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 annual Amy King 5-K Run/Walk will be held on Saturday, November 29, 2014 at 11:00am at the Lakewood Community Center in Lakewood, NY. The free Amy King of the Hill Race, for children aged 3-10, will begin at 11:30am. (Distances for the children’s race will be determined by age.) Please come in costume if you would like to! To register in advance, please click here. Race day late registration will be held from 9:00am to 10:30am at the Lakewood…Find out more »
Huntington Community First Aid Squad is hosting their annual blood drive and pasta dinner on Sunday, November 30, 2014 from noon to 6:00pm. Anyone donating blood that day will get a free pasta dinner courtesy of local restaurants and sponsors. If you are unable to give blood, anyone aged 5 and up may join in for a $5.00 donation. Huntington Community First Aid Squad 2 Railroad Street Huntington Station, NY 11746Find out more »
The Kevin Williams Memorial Foundation will present their annual Holiday Angels Benefit on Tuesday, December 2, 2014 from 7:00pm to 10:00pm at Phil’s Restaurant in Wading River. Admission, as always, is a new, unwrapped toy. Enjoy appetizers and a free drink with the Kevin Williams Memorial Foundation. Toys will be distributed to local needy families. If you’d like to grant a child’s wish this Christmas but cannot attend the benefit, please email the foundation at firstname.lastname@example.org. Kevin Williams, 24, was…Find out more »
The Kenneth F. Tietjen Memorial Foundation will hold a “dine & donate” fundraiser at Houlihan’s in Holmdel, NJ on Wednesday, December 3, 2014 from 4:00pm to 9:00pm. All attendees must present a flyer, which can be found here. Then order from the menu, and a portion of your bill will be donated to the Kenneth F. Tietjen Memorial Foundation. Please note that no coupons or discounts will apply and no early bird menu is available. RSVP to Jeannie@kentietjen.org by Monday,…Find out more »
New York’s Bravest will face the Team Royal Bank of Canada at Chelsea Piers on Thursday, December 4, 2014. Doors open at 6:30pm and the game begins at 7:00pm. After the game at 8:15pm, please join the players on the Sunset Terrace for a reception. All proceeds will benefit Hope for the Warriors, an organization dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for post-9/11 service members and their families. Tickets are available by making a donation at this link. More…Find out more »
There will be a comedy night by Laughter Saves Lives for the benefit of the New York Says Thank You Foundation on Thursday, December 4, 2014 at the Broadway Comedy Club in Manhattan. Doors will open at 7:00pm and the laughter starts at 7:30pm. Advance tickets cost $35.00 and may be purchased here. Tickets at the door are $40.00. Laughter Saves Lives helps nonprofits raise money through comedy shows. Its founder is a retired FDNY fireman who started the project to…Find out more »