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 › Support our troops
From Wednesday, March 19, 2014 to Saturday, April 5, 2014, five FDNY firefighters from Engine 9/Ladder 6 will ride their bicycles 1,400 miles in 18 days from the former World Trade Center to the Pentagon Memorial in Arlington, VA to the National Navy SEAL Museum in Florida. They are bringing the Museum a piece of steel from the World Trade Center, and riding to honor the military in general and Navy SEALs in particular for all their sacrifices. As the…Find out more »
On Thursday, March 6, 2014, the FDNY Bravest Boxing Team will take on the Garda [Police] Boxing Team from Dublin, Ireland to benefit Building Homes for Heroes. There will be 12 bouts of amateur boxing at NYC’s Webster Hall, starting at 7:00pm. Doors open at 6:00pm. The Bravest Boxing team donates the proceeds from their events to Building Homes for Heroes, which builds handicap-accessible homes for severely injured veterans returning home from Iraq and Afghanistan. General admission is $25.00; ringside seats…Find out more »
Construction on Sgt. (ret.) Ben Tomlinson’s “smart home” will begin at 1:00pm on Tuesday, February 25, 2014 with a groundbreaking ceremony. Sgt. Tomlinson of the United States Marine Corps was injured in Afghanistan both in 2009 and 2010. The latter injury left him paralyzed from the chest down. The “Building for America’s Bravest” program, a joint project of the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation and Gary Sinese Foundation, is building him a “smart” home so that he can manage…Find out more »
The Wounded Warrior Amputee Football Team will host a flag football game on Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 6:00pm at the Richard J. Codey Arena in West Orange, NJ. Players will include rescue and recovery workers from the World Trade Center recovery operation, NFL players and amputees from the Wounded Warrior team. The Wounded Warrior Amputee Football Team intends the game to raise awareness and support for military personnel who lost a limb while serving in Iraq or Afghanistan, and…Find out more »
The 9th annual James D. McNaughton Benefit will be held on Saturday, January 25, 2014 from 1:00pm–8:00pm at Mulcahy’s Pub in Wantagh. There will be food, drink specials, live music from several bands, including the Nerds, and a special appearance from comedian Dave Attell. Admission is $20.00. The proceeds from the event will be donated to several deserving charities – the James McNaughton Foundation, the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation, 9-1-1 Veterans, the Northport Veterans Affairs Medical Center and the…Find out more »
Remembrance Wreaths at Arlington National Cemetery will be removed on Saturday, January 25, 2014. There is no rain or snow date. Please remember that it is just as important to remove the wreaths as it is to place them. The Arlington National Cemetery Welcome Center Parking Lot will open at 7:00am and there will be free parking until 1:00pm. Please use Metro if possible. Pedestrian gates will open at 8:00am. Please plan on staying at least until 12:00 noon if…Find out more »