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
NYPD Officer Kenneth Wolf has died of World Trade Center-related cancer after a decade-long fight. His funeral Mass will take place on Thursday, April 21, 2016, at 9:30am at St. Elizabeth’s Roman Catholic Church in Melville, NY. Officer Wolf will be buried in St. Charles Cemetery in Farmingdale. St. Elizabeth’s Roman Catholic Church 175 Wolf Hill Road Melville, NY 11747 631-271-4455 St. Charles Cemetery 2015 Wellwood Avenue Farmingdale, NYFind out more »
NYPD Officer Kenneth Wolf has died of World Trade Center-related cancer after a decade-long fight. His wake will be held on Wednesday, April 20, 2016, from 2:00pm – 4:00pm and from 7:00pm – 9:00pm at Commack Abbey. His funeral Mass will take place on Thursday, April 21, 2016, at 9:30am at St. Elizabeth’s Roman Catholic Church in Melville, NY. Officer Wolf will be buried in St. Charles Cemetery in Farmingdale. Commack Abbey 96 Commack Road Commack, NY 11725 631-499-4422 St.…Find out more »
The Lustgarten Foundation‘s Westchester Pancreatic Cancer Research Walk will take place on Sunday, April 17, 2016 at Rye Playland Park. The pre-registration fee is $50.00; Walk-in registration fee on the day is $60.00. 100% of the funds raised go to pancreatic cancer research. To register to walk, please click here. Registration begins at 8:00am. The walk starts at 9:30am. Pancreatic cancer is particularly hard to diagnose early. Many recovery workers from the Trade Center have been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer.…Find out more »
Support the American Lung Association, honor those who climbed and descended the stairs on September 11, 2001 and raise funds to fight lung cancer by climbing the stairs at One Penn Plaza in Manhattan at 9:00am on Saturday, April 9, 2016. Lung cancer is the number-1 cancer killer in America, and it is rampant among World Trade Center survivors and recovery workers. Lung cancer kills 159,480 people a year. The Fight for Air Climb is a “vertical marathon”. Participants can…Find out more »
PurpleStride NYC will take place on Saturday, April 9, 2016 in Brooklyn’s Prospect Park. Onsite registration will be held at 8:00am, the opening ceremony at 9:15am, and the Run begins at 10:00am. PurpleStride New York City supports the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network in their fight against pancreatic cancer, a devastating illness that many recovery workers are coping with. Fees are as follows. Pancreatic cancer survivors run free. Timed adults pay $30.00 in advance and $35.00 on the day. Timed youths (ages…Find out more »
Watch the NY Nets and support the families of FDNY firefighters who have died of World Trade Center illnesses since the terrorist attacks. On Sunday April 3, 2016 at 1:00pm, watch the Nets play the New Orleans Pelicans at the Barclay Center for a good cause. Tickets cost $90.00; with all proceeds going to the families of the many firefighters who have died from their recovery work at the World Trade Center site via the Firefighter Christopher Santora Educational Scholarship…Find out more »