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 › Toy drive/food drive/clothing drive
On Thursday, September 11, 2014 the public is invited to attend a candlelight remembrance at the FF Paul Tegtmeier Memorial in Hackett Hill Park. The ceremony will honor all those killed by terrorists on September 11, 2001, including FF Tegtmeier. Candles will be provided to participants starting at 6:30pm. The ceremony will begin at 7:00pm. For more information, please contact Stephanie at 914-475-1335. The event is also a food drive for hungry veterans. Please bring non-perishable food. The goal is to fill a fire truck with…Find out more »
From now through April 30, 2014, the Metro New York Chapter Concerns of Police Survivors (COPS) are collecting gently-worn shoes in good condition in any style and size. The shoes that we no longer want or wear are creating sustainable economic means in other countries. Recipients of these shoes are eternally appreciative and incredibly resourceful with the shoes they receive. Your gently-worn shoes have life-changing impact in them. Please share this with your friends and family. Please contact COPS at…Find out more »
The Terry Farrell Firefighters’ Fund will host their annual Holiday Party and Toy Drive on Saturday, December 7, 2013 at R. P. McMurphy’s in Wantagh. The annual toy drive for sick children is a staple of the Terry Fund. Please bring an unwrapped, new toy. Monies raised at this event will help the toy drive and the Terry Farrell Firefighters Scholarship Fund. Terry Farrell, 45, was a decorated member of the FDNY’s elite Rescue 4 when he was killed in…Find out more »
Please help the Kevin Williams Memorial Foundation make a child’s Christmas wish come true by coming to Kevin’s Holiday Angels Benefit at the Social Bar in Manhattan on Thursday, December 5, 2013, from 5:30pm to 7:00pm. Admission to the event is one new, unwrapped toy. The evening includes a free drink, appetizers, lots of good company and the opportunity to make a child smile. The collected toys will be distributed to local families in need. Want to adopt a child’s…Find out more »
Please help the Kevin Williams Memorial Foundation make a child’s Christmas wish come true by coming to Kevin’s Holiday Angels Benefit at Phil’s Restaurant & Sports Bar in Wading River on Wednesday, December 4, 2013 from 7:00pm to 10:00pm. Admission to the event is one new, unwrapped toy. The evening includes a free drink, appetizers, lots of good company and the opportunity to make a child smile. The collected toys will be distributed to local families in need. Want to…Find out more »
Where to Turn and the Secret Sandy Claus Project are helping Santa to distribute 15,000 toys to children impacted by Hurricane Sandy this Christmas. Their project spans Staten Island, Long Island and New Jersey. Families with FEMA numbers and proper ID can shop for free from December 7, 2013 to Christmas Eve, from noon to 7:00pm. at the Where to Turn Sandy Holiday Toy Store at 1547 Arthur Kill Road. A parent can choose 2 toys per child, 6 per family. Those wishing to…Find out more »