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
The third annual Bowling for a Cure for Prostate Cancer will be held on Friday, April 18, 2014 at 7:00pm at the AMF Wantagh Lanes. Prostate cancer has recently been added to the list of WTC-related health conditions covered by the World Trade Center Health Program. Prostate cancer is extremely common among recovery workers who worked at the site after the terrorist attacks. A $15.00 donation will provide 2 hours of bowling and shoes. There will also be raffle prizes. All proceeds of the…Find out more »
A free patient education workshop for people living with blood cancers and their families will be given by the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society on Saturday, April 12, 2014 from 9:15am to 2:00pm in Manhattan. At this forum, participants can learn answers to commonly-asked questions about blood cancers and ask oncology and hematology experts questions of their own. Speakers will include experts in T-cell (CTCL, PTCL), Burkitt & mantle cell lymphoma, Large B-cell lymphoma, Hodgkin lymphoma, follicular lymphoma, multiple myeloma, mucosa-associated…Find out more »
As part of Staten Island’s Bill Welsh “Run/Walk/Crawl” 5-K Run, there will be a children’s Run to VICTOR-Y quarter-mile run in honor of Vic Navarra on Saturday, April 12, 2014 at 9:00am in Clove Lakes Park. The Run to VICTOR-Y is free to all children 10 and under. All participants will receive a Vic Navarra medal. Vic Navarra was a lieutenant in the FDNY who worked the recovery effort after the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center. He died…Find out more »
Join the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network for a run in Prospect Park on Saturday, April 12, 2014 to raise funds for pancreatic cancer research. Pancreatic cancer was recently added to the list of WTC-related cancers and is rising among rescue and recovery workers at the World Trade Center. The run begins at 10:00am. Registreation starts at 7:30am. Online registration is open until Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 11:59pm Eastern standard time. Full details are available here. http://www.kintera.org/faf/home/ccp.asp?ievent=1089443&ccp=646636 Prospect Park –…Find out more »
Detective John Marshall of the NYPD died on Sunday, April 6, 2014 of World Trade Center-related thyroid cancer. He worked with Brooklyn South Narcotics and the 70th Precinct during his NYPD career. The funeral Mass for Det. Marshall will be at St. Ephrem’s Church in Brooklyn on Friday, April 11, 2014 at 9:30am. Burial will take place in Greenwood Cemetery. St. Ephrem’s Church 929 Bay Ridge Parkway (at Ft. Hamilton Parkway) Brooklyn, NY 718-833-1010 Greenwood Cemetery & Mausoleums 500 25th…Find out more »
Detective John Marshall of the NYPD died on Sunday, April 6, 2014 of World Trade Center-related thyroid cancer. He worked with Brooklyn South Narcotics and the 70th Precinct during his NYPD career. The wake for Det. Marshall will be held on Thursday, April 10, 2014, 2:00pm to 4:00pm & 7:00pm to 9:00pm at McLaughlin Funeral Home in Brooklyn. The funeral Mass will be at St. Ephrem’s Church in Brooklyn on Friday, April 11, 2014 at 9:30am. Burial will take place…Find out more »