in honor of the 343 FDNY firefighters who were murdered in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 on Saturday, September 13, 2014. Each walker will carry a photo of one of the 343. Monserate Mountain is roughly the same height as the towers of the World Trade Center. The fee to hike is $25.00 for those who register before July 31, 2014; $35.00 for those who register…Find out more »
Hold the Door for Others will host its second annual Hold the Door 5-K run/walk fundraiser on Saturday, September 13, 2014 in Rockland Lake State Park. Registration will begin at 9:00am, with the run/walk at 10:00am. There will be staggered starting times for runners, walkers and families. Hold the Door for Others honors Ron Fazio, who gave his life holding the door at Aon atop Tower 2 of the World Trade Center, allowing his colleagues to escape. Annually in the…Find out more »
The sixth annual Friends of Peter Alderman Walk will be held on Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 11:00am beginning in the lower parking lot of Scarsdale Village Hall. The walk will continue for 1.4 miles to Fox Meadow Elementary School, where, after the Walk, a BBQ lunch will be served and there will be carnival booths, field games, face painting and more. Walkers may either collect sponsors or pay $50.00 to walk. Children under the age of 10 walk, eat…Find out more »
The third annual two-mile Remember Me Run will take place at St. Michael’s Cemetery in Queens on Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 3:00pm. The run will be followed by a Memorial Service for the rescue and recovery workers who have died due to their work following the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center. The fee to participate is $25.00 for adults. Children aged ten and under run free. Proceeds will benefit the FF Christopher Santora Scholarship Fund, VISIONS/Services for…Find out more »
The 14th annual Jeff Coombs Memorial Road Race, Walk and Family Day will take place at 9:00am on Sunday, September 14, 2014 at the Woodsdale School in Abington, MA. This year’s race will be dedicated to Sgt. Danny Vasselian, USMC, who was killed in action in Afghanistan on December 23, 2013. The day will include the 5-K Walk/Run, kids’ activities, raffles, prizes, a DJ, clowns and free food. Attendees this year are asked to bring a non-perishable food donation for the Food…Find out more »
The 13th annual Captain Gerald F. DeConto, USN, Scholarship Fund 5-K Run and Walk will begin at 9:00am on Sunday, September 21, 2014 at Russell’s Corner in Sandwich, MA. Captain Gerald F. DeConto, USN was killed in the September 11th terrorist attack on the Pentagon. He was 44. His large family set up a scholarship fund to honor him and the legacy he left behind which is one of service to his country, leadership, friendship and love of life and family.…Find out more »