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 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 »
The second annual OMG Cancer Summit will be held on Saturday, September 28, 2013, at 9:00am at NY Law School. For details and to register, please click here. New York Law School 185 West Broadway New York, NYFind out more »
The 16th International Thyroid Cancer Survivors’ Conference will be held from Friday, September 27, 2013 to Sunday, September 29, 2013 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The event is sponsored by ThyCa: Thyroid Cancer Survivors’ Association, Inc. Details are available here.Find out more »