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 New York City Young Professionals of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society present Black Tie & Black Jack 2015 on Saturday, February 21, 2015, from 8:00pm to 12:00am at Gustavino’s. Lymphoma, leukemia, multiple myeloma and other blood cancers are among the most common illnesses among World Trade Center-affected rescue and recovery workers, survivors of the World Trade Center terrorist attack and residents of Lower Manhattan exposed to debris, dust and smoke after the attack. For further details about the casino…Find out more »
Comedy Night to benefit the FDNY Widows & Children’s Scholarship Fund and the Sayville Fire Department
The Long Island Association of Retired NYC Firefighters, Laughter Saves Lives and the Sayville Fire Department will provide an evening of comedy to benefit the FDNY Widows & Children’s Scholarship Fund and the Sayville Fire Department on Saturday, February 21, 2015 at the Sayville Fire Department. This show will be dedicated to FDNY Firefighter Kevin Smith of HazMat 1, who made the supreme sacrifice during the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center. Doors open at 7:30pm; show time is…Find out more »
The NJ Devils hockey team will host their first annual Law Enforcement Appreciation Night on Saturday, February 21, 2015 at the Prudential Center in Newark. Their opponent that night will be the Carolina Hurricanes.The game begins at 7:00pm. The purchase of any ticket gives a $5.00 donation to the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund. Please use the promo code “LAW” when buying tickets. Tickets are available here at three prices — $37.51 for the 200 Level; $53.77 for the 100…Find out more »
The Bipartisan Policy Center’s report on the White House Summit on Countering Violent Extremism that was to have taken place on Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at the National Press Club has been changed to Friday, February 20, 2015 at the Bipartisan Policy Center. Panelists will include Zainab Al-Suwaij, co-founder and executive director of the American Islamic Congress; Ambassador James K. Glassman, former Undersecretary of State for Public Diplomacy; Kristin Lord, president and CEO, International Research & Exchanges Board; and Farah…Find out more »
The Coptic Orthodox Diocese of New York and New England will hold a service for the 21 Coptic Christians beheaded in Libya by ISIS terrorists. The service will begin at 7:00pm on Thursday, February 19, 2015 at Archangel Michael and St. Mina Coptic Church. Cardinal Timothy Dolan will attend. Archangel Michael and St. Mina Coptic Church 4095 Amboy Road Staten Island, NYFind out more »
There will be two weeks of hearings at Guantanamo Bay in February 9-16, 2015 and February 19-23, 2015. A small number of family members of 9/11 victims will be selected to attend these hearings. For viewing remotely, the four CCTV sites (The sites are located at Fort Devens, MA; Fort Hamilton, NY; Fort Meade, MD and Joint Base Maguire/Dix/Lakehurst) will be open. Please call 855-444-1225. Judge Pohl has issued docketing order AE 334, which can be found on the Office…Find out more »