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.

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October 2014

Funeral for Detective Louis Fernandez, NYPD ESU

October 23 @ 10:45 am - 12:00 pm
Holy Name of Mary Church,
55 East Jamaica Avenue, Valley Stream, NY United States

Detective Louis Fernandez of the NYPD’s elite ESU unit died of World Trade Center-related cancer of October 16, 2014. He was 46. His funeral will take place on Wednesday, October 23, 2014 at 10:45am at Holy Name of Mary Church in Valley Stream, NY. Holy Name of Mary Church 55 East Jamaica Avenue Valley Stream, NY

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National Fallen Firefighters Foundation 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb

October 25 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Kenneth P. Lavalle Stadium,
100 Nichols Road, Stony Brook, NY United States

On Saturday, October 25, 2014 at 9:00am, the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation will host a stair climb honoring the 343 FDNY firefighters killed at the World Trade Center during the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks and the 89 FDNY members (thus far) who have been killed from 9/11 related illnesses. The event will take place at the Kenneth P. LaValle Stadium on the Stony Brook University campus. This is the first stair climb for the 343 in the NYC area.…

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November 2014

NYC Marathon fundraiser for NYPD ESU Det. Louis Fernandez

November 2 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Detective Louis Fernandez of Emergency Service Squad 6 and the Squad’s union delegate is suffering from cancer contracted through his work on the rescue and recovery from 9/11. Louis is described by his colleagues as “a personality bigger than life itself” and “the kind of guy who would drop everything and run to a friend’s aid.” He loves the NYPD and especially the Emergency Service Unit. He’s a devoted husband to a wonderful woman, and a proud father to two…

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A Night for Greg – fundraiser for FF Greg Chevalley, who has site-related lung cancer

November 6 @ 6:25 pm - 9:30 pm
Mulcahy's,
Wantagh, NY United States

At 6:30pm on Thursday, November 6, 2014, Engine 233/Ladder 176 will present A Night for Greg, a fundraiser for FF Greg Chevalley, at Mulcahy’s Pub in Wantagh. A $60.00 donation at the door will include open bar and buffet food. Music, auctions and raffles will all be available. Greg is a 16-year veteran of the FDNY and a well-respected member of Ladder 176. He has been diagnosed with a rare form of stage 4 lung cancer. Greg’s work at the…

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Harvest Dinner to Benefit Be the Hero for a Hero

November 8 @ 6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Warwick Valley Country Club,
Warwick, NY United States

The second annual Harvest Dinner to benefit Be the Hero for a Hero will take place on Saturday, November 8, 2014 at the Warwick Valley Country Club. Be the Hero for a Hero was founded to find a bone marrow match for Firefighter Roy Chelsen, who suffered from site-related multiple myeloma, from which he died in January 2011. Now his widow continues to raise awareness for the need for bone marrow and stem cell transplants with the foundation. Details about…

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