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.
An Evening with General Petraeus, the Petraeus-Hertog Lecture on Leadership, will be held at the Robert H. Smith Auditorium of the New-York Historical Society on Monday, February 8, 2016 at 6:30pm. The speaker will be retired General David Petraeus with moderator Max Boot. In an intimate conversation, General Petraeus will offer his unique insight into contemporary economic and national security issues facing the nation. The fee to attend is $44.00 for the general public, $32.00 for members of the New-York…Find out more »
The second annual NYPD With Arms Wide Open Polar Plunge will be held on Sunday, February 7, 2016, from 10:00am to 1:00pm at the Inn in Long Beach. You can join the fun and help a great cause without taking the plunge! Admission costs $20.00 for adults and $10.00 for children. Admission automatically enters attendees in a raffle and includes a buffet with a cash bar and drink specials. At 1:00pm, anyone wanting to plunge does so. With Arms Wide Open is a…Find out more »
The eighth annual Rick Thorpe Heart to Heart Gala to fund Rick’s Place will be held at the Ludlow Country Club in Ludlow, MA on Saturday, February 6, 2016 from 6:00pm to 10:30pm. The evening’s events will include dinner, music, live and silent auctions, and raffles. Rick’s place is a grief and bereavement center for children and their families built in honor of Eric “Rick” Thorpe, who was killed in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, while working in Tower…Find out more »
The 14th annual Friends of Sean Lugano fundraising party will be held at 7:00pm on Friday, February 5, 2016 at Manhattan’s Altman Building. Tickets cost $100.00 and are available at the Friends of Sean Lugano website or at the door. The evening will include cocktails, snacks and live music. Every year, Sean’s family and the Friends of Sean Lugano donate the funds raised to charities that reflect Sean’s love of people, sports and life. This year’s recipient will ALS One, a charity that…Find out more »
A lecture at the New-York Historical Society at 6:30pm on Thursday, February 4, 2016 will feature Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist David E. Sanger, who will discuss cybersecurity. Mr. Sanger is the chief Washington correspondent for The New York Times and author of Confront and Conceal: Obama’s Secret Wars and Surprising Use of American Power. Tickets cost $24.00 for members of the New-York Historical Society and $38.00 for the general public. To purchase tickets, please click here. New-York Historical Society 170 Central Park West at…Find out more »
The Carl V. Bini Memorial Fund will host its second annual Winter Bash Fundraiser from 7:00pm to midnight on Saturday, January 30, 2016 at Nicotra’s Ballroom at the Hilton Garden Inn in Staten Island. The evening’s events will include a sit-down dinner, open bar and a performance by freestyle recording artist TKA. Tickets cost $150.00 per person. To purchase tickets, please click here, or call 718-412-1851. Funds raised this year will reopen Carl’s House to serve as a resource facility for drug addicts and…Find out more »