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.
In commemoration of the tenth anniversary of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, hundreds of people tied white “Remember to Love” ribbons to the St. Paul’s Chapel fence in Lower Manhattan. The ribbons were inscribed with personal messages – to victims of the attacks or simply with hopes of a peaceful future. Trinity Church (the church St. Paul’s is affiliated with) donated these ribbons to artist Muriel Stockdale, who is organizing a similar project this summer. Learn more and…Find out more »
The Association for Defending Victims of Terrorism (ADVT) will hold a commemoration ceremony on Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at 10:00am. Survivors of terrorist attacks, family members of victims and representatives of human rights organizations will gather to commemorate victims of terrorism. The event will be held in Tehran, Iran at Mehr Hall, Somayeh-Hafex Intersection Somayeh Street. To learn more, please click here.Find out more »
The NYPD will play the FDNY on Saturday, August 16, 2014, at 6:00pm at MCU Park in Coney Island. To purchase tickets, please click here or call 917-225-7872. General admission tickets cost $10.00. Tickets purchased before August 14, 2014 will be mailed to the buyer. After August 14, tickets will be held for pick-up at the MCU Park will-call window. Brooklyn Cyclones MCU Park 1904 Surf Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11224Find out more »
A fundraiser for the Taunton, Massachusetts 9/11 ceremony will be held on Saturday, August 16, 2014 at 6:00pm at John Shea Court in Taunton. The fundraiser is open to the public and will feature raffle baskets, food, music, a 50/50 drawing and speeches from family members of victims of the attack, including the family of local victim Peter Gay. John Shea Court 21 Hodges Ave. Taunton, MAFind out more »
CrossFit Jersey City will host a workout fundraiser for the family of slain Jersey City Police Officer Melvin Santiago on Saturday, August 16, 2014 at Liberty State Park’s North Field, next to the September 11th Memorial. The fundraising goal is $10,000. So far, CrossFit NJ has raised 82% of this goal. Officer Melvin Vincent Santiago was 23 years old and new to the JC Police Department when he was gunned down on July 13, 2014. Participants need to register onsite at 7:30am on Saturday…Find out more »
The 11th annual FF Kevin J. Smith Memorial Golf Outing will take place on Friday, August 15, 2014 at the Willow Creek Golf & Country Club. Golfers should arrive between 11:30 and noon for lunch. Those attending the dinner are requested to arrive at 5:30pm. The fee to golf will be $205.00, which includes greens fees, cart, lunch, beverages on the course, cocktails, and dinner. To attend the dinner only will cost $70.00. Proceeds raised will go towards the FF Kevin…Find out more »