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 will play the NYPD in Gaelic football at 7:00pm on Friday, June 17, 2016 in Gaelic Park to benefit the Thomas Elsasser Fund, which helps the families of active firefighters who die outside of the line of duty. Tickets cost $10.00 if purchased in advance, $15.00 at the gate. Advance tickets may be purchased via Paypal at the NYPD Gaelic Football site or from FF Sean White at 917-846-3619; FF Andrew Donoghue at 917-923-4178 or FF Kevin Donovan at…Find out more »
There will be a FDNY Fire Family Transport Foundation BBQ from 4:00pm to 9:00pm on Friday, June 17, 2016 at Tamaqua Marina in Gerritsen Beach, Brooklyn to benefit the Hope for the Warriors Foundation. A donation of $40.00 includes music from DJ Mouse, food and drink, all for a great cause. To learn more, please call Richie Whalen at 718-640-5081 or Bob Fraumeni at 347-992-3739. Tamaqua Marina 84 Ebony Court Brooklyn, NYFind out more »
New York State Trooper Michael Boburka died on June 9, 2016, at age 50. A K-9 handler for much of his career, he spent a month at the World Trade Center after the terrorist attacks. His funeral service will be held on Friday, June 17, 2016 at 10:00am at the Wm. R. Chase & Son Funeral Home in Port Dickinson, NY. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Mended Little Hearts Charity, 788 Brotzman Road, Binghamton, NY 13901. Wm. R.…Find out more »
Robert E. Lenney, Sr., 34-year veteran of the FDNY Marine Division, piloted the John J. Harvey for 16 years, then took the John J. Harvey back into action following the terrorist attacks at the World Trade Center Bob died on June 12, 2016, at the age of 80. The funeral Mass for Bob will take place at St. Aidan’s Church, Williston Park, NY on Friday, June 17, 2016 at 10:00am. Interment to follow at Holy Rood Cemetery, Westbury, NY. St.…Find out more »
Ice Theatre of New York Ensemble will present Hommage, a piece paying tribute to those murdered in the Paris terrorist attacks of November 13, 2015 and to all those touched by terrorism, on Thursday, June 16, 2016 at 7:00pm at the Sky Rink at Chelsea Piers. Tickets are available here. Ticket prices begin at $25.00. Hommage is choreographed by Florentine Houdinière. After the performance, there will be a Master Edge Class demonstration by the company and a skating party open to…Find out more »
A Caring Hand’s Stories of Hope Gala will be held beginning at 6:30pm on Thursday, June 16, 2016 at Three-Sixty in Tribeca. This year, A Caring Hand will honor Randolph K. Adler, Jr. and Howard and Edie Lutnick of the Cantor Fitzgerald Relief Fund. Ticket prices start at $500.00. A range of sponsorships is available. To purchase tickets, please click here. The mission of A Caring Hand, The Billy Esposito Foundation, is to meet bereaved children and families wherever they are in…Find out more »