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 help the Children of Promise Stable raise funds to complete the Firefighter Tommy Foley indoor corral during their annual fundraiser at Casa Mia Manor House in Blauvelt, from 6:00pm to 10:00pm on Thursday, November 21, 2013 to benefit the Children of Promise Stable. Firefighter Thomas J. Foley was killed in the line of duty at the World Trade Center. He was a resident of West Nyack. The Children of Promise Stable, Inc. (COPS) is a Nanuet nonprofit tax-exempt corporation that…Find out more »
An evening of designer handbag bingo will be held on Thursday, November 21, 2013 at the Elks Lodge in Morrisville to raise money for maintenance to the Garden of Reflection 9/11 Memorial. The Garden of Reflection is Pennsylvania’s official memorial to those murdered in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. Doors will open at 6:00pm and bingo begins at 7:00pm. This will be a cash-only event. Tickets are $30.00 in advance or $35.00 at the door, which includes 10…Find out more »
On Thursday, November 21, 2013, from 11:00am to 3:00pm, the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation and Kars4Kids will give away at least 2,000 coats to children affected by Hurricane Sandy at the Tunnel to Towers Relief Center on Staten Island. There will be a variety of coat colors and sizes from youth small up to youth extra large so that all the children who come will get a new coat in their desired color in a size that fits.…Find out more »
There will be a bone marrow drive for Owen Hogan at Friends of Firefighters every weekday this week. Dates and times — Wednesday, November 20, 2013, 8:00am-7:00pm; Thursday, November 21, 2013, 9:00am-7:00pm and Friday, November 22, 2013, 800am-5:00pm. 2-year-old Owen Hogan, son of FDNY firefighter Tim Hogan of Engine 216, has aplastic anemia, a bone marrow disorder in which bone marrow stops producing blood cells. Owen has stopped responding to treatments. The next step is a bone marrow transplant, but…Find out more »
Tuesday’s Children invites you to an open house and light refreshments at the new Resiliency Center of Newtown on Thursday, November 21, 2013, from 5:00pm to 8:00pm. The Resiliency Center of Newtown is a locally founded organization formed as a result of the tragic shooting in the Sandy Hook Elementary School on December 14, 2012 to provide long-term support and healing assistance to those impacted by the events of that terrible day. The Resiliency Center of Newtown opened its doors…Find out more »
A discussion called Helping Children Cope with Stressful Life Events will be held on Wednesday, November 20, 2013 at 6:00pm at the Resiliency Center of Newtown. The presenter will be Deborah Rivlin of the Children’s Room in Boston. This interactive event will give parents ideas and tools to help their children cope with loss and stress. The Resiliency Center of Newtown is a project of Tuesday’s Children and was set up to help those affected by the elementary school shooting in Newtown, CT…Find out more »