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 FDNY Rumblers, a group of motorcycle-riding firefighters from South Bronx firehouses, will ride more than 3,500 miles this summer to raise funds for Hope for the Warriors®. The Rumblers include Afghanistan and Iraq war veterans, and firefighters who responded to the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center and who worked the recovery effort. They are all from Battalion 14 of the FDNY. Each rider has pledged to raise at least $2,000.00. This is their third annual fundraising ride.…Find out more »
The 11th annual Carl V. Bini Memorial Golf Outing will be held on Monday, June 22, 2015 at South Shore Golf Course in Staten Island. The fee to golf is $250.00 per person, $1,000.00 per foursome. A ticket to attend only the dinner costs $100.00. Admission to the Bini Lounge costs $100.00. All proceeds will benefit the Carl V. Bini Foundation. To register, please click here For more information, please call 718-412-1851 or visit the Carl V. Bini Foundation website.…Find out more »
The 14th annual Deputy Chief Ray Downey Forever Running Memorial 5-K Run/Walk will be held on Sunday, June 21, 2015. The 5-K run/walk will begin at 9:30am and the Kids’ Fun Run will begin at 9:00am. Online registration is available here or here. To register online requires an online fee of $2.50. Pre-registration is strongly encouraged. The registration fee for the 5-K is $20.00 for an adult; $15.00 for children (K-12) in advance. Fees on run day are $25.00 per…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 »
A Bikers for Bini Rally will be held at Killmeyer’s Old Bavaria Inn in Staten Island on Saturday, June 20, 2015 from 7:00pm to midnight. The main Bikers for Bini event will be held on Sunday, August 30, 2015. There will be live music, food, and raffles with the Bini Crew. Bands playing include Sha-Doobie, the Rolling Stones cover band; Hybrid with Cat Garlo; Outshined, a ‘90s tribute band; Highway to Hell, an AC/DC tribute band; Another Piece, the Scorpions’…Find out more »
On Saturday, June 20, 2015 at 11:00am, there will be a street renaming for First Grade Det. Rafael Ramos at Ridgewood Avenue and Shepherd Avenue in the Cypress Hills section of Brooklyn. Refreshments will be served after the ceremony. The New York City Council voted unanimously last winter to rename the street Detective Rafael Ramos Way shortly after Ramos and his partner Wen Jian Liu were shot and killed on December 20, 2014.Find out more »