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 tenth annual Shawn M. Nassaney Memorial Golf Tournament will be held at the Swansea Country Club in Swansea, MA on Saturday, June 20, 2015. The golf tournament starts at 1:00pm and will be played in scramble format. A steak dinner & dessert will follow the day’s golf. All proceeds will benefit the Shawn M. Nassaney Memorial Foundation. Shawn M, Nassaney and his girlfriend Lynn Goodchild were headed for vacation aboard United Airlines Flight 175 when it was hijacked in…Find out more »
The 18th annual Jay Gallagher Memorial Tournament will be played on Friday, June 20 and Saturday, June 21, 2015 at St. Paul’s in Garden City, NY. The tournament memorializes Jay Gallagher, Andrew Palmeri, Mollie Biggane, Ryan Kohart and David Leistman. Ryan Kohart and David Leistman were murdered in the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center of September 11, 2001. Ryan, 26, was a graduate of Garden City High School and a four-year letterman at North Carolina University. Ryan was…Find out more »
Zacarias Toro, Jr., a criminal investigator for the United States Marshal Service, died of World Trade Center-related cancer on Sunday, June 14, 2015. He received the United States Marshals Service Purple Heart Award the week before his death. The funeral service will take place on Friday, June 19, 2015 at 11:00am at the Redeeming Love Christian Center in Nanuet. Mr. Toro will be buried at Mt. Repose Cemetery in Haverstraw, NY. Redeeming Love Christian Center 145 West Route 59 Nanuet,…Find out more »
Former CIA Deputy Director Michael Morell had a 33-year career in counterterrorism. He was with President George W. Bush when the World Trade Center was attacked and with President Obama when bin Laden was killed. He will discuss current threats to national security and his new book, The Great War of Our Time: An Insider’s Account of the CIA vs. al Qa’ida, in Buttenwieser Hall at the 92nd Street Y on Thursday, June 18, 2015 at 8:15pm. Norah O’Donnell will…Find out more »
Stories of Hope, the annual gala for A Caring Hand, the Billy Esposito Foundation will take place on Thursday, June 18, 2015 at Three Sixty Tribeca. Cocktails will be served beginning at 6:30pm with dinner to follow at 7:30pm. This year’s honoree is Brooke Hammerling. Kim Raver will host. Ticket prices start at $300. A variety of sponsorship levels are available. To purchase tickets, please click here. Early-bird tickets are available at a $200.00 discount until May 22, 2015. To…Find out more »
The Metro NY Chapter of C.O.P.S. (Concerns of Police Survivors) will host their second annual Hope Starts under the Stars gala on Thursday, June 18, 2015 from 6:30pm to 11:00pm at the Chateau Briand in Carle Place, NY. Honorees this year will be the families of NYPD Police Officers Dennis Guerra, Michael Williams, Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos and MTA Bridges and Tunnels Officer Thomas Choi, all of whom died in the line of duty in 2014. Dress is black tie…Find out more »