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 › Sick recovery worker
The annual Johnny Mac Foundation Wish Gala will be held at the Westbury Manor on Saturday, March 8, 2014, beginning with cocktails at 8:00pm. Dinner and dancing will follow the cocktail hour. Honorees for 2014 will be Camp Bulldog and Touro Law Disaster Relief. Ticket prices begin at $150.00 and a variety of sponsorships are available. To register or to find out more, please visit the Johnny Mac Foundation’s website. FF John MacNamara died of World Trade Center related cancer…Find out more »
The Wounded Warrior Amputee Football Team will host a flag football game on Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 6:00pm at the Richard J. Codey Arena in West Orange, NJ. Players will include rescue and recovery workers from the World Trade Center recovery operation, NFL players and amputees from the Wounded Warrior team. The Wounded Warrior Amputee Football Team intends the game to raise awareness and support for military personnel who lost a limb while serving in Iraq or Afghanistan, and…Find out more »
The first annual Be the Hero for a Hero Dinner Dance will be held on Friday, November 8, 2013 at the Warwick Valley Country Club. Cocktail hour begins at 7:00pm, followed by dinner and dancing to the music of Celtic Cross. Tickets are $100.00 each. All funds raised will support the National Marrow Registry and similar groups. Be a Hero for a Hero honors FF Roy Chelsen of the FDNY’s Engine 28 who died in 2011 of multiple myeloma, a cancer…Find out more »
On Monday, October 7, 2013 from 6:00pm to 7:30pm, in Neptune, New Jersey, Kayvon Haghighi, M.D., DDS will present a free seminar for those with thyroid cancer on the topic – Radioactive Iodine: Preventing and Solving Issues with Your Mouth. The meeting will be held at Jersey Shore University. Details are available here.Find out more »
The Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Support Group will meet from 6:00pm-7:30pm on Wednesday, October 2, 2013, and then the first Wednesday of every month at Orange Regional Medical Center’s Community Health Education Center in Wallkill. For more information, call 888-321-6762. Orange Regional Medical Center Community Health Education Center 110 Crustal Run Road Wallkill, NYFind out more »
The Hudson River Swim for Life will take place on Sunday, September 29, 2013. The event raises funds for charities in the community. Proceeds of this year’s Swim for Life will help the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS). Blood cancers are rampant among World Trade Center recovery workers and survivors. Those wishing to participate can choose from a three-mile swim, a one-mile swim or a kayaker assisting swimmers. All swimmers will be asked to raise pledges for The Leukemia &…Find out more »