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 Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation is hosting a bone marrow drive for Owen Hogan, FF Jimmy Martinez, and everyone who needs a bone marrow transplant on Saturday, December 14, 2013, from 9:00am-4:00pm at the Tunnel to Towers Hurricane Relief Center on Staten Island. 2-year-old Owen Hogan, son of FDNY firefighter Tim Hogan of Engine 216, has aplastic anemia, a bone marrow disorder in which bone marrow stops producing blood cells. Owen has stopped responding to treatments. The next step…Find out more »
Lauren Manning, survivor of the September 11th terrorist attack on the World Trade Center, will be the keynote speaker at both the University of North Alabama’s commencement ceremonies on Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 10:00am and 2:00pm. Manning, a senior vice president and partner at Cantor Fitzgerald in 2001, was entering the lobby of WTC1 as Flight 11 struck. Flaming jet fuel exploding from the elevator shafts burned more than 80% of her body. Manning is one of Cantor’s very…Find out more »
The annual Billy Minardi Classic will be played this year on Saturday, December 14, 2013 at the KFC Yum! Center in Louisville. The game will be Louisville vs. Western Kentucky. William “Billy” Minardi was 46 and working for Cantor Fitzgerald when he was murdered by terrorists on September 11, 2001. You may purchase tickets by visiting Ticketmaster online, calling 800-745-3000 or by visiting any Ticketmaster Ticket Center. Convenience fees are applied with Ticketmaster orders. More information can be obtained by…Find out more »
The twelfth annual Lorisa Taylor Memorial Scholarship Fundraiser Dinner Dance will be held on Saturday, December 14, 2013. For tickets and details, please call Geneva Dunbar at 718-813-8444. Lorisa Taylor was 31 and working for Marsh & McLennan in Tower 1 of the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. Grand Prospect Hall 263 Prospect Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11215Find out more »
The Jeffrey Coombs Memorial Foundation will host its annual holiday party for the families of military personnel who have been or are deployed in 2013 and families of wounded and fallen service members on Monday, December 16, 2013 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, MA. Among the events scheduled are a visit from Santa, entertainment, clowns, face painting, surprise guests, video games, crafts, teen and parent activities, and gifts. A dinner buffet is also included. All free…Find out more »