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.
The ninth annual FF Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation’s Golf Fore America’s Bravest will take place this year at three golf courses on Staten Island on Veterans’ Day, Friday, November 11, 2016. Continental breakfast and registration begins at 9:11am. Golf begins at 10:30am at all courses with a shotgun start. The courses are LaTourette, R.C.C.C. and Silver Lake. Dinner for all golfers follows at the Hilton Garden Inn. Doors open for cocktails at 4:30pm, with dinner at 5:30pm. Dinner…Find out more »
The annual Veterans Day Parade will have three Grand Marshals this year -- Port Authority Acting COO Stephanie Dawson, an Army National Guard colonel who commanded troops at the World Trade Center site and served in both Kuwait and Iraq; FDNY Battalion Chief Joseph Duggan, who responded to the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 at the World Trade Center and also served with the Army Reserve in Iraq; and NYPD Detective Nelson Vergara, who worked for months with the recovery efforts…Find out more »
The 9th annual Long Island, NY Run for the Warriors race will be held on Saturday, November 12, 2016 at Babylon Town Hall in Lindenhurst. The opening ceremony will begin at 9:00am. Click here to register for the 10-K, 5-K, and 1-Mile Walk/Run, all of which are adaptive-equipment-friendly races. Babylon Town Hall 200 Sunrise Highway Lindenhurst, NY 11757Find out more »
PurpleStride NJ, a Run/Walk to support pancreatic cancer research, will take place on Saturday, November 13, 2016 in Brooklyn’s Prospect Park. Onsite registration will be held at 8:00am, the opening ceremony at 9:15am, and the Run begins at 10:00am. PurpleStride New York City supports the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network in their fight against pancreatic cancer, a devastating illness that many recovery workers are coping with. Fees are as follows. Pancreatic cancer survivors run free. Timed adults pay $30.00 in advance…Find out more »
Retired FDNY Firefighter John A. Dunn has died of World Trade Center illness. He was most recently a member of Engine 230. His wake will be held on Monday, November 14, 2016, from 2:00pm to 4:00pm and from 7:00pm to 9:00pm at the Lindenhurst Funeral Home in Lindenhurst, NY. His funeral Mass will take place on Tuesday, November 15, 2016 at 11:00am (time to be confirmed) at Our Lady of Grace R. C. Church in West Babylon. Firefighter Dunn will be buried in Breslau Cemetery in Lindenhurst,…Find out more »
Retired FDNY Firefighter John A. Dunn has died of World Trade Center illness. He was most recently a member of Engine 230. His funeral Mass will take place on Tuesday, November 15, 2016 at 11:00am (time to be confirmed) at Our Lady of Grace R. C. Church in West Babylon. Firefighter Dunn will be buried in Breslau Cemetery in Lindenhurst, NY. Our Lady of Grace 666 Alpin Avenue West Babylon, NY 11704Find out more »