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 › Site illness or death
Retired FF Adolfo Otano, formerly of Engine 202, has died of World Trade Center-related illness toxins from working at the World Trade Center site in the aftermath of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. His funeral will be held on Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 10:30am at St. James Cathedral in Brooklyn. St. James Cathedral 250 Cathedral Place Brooklyn, NY 11201 718-855-6390Find out more »
Retired FF Adolfo Otano, formerly of Engine 202, has died of World Trade Center-related illness toxins from working at the World Trade Center site in the aftermath of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. Wake Tuesday, November 12, 2013 from 2:00pm to 4:00pm and from 7:00pm to 9:00pm John J. Healy Funeral Home 2005 West 6th Street Brooklyn, NY 11223 718-743-1388 Funeral Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 10:30am St. James Cathedral 250 Cathedral Place Brooklyn, NY 11201 718-855-6390Find 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 »
The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network will host a webinar on Wednesday, November 6, 2013, 11:00am-noon PT to report on progress in the fight against pancreatic cancer. Find out how the pancreatic cancer research field is growing Gain a broader understanding of how the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network’s programs support and advance research in the hope of achieving the goal to double pancreatic cancer survival by 2020. Register for this webinar.Find out more »
The 9th annual Charitable Dinner to Benefit the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society will be staged at Bocelli Ristorante in Grasmere, Staten Island on Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at 6:00pm. The $55.00 per-person tab includes a $15.00 tax-deductible donation. Checks should be made payable to the Grasmere Civic Association and mailed to 75 Leslie Ave., Staten Island, NY 10305. Please call 917-640-4950 or e-mail Frank632@verizon.net for further information. Bocelli Ristorante 1250 Hylan Blvd. #10A New York, NY 10305Find out more »
On Sunday, October 13, 2013 at Jones Beach, Field 5, the Lustgarten Foundation presents the Long Island Pancreatic Cancer Research Walk. There is a pre-registration fee of $50.00. Walk-in registration on the walk day is $60.00. Registration starts at 8:00am; the walk begins at 9:30am. To pre-register or to sponsor a walker, please click here. For more information, please click here. Questions? Please contact The Lustgarten Foundation 1111 Stewart Avenue Bethpage, NY 11714 516-803-2304 866-789-1000Find out more »