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 Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation is hosting a bone marrow drive for Owen Hogan, FF Jimmy Martinez, and everyone who needs a bone marrow transplant on Saturday, December 14, 2013, from 9:00am-4:00pm at the Tunnel to Towers Hurricane Relief Center on Staten Island. 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…Find out more »
The annual Billy Minardi Classic will be played this year on Saturday, December 14, 2013 at the KFC Yum! Center in Louisville. The game will be Louisville vs. Western Kentucky. William “Billy” Minardi was 46 and working for Cantor Fitzgerald when he was murdered by terrorists on September 11, 2001. You may purchase tickets by visiting Ticketmaster online, calling 800-745-3000 or by visiting any Ticketmaster Ticket Center. Convenience fees are applied with Ticketmaster orders. More information can be obtained by…Find out more »
The twelfth annual Lorisa Taylor Memorial Scholarship Fundraiser Dinner Dance will be held on Saturday, December 14, 2013. For tickets and details, please call Geneva Dunbar at 718-813-8444. Lorisa Taylor was 31 and working for Marsh & McLennan in Tower 1 of the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. Grand Prospect Hall 263 Prospect Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11215Find out more »
The Jeffrey Coombs Memorial Foundation will host its annual holiday party for the families of military personnel who have been or are deployed in 2013 and families of wounded and fallen service members on Monday, December 16, 2013 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, MA. Among the events scheduled are a visit from Santa, entertainment, clowns, face painting, surprise guests, video games, crafts, teen and parent activities, and gifts. A dinner buffet is also included. All free…Find out more »
On Saturday, December 21, 2013 at 7:30pm, Glen Burtnik’s X-mas Xtravaganza will be held at the Springer Concert Hall at the College of Staten Island. This is the concert’s first time in Staten Island. Originating in New Jersey, each year since the 1980s, this Christmas concert has presented a different line-up of musical acts in the tri-state area. Past participants include Patty Smyth, Phoebe Snow, Marshall Crenshaw, Billy J. Kramer, Fred Schneider, Jill Sobule, Idina Menzel, Jeffrey Gaines, Steve Augeri, Dan…Find out more »
On Sunday, December 23, 2013 at 1:00pm, the NY Jets invites the NYPD and FDNY to watch them play the San Diego Chargers at a discount. Tickets to seats in the 300-level end zone will sell for $55.00 (regular price is $95.00-$105.00). To buy tickets, please click here and use the code ”nyjets12″. For more information, please call Brian Aiello at 973-549-4883 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Met Life Stadium 1 Met Life Stadium Drive East Rutherford, NJFind out more »