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 sixth annual Rick Thorpe Heart to Heart Gala will take place at the Ludlow Country Club at 6:00pm on Saturday, February 8, 2014. The evening’s events will include dinner, beer tastings, dancing, and raffles. Each ticket costs $50.00. All proceeds benefit Rick’s Place, Inc., a grief center for children in memory of Eric “Rick” Thorpe, who was murdered at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods in the World Trade Center in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. Tickets can be ordered…Find out more »
Lung cancer is the number-1 cancer killer in America, and of course, it is rampant among World Trade Center recovery workers. 433 people a day die from lung cancer – 159,480 deaths a year. Support the American Lung Association and raise funds to fight lung cancer by climbing 32 flights of stairs on Saturday, February 8, 2014 in New Haven, CT. The Fight for Air Climb is a “vertical marathon”. Participants can choose to race, run, or walk up 32…Find out more »
The Friends of Sean Lugano 12th annual fundraiser will take place on Friday, February 7, 2014 at the Altman Building in New York City. Tickets cost $100.00 and include cocktails and live music. Every year, the Friends of Sean Lugano donate the funds raised to charities that reflect Sean’s love of people, sports and life. Last year’s proceeds went to a school in the Rockaways that was destroyed in Hurricane Sandy. This year’s recipient will be announced at the event. Sean…Find out more »
There will be a 10-13 benefit for Isabella Rose Kirch, the baby daughter of NYPD Police Officer Christopher Kirch, on Thursday, February 6, 2014 from 7:00pm to 11:00pm at Mulcahy’s Pub & Concert Hall in Wantagh. Isabella was born prematurely with two rare conditions - Hypoplastic Right Heart Valve Syndrome and Wolf-Hirschhorn Syndrome. She is now 7 months old. She is deaf and blind, requires constant care and is soon to undergo open heart surgery. An admission fee of $60.00 includes an open bar…Find out more »
Help the FF Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation by bidding on the fork used in NYC Mayor Bill DeBlasio’s infamous “Forkgate” from Thursday, February 6, 2014 to Friday, February 21, 2014. Bid here. Funds raised help the FF Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation continue their work building smart homes for severely wounded warriors, helping Hurricane Sandy victims, and all their other charitable endeavors.Find out more »
The annual Lt. Andy Fredericks Memorial Seminar will be hosted by the Elmsford Fire Department on Saturday, February 1, 2014 at the Westchester Marriott Hotel. Registration and exhibits will open at 7:30am. The program will run from 9:00am to 1:00pm. Refreshments will be available. This year’s topic will be Intelligent Firefighting. The presenter will be Captain Bill Gustin of the Miami-Dade Fire Department. Pre-registration will cost $35.00, $40.00 at the door. To pre-register, please click here. Proceeds will be donated to…Find out more »