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.
Join the Terry Farrell Firefighters Fund for the Firefighter After Party on Thursday, October 20, 2016, from 6:00pm to 10:00pm at Honky Tonk Central in Nashville. There will be prizes, a helmet raffle, Jim Beam products and more. Terry Farrell was a decorated member of the elite Rescue 4 of the FDNY who made the supreme sacrifice in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. The Terry Farrell Firefighters Fund was established in his memory to assist firefighters and families…Find out more »
On Thursday, October 20, 2016, at 6:30pm at Newnan High School, the Newnan history club will host Will Jimeno, who will discuss being a Port Authority police officer on the morning of the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. Jimeno and his colleague John McLoughlin were trapped beneath the rubble for hours. Program organizers hope to livestream the event online so other history clubs across the country can see it. The event is free to…Find out more »
Staten Island's Chipotle at 2602 Hylan Boulevard will host a fundraiser to benefit the Tunnel to Towers Foundation on Friday, October 21, 2016, from 4:00pm until 8:00pm. 50% of your purchase will be donated to the FF Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation to aid in their mission to support firefighters, police officers, EMS and military heroes. Be sure to mention the fundraiser at the register! Bring in the flyer here, or show it to the cashier on your phone, and 50% of…Find out more »
On Monday, October 24, 2016 from 2:00pm-3:30pm EST, Frankly Speaking about Cancer will present a webinar entitled Clinical Trials and Immunotherapy to aid cancer patients in finding clinical trials that might be right for them. Presenters will be Dr. Giuseppe Giaccone, MD, PhD, from the Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, and Shannon Semple, a thymus cancer survivor who joined an immunotherapy clinical trial. To register, please click here.Find out more »
The Peter C. Alderman Foundation’s annual benefit will take place at the JW Marriott Essex House New York on Monday, October 24, 2016 at 6:30pm. Ticket prices start at $550.00. To purchase tickets, and for full details about the evening, please click here. Peter C. Alderman, 25, was a world traveler who loved people. He was attending the Risk Waters conference at Windows on the World atop Tower 1 of the World Trade Center for Bloomberg LP on the morning…Find out more »
Retired NYPD Detective Gerard (Gerry) Ahearn has died of World Trade Center-related colon cancer. He worked in the DEA Intelligence Division and retired out of the 71 Squad in 2008. Det. Ahearn's wake will be held on Wednesday, October 26, 2016, from 2:00pm to 4:00pm and from 7:00pm to 9:00pm, and on Thursday, October 27, 2016 from 2:00pm to 4:00pm and from 7:00pm to 9:00pm at Moloney’s Bohemia Funeral Home in Bohemia, NY. His funeral Mass will be said on Friday, October 28, 2016 at…Find out more »