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 › Run/Walk
The fifth annual Mark Ellis Memorial Walk will be held on Saturday, April 25, 2015 at Farmingdale State College. The walk honors P.O. Mark Ellis of the NYPD, who was killed at the World Trade Center during the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. Registration for the walk begins at 9:00am, and the walk itself starts at 10:00am. The route of the walk includes a moment of reflection at the Farmingdale State College 9/11 Memorial. The walk begins and ends…Find out more »
The 119th running of the Boston Marathon will take place on Monday, April 20, 2015. Since the bombing of the finish line at the 2013 race, the day will always mark the murders of Krystle Campbell, Lingzi Lu and Martin Richard as well as that of MIT Police Officer Sean Collier, who was shot by the bombers during the manhunt. For details about this year’s Marathon, please click here.Find out more »
Matt’s Race will be held at 10:00am on Sunday, April 19, 2015 at Clove Lakes Park in Staten Island. A post-race party will be held at the Marine Corps League. Lt. Gordon “Matt” Ambelas, 40, had a 14-year FDNY career when he was killed in a high-rise fire on July 5, 2014. He worked with Engine 161/Ladder 81 and Engine 211/Laddeer 119. He worked during Hurricane Sandy and during the World Trade Center recovery effort. He left a wife and…Find out more »
On Saturday, April 18, 2015 at 10:00am, the Lt. John G. Bellew Memorial 5-K run will be held at the Pearl River Volunteer Firehouse in Pearl River, NY. The fee to enter is $30.00 for adults, and $15.00 for children under 12. All proceeds will go to the Lt. John G. Bellew Scholarship Fund. After the race, there will be a party with food, beverages and entertainment. To pre-register, please visit the website or call Lt. Dan Coleman at 631-804-7969 or…Find out more »
The annual PurpleStride® New York City 2015 5-K Run and Family-Friendly Walk will be held on Saturday, April 11, 2015 in Brooklyn’s famed Prospect Park.Pancreatic cancer is the fourth deadliest cancer in the US and is set to become the second deadliest by 2020. Many recovery workers from the World Trade Center have been afflicted with pancreatic cancer. The run will be timed, the walk is family-friendly and untimed. Registration opens at 7:30am; opening ceremonies will begin at 9:15am and the run and…Find out more »
The annual Keith D. McHeffey Run, scheduled for Saturday, March 7, 2015 in Rumson NJ has been cancelled. The 2016 Run is being planned. Keith D. McHeffey was 31 and working for Cantor Fitzgerald when he was murdered by terrorists on September 11, 2001. The KDM Foundation in his honor has given out scholarships, renovated a NJ park, donated a scoreboard to a local field, among other endeavors. KDM (Keith D. McHeffey) Foundation P.O. Box 528 Rumson, NJ 07760Find out more »