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.
Support the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society on Saturday, August 29, 2015 by Shopping for a Cause at Macy’s. Blood cancers are one of the most common cancers among World Trade Center recovery workers, so you can shop to help those sickened by the debris from the terrorist attacks. Macy’s is partnering with The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society by offering 30% off to shoppers who purchase a $5.00 shopping pass for Saturday, August 29, 2015. Plus, you’ll get a chance to win…Find out more »
Registration for Westchester County’s 9/11: Serve + Remember project is now open. Early registration is strongly suggested. The projects will take place on Friday, September 11, 2015, from 2:00pm to 6:00pm at the Westchester County Center in honor of those killed in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. Register online at www.volunteernewyork.org/service for volunteer opportunities from Friday, September 11, 2015 through Sunday, September 13, 2015 in Westchester and Rockland Counties. Many of the volunteer opportunities are family-friendly and all of…Find out more »
Please note that an important deadline for 9/11 first responders who have been diagnosed with prostate cancer is approaching. Men who worked at the site of the World Trade Center, the Fresh Kills landfill, the morgue, or aboard any of the transport vehicles and who were diagnosed with prostate cancer between September 11, 2005 and September 11, 2013, must register their claims with the Victim Compensation Fund before Wednesday, October 14, 2015. The WTC Health Program has linked 62 cancers to toxins found in the rubble…Find out more »
A list of 343 tribute stairclimbs nationwide can be found here.Find out more »
Stanley Yeager’s 9/11-inspired sculpture From the Ashes will be on display at Art Upstairs Gallery of the Mayo Performing Arts Center through mid-September. Art Upstairs Gallery Mayo Performing Arts Center 100 South Street Morristown, NJ 07960Find out more »
This year’s Bikers for Bini will be held at the Staten Island Mall from 11:00am to 6:00pm on Sunday, August 30, 2015. There will be live music, a classic car show, monster trucks and the motorcycle ride. The event is family-friendly. More details can be found by calling 718-412-1851. FF Carl Vincent Bini was an experienced firefighter with Rescue 5 in Staten Island when he gave his life in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. The Carl V. Bini…Find out more »