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

Michael Michelini 5-K Race to fight blood cancers

October 19 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Islip Town Hall

On Sunday, October 19, 2014 at 1:00pm, come run to defeat blood cancers, which are the most common cancers suffered from by recovery workers who worked at the World Trade Center. The run will begin at Islip Town Hall, at the corner of South Bay Avenue and Montauk Highway. Runners will proceed to Islip Town Beach, then back to the Islip Town Hall area. The course is straight and flat. Adults pay $30.00 by pre-registration or $40.00 on the day…

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September 2014

Funeral for Lt. Howard Bischoff (ret.)

September 27 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
St. Aloysius Church,
935 Bennetts Mills Rd., Jackson, NJ United States

The funeral for retired FDNY Lt. Howard Bischoff will take place on Saturday, September 27, 2014 at 11:00am at St. Aloysius Church in Jackson, NJ. Lt. Bischoff died on Monday from World Trade Center-related colon cancer. His last firehouse was Ladder 149. St. Aloysius Church 935 Bennetts Mills Rd. Jackson, NJ 08527

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Funeral for FF Daniel Heglund (ret.)

September 26 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Centerport Fire Department,
9 Park Circle, Centerport, NY United States

FF Daniel Heglund was born on September 23, 1955. He died of World Trade Center-related esophageal cancer on Monday, September 22, 2014. Two other FDNY members died of site-related cancers that same day. HisĀ funeral will take place on Friday, September 26, 2014 at 11:00am at the Centerport Fire Department. FF Heglund will be buried at Northport Rural Cemetery. Centerport Fire Department 9 Park Circle Centerport, NY 11721

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Funeral for FF Robert Leaver (ret.)

September 26 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
St. Francis of Assisi,
128 Parrott Road, Nyack, NY United States

Firefighter Robert Leaver (ret.) died on September 22, 2014 of site-related leukemia. His funeral will be held on Friday, September 26, 2014 at 10:00am at St. Francis of Assisi Church in Nyack. St. Francis of Assisi 128 Parrott Road Nyack, NY

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Wake for FF Daniel Heglund (ret.)

September 25 @ 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Branch Funeral Home ,
551 Route 25A, Miller Place, NY United States

FF Daniel Heglund was born on September 23, 1955. He died of World Trade Center-related esophageal cancer on Monday, September 22, 2014. Two other FDNY members died of site-related cancers that same day. His wake will be held on Thursday, September 25, 2014, from 2:00pm to 4:00pm and from 7:00pm to 9:00pm at the Branch Funeral Home in Miller Place, NY. The funeral will take place on Friday, September 26, 2014 at 11:00am at the Centerport Fire Department. FF Heglund…

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Wake for FF Robert Leaver (ret.)

September 25 @ 2:00 pm - September 26 @ 9:00 pm
Joseph W. Sorce Funeral Home,
728 West Nyack Road, West Nyack, NY United States

Retired FDNY Firefighter Robert Leaver (E-202) died on September 22, 2014 of site-related leukemia. His wake will take place at the Joseph W. Sorce Funeral Home in West Nyack on Thursday, September 25, 2014 from 2:00pm to 4:00pm & from 7:00pm to 9:00pm. His funeral will be held on Friday, September 26, 2014 at 10:00am at St. Francis of Assisi Church in Nyack. Joseph W. Sorce Funeral Home 728 West Nyack Road West Nyack, NY 10994 St. Francis of Assisi…

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