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 › Wounded warrior
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 »
The Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation will dedicate the “smart” house of Sgt. Michael Nicholson, USMC on Thursday, January 9, 2014, at 10:00am in Tampa, Florida. Sgt. Nicholson was wounded in Afghanistan on July 6, 2011. He lost both legs and his left arm and suffered a traumatic brain injury. General public parking will be available at Skyview Park, 6203 Martindale Avenue, Tampa. A shuttle will transport attendees to the ceremony. Please do not drive to the house. Stephen…Find out more »
The 31st annual Battle of the Bravest Boxing night will be held on Saturday, November 22, 2013 at 7:00pm at Madison Square Garden. Please arrive early for security purposes. As always, funds raised from this year’s FDNY vs. NYPD event will benefit worthy causes. The FDNY is building an adapted house for USMC Corporal Kevin Vaughn, who lost one leg and the use of the other while serving in Afghanistan. The NYPD will donate to the Atlas Cops & Kids…Find out more »