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.
On Friday, October 24, 2014 at 7:00pm a fundraiser will be held for FDNY Lieutenant Tom Bohn, who was severely injured in a motorcycle accident on Medal Day 2014. Lt. Bohn was hospitalized for several months for his injuries and will require extensive rehabilitation. The fundraiser will be held at The Main Event in Farmingdale. An admission fee of $30.00 at the door includes a full buffet dinner. There will also be a 50/50, raffles, etc. All proceeds will go…Find out more »
As part of Remembrance Week, a tribute to the 270 people and 35 Syracuse University students murdered in the terrorist bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 on December 21, 1988, there will be a film screening of the documentary film, We Were Quiet Once, a documentary produced by former Remembrance Scholar Laura Beachy. The film tells the story of the effect of the terrorist attack on United Flight 93 on the small town of Shanksville, Pennsylvania, where the plane went down. Before the screening,…Find out more »
Detective Louis Fernandez of the NYPD’s elite ESU unit died of World Trade Center-related cancer of October 16, 2014. He was 46. His funeral will take place on Wednesday, October 23, 2014 at 10:45am at Holy Name of Mary Church in Valley Stream, NY. Holy Name of Mary Church 55 East Jamaica Avenue Valley Stream, NYFind out more »
Webinar – Soothe the Fear of a Traumatized Brain: How a New Intervention is Changing Trauma Treatment
Presented by the National Institute for the Clinical Application of Behavioural Medicine, one of a series of new webinars on trauma will be held on Wednesday, October 22, 2014, at 5:00pm EST. The guest will be Sebern Fisher, author of Neurofeedback in the Treatment of Developmental Trauma. Other guests are leading trauma experts Peter Levene, Bessel van der Kolk, Stephen Porges, Pat Ogden and Daniel Siegel. To listen live for free, please click here. To hear and keep all the recordings…Find out more »
One member from each FDNY firehouse is expected at the Captain Tim Stackpole Retreat, sponsored by the FDNY Holy Name Society, which runs from Tuesday, October 21, 2014, at 7:00pm to Thursday, October 23, 2014, 12:00 noon. Members are welcome to come for the entire event, or for any part of it. Contact chaplains Father Chris Keenan and Msgr. John Delendeck at 718-739-1229 or FF Glenn Barile (L-84, ret.) 718-967-1671 or at email@example.com to learn more. After a floor collapse…Find out more »
A meeting will be held on Tuesday, October 21, 2014 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm in Hollidaysburg to help determine the best route for the northern leg of the September 11th National Memorial Trail. Local residents, business leaders, elected officials, and anyone with historical or cultural knowledge of the area are welcome to attend. The 300-mile segment of the September 11th National Memorial Trail will extend from the Delaware River to the Flight 93 Memorial and then to the Great Allegheny…Find out more »