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.
Please save the date — Saturday, March 7, 2015, from 7:00pm to 11:00pm — to attend the Kenneth F. Tietjen Memorial Foundation’s fundraiser. The event will be held at the Jacques Reception Center in Middletown, NJ. Details will be coming soon. Jacques Reception Center 500 Palmer Avenue Middletown, NJ Kenneth F. Tietjen Memorial Foundation P.O. Box 77 Belford, NJ 07718Find out more »
The annual Keith D. McHeffey Run, scheduled for Saturday, March 7, 2015 in Rumson NJ has been cancelled. The 2016 Run is being planned. Keith D. McHeffey was 31 and working for Cantor Fitzgerald when he was murdered by terrorists on September 11, 2001. The KDM Foundation in his honor has given out scholarships, renovated a NJ park, donated a scoreboard to a local field, among other endeavors. KDM (Keith D. McHeffey) Foundation P.O. Box 528 Rumson, NJ 07760Find out more »
Retired NYPD Detective Joseph E. Redican died on Monday, March 2, 2015. He was 60. He is a survivor of the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center and evacuated many people to safety that day. He also worked at the site during the recovery effort. His Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, March 7, 2015 at 10:45am at St. Frances de Chantal R.C. Church in Wantagh. Private cremation will follow the funeral. St. Frances de Chantal…Find out more »
This year’s FF John G. Chipura Blood Drive will be held on Saturday, March 7, 2015, from 9:00am to 3:00pm at Our Lady Help of Christians Gymnasium on Staten Island. For details, please see the John G. Chipura Foundation website. John Chipura, a retired Marine, former NYPD officer and survivor of the Beirut Marine base terrorist attack, was killed in the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center while working for FDNY’s Engine 219. He was 39. Our Lady Help…Find out more »
The 38th annual NYPD/FDNY 5-Mile Run will be held on Saturday, March 7, 2015. Registration begins at 7:30am and the race begins at 9:00am. Registration takes place at PS 171 at 19 East 103rd Street between Madison and Fifth Avenues. The cost to run is $30.00. The course starts on East Park Drive at East 102nd Street, goes north on Park Drive, and west onto 102nd Street. The finish line is on East 99th Street. For more information and to register,…Find out more »
The Ethical Culture Society of Westchester will screen the documentary In Our Son’s Name on Friday, March 6, 2015 at 7:30pm at their center in White Plains. In Our Son’s Name tells the story of the Rodríguez family. Orlando and Phyllis Rodríguez lost their son Greg in the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center. After Greg’s murder, they promote peace and nonviolence. There will be a discussion with Phyllis and Orlando Rodríguez after the screening. Everyone is welcome. Tickets…Find out more »