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 Michael J. Armstrong Memorial Foundation will host Posse’s Fall Gathering on Saturday, November 23, 2013 at 8:00pm at the Park Avenue Tavern. The night of fun and remembrance will include a top-shelf open bar, hors d’oeuvres, a silent auction and a raffle. Details will be available soon. All proceeds benefit the Michael J. Armstrong Memorial Foundation, which helps young people with scholarships, tutoring and in other ways. Since its inception in 2002, The Michael J. Armstrong Memorial Foundation has…Find out more »
The 12th annual Marc S. Zeplin concert will be held on Saturday, November 23, 2013 at Le Poisson Rouge. Doors open at 8:00pm with the show beginning at 9:00pm. Music will be provided by the Gilfords, and Cold Spring Harbor – Billy Joel Tribute featuring great songs of Billy Joel and the 1980s. Proceeds will continue the foundation’s support of Memorial Sloan-Kettering’s Pediatric Care Unit. Special price tickets are $30.00 until October 14. Prices will rise as follows - $35.00 October 15,…Find out more »
Those who would like to attend the commissioning of the USS Somerset need to submit name, address and phone number to Janet Vatavuk at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 814-467-5137 by Saturday, November 23, 2013. The Navy will then send an invitation to those who have made an RSVP. After receiving a Naval invitation, attendees will need to RSVP to the Navy to receive a ticket. Tickets are free. Without a ticket, no one will have access to the dock or to the commissioning ceremony. Tickets are required for…Find out more »
The 31st annual Battle of the Bravest Boxing night will be held on Saturday, November 22, 2013 at 7:00pm at Madison Square Garden. Please arrive early for security purposes. As always, funds raised from this year’s FDNY vs. NYPD event will benefit worthy causes. The FDNY is building an adapted house for USMC Corporal Kevin Vaughn, who lost one leg and the use of the other while serving in Afghanistan. The NYPD will donate to the Atlas Cops & Kids…Find out more »
There will be a bone marrow drive for Owen Hogan at Friends of Firefighters on Friday, November 22, 2013, from 800am-5:00pm. 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 is a bone marrow transplant, but first, a bone marrow match must be identified. Read Owen’s full story here. For anyone between 18-55…Find out more »
Please help the Children of Promise Stable raise funds to complete the Firefighter Tommy Foley indoor corral during their annual fundraiser at Casa Mia Manor House in Blauvelt, from 6:00pm to 10:00pm on Thursday, November 21, 2013 to benefit the Children of Promise Stable. Firefighter Thomas J. Foley was killed in the line of duty at the World Trade Center. He was a resident of West Nyack. The Children of Promise Stable, Inc. (COPS) is a Nanuet nonprofit tax-exempt corporation that…Find out more »