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.
Retired NYPD Detective Mark Mkwanazi died on February 16, 2017 of World Trade Center-related illness. He was 59. His wake will take place at the Hempstead Funeral Home on Wednesday, March 1, 2017 from 2:00pm to 5:00pm and from 7:00pm to 9:00pm. His funeral will be held on Thursday, March 2, 2017 at 10:30am at St. Thomas the Apostle Roman Catholic Church. Hempstead Funeral Home 89 Peninsula Blvd. Hempstead, NY 11550 516-481-7460 St. Thomas the Apostle Roman Catholic Church 24 Westminster…Find out more »
Retired NYPD Detective Mark Mkwanazi died on February 16, 2017 of World Trade Center-related illness. He was 59. His funeral will be held on Thursday, March 2, 2017 at 10:30am at St. Thomas the Apostle Roman Catholic Church in West Hempstead. St. Thomas the Apostle Roman Catholic Church 24 Westminster Road West Hempstead, NY 11552Find out more »
The fourth annual FDNY Firefighter Family Transport Foundation’s dinner fundraiser will be held on Friday, March 3, 2017 at Russo’s on the Bay in Howard Beach. Cocktails will be served at 7:00pm, with dinner to follow. Tickets for the event cost $120.00 per person. This includes dinner, music from a DJ and an open bar. Tables can be shared and seat 14 people. To order tickets (the event will sell out), please contact Timmy Mattison at 917-826-7158 or Patrick Nash…Find out more »
The annual Firefighter John G. Chipura Blood Drive will be held on Saturday, March 4, 2017 from 9:00am to 3:00pm at Our Lady Help of Christians Church in Staten Island. To learn more, please click here. Firefighter John G. “Chip” Chipura was an NYPD officer and a US Marine before he joined the FDNY. He survived the Beirut terrorist attack on Marine barracks, but was killed in the terrorist attack of September 11, 2001. Our Lady Help of Christians 7396…Find out more »
The Sean Caton Memorial Foundation Mardi Gras is back in honor of Sean's 50th birthday. Please save the date - Saturday, March 4, 2017, 7:00pm cocktails; 8:00pm dinner, at the Park Ridge Marriott. Tickets cost $150.00 per person by February 24, 2017 and can be purchased here. More details will be available soon.Find out more »
The Ace Bailey Children’s Foundation's annual Face Off for Ace will take place on Thursday, March 9, 2017 at the Royal Sonesta Hotel in Cambridge, MA. As always, the evening will include dinner, the auction, guest speakers and the Good Guy Award. Emcees this year will be Gord Kluzak, Kathryn Tappen, and Bernie Corbett. Please click here to buy individual tickets. To sponsor tables, please email email@example.com.Find out more »