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.
As World Trade Center recovery workers know only too well, blood cancers are epidemic among those who worked the site. The Cancer Support Community will host a free webinar on Thursday, November 19, 2015 at 6:30pm. The topic is coping with relapse of acute lymphocytic leukemia (A.L.L.). The webinar will provide information on understanding a relapse of acute lymphocytic leukemia and provide tips and tools to help cope with uncertainty. There will also be an opportunity to participate in a…Find out more »
Join the Brent Woodall Children’s Foundation for a Shop for a Cause Girls’ Night Out on Thursday, November 19, 2015, from 6:00pm to 8:00pm at Elaine Turner Southlake Townsquare. Shop Elaine’s fall collection and enjoy complimentary sips and light bites while supporting a great cause. 20% of the event’s proceeds will benefit The Brent Woodall Children’s Foundation, which helps autistic children in the name of Brent Woodall, who was murdered by terrorists in the attack on the World Trade Center…Find out more »
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society invites patients, their caregivers and healthcare professionals to a seminar entitled Cancer Treatment: How to Make Informed Choices about Standard Care & Clinical Trials. The seminar will be held on Tuesday, November 17, 2015 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm at the Hilton Garden Inn Melville. The evening’s speaker will be Colleen DeGaetano, RN, MHA, OCN of the Monter Cancer Center at the North Shore LIJ Center for Advanced Medicine… Registration and dinner will be held at…Find out more »
On Tuesday, November 17, 2015 at 1:30pm, the Oklahoma City National Memorial, together with the Holocaust Remembrance & Restitution Foundation will hold a memorial service under their Survivor Tree for those murdered by terrorists in Beirut and Paris last week. All are welcome. The ceremony will be multi-religious and multi-cultural. Oklahoma City National Memorial 620 North Harvey Avenue Oklahoma City, OK 73102Find out more »
Today, a number of FDNY members who responded to the terrorist attacks of September 11,2001 and who worked the recovery effort, boarded a bus a 4:00am and rode to Randall’s Island for a day of rallying for the extension of the Zadroga Act. Many of these brave firefighters are very ill. How much longer will the September 11th community need to sacrifice like this before Congress renews the health coverage they deserve?Find out more »
The annual Stockings with Care Celebrity Bartending Night will be held on Monday, November 16, 2015 from 7:00pm to 11:00pm at Hudson Station Bar and Grill to raise money for Santa. Stockings with Care is a not-for-profit organization that provides holiday gifts for children whose families live in homeless shelters or that are in jeopardy of becoming homeless. Stockings with Care was founded by Lower Manhattan resident Rosalie Joseph, who is a casting director and by writer and producer Tom…Find out more »