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 2016 Law Enforcement Memorial Service will be held at 6:00pm on Friday, May 6, 2016 outside the Orange County Courthouse. The ceremony will last about an hour and will be followed by a reception in the Courthouse lobby. The names of two local police officers – Crawford Sgt. Eric Meier and NYPD Officer Ronald Becker — will be added to the Orange County memorial. The service will also honor 28 members of the local law enforcement community who died…Find out more »
The Detective Joe Lemm Memorial Basketball Game will be held at 7:00pm on Friday, May 6, 2016 at St. John’s Carnesecca Arena to honor Det. Lemm, raise funds for his family and to show appreciation for the NYPD. Lemm’s daughter Brooke will perform the national anthem. Detective Joseph Lemm was a decorated 15-year NYPD veteran. He spent the last five years of his career working on the Bronx Warrants Squad. His fellow cops gave him the nickname “Superman”. His career included 427…Find out more »
Yankees Law Enforcement Appreciation Night to Benefit National Law Enforcement Officers’ Memorial Fund
The New York Yankees annual Law Enforcement Appreciation Night will be held on Friday, May 6, 2016. The game – Yankees vs. the Boston Red Sox — starts at 7:05pm. The game will benefit the National Law Enforcement Officers’ Memorial Fund and honor law enforcement, correction, and public safety officers from the tri-state area. Discounted ticket packages include – Sections 205-209: $45.00 includes $15.00 donation to NLEOMF; Section 131: $75.00 includes $25.00 donation to NLEOMF; Sections 215-217: $110.00 includes $32.50…Find out more »
The third annual Mark Lee Memorial 5-K Run and 1-Mile Walk, American Cancer Fund fundraiser for Jersey City Fire Captain Mark Lee, who died of World Trade Center-related cancer, will be held at 8:00am on Saturday, May 7, 2016 at Liberty State Park. The fee to participate is $30.00. For details, please click here or call 908-431-9800. Liberty State Park 1 Audrey Zapp Drive Jersey City, NJ 07305Find out more »
The 28th annual Police Week Candlelight Vigil for fallen officers will be held on Friday, May 13, 2016 at 8:00pm on the National Mall between 4th and 7th Streets. If you cannot attend, you can watch the Vigil live by clicking here. National Mall between 4th and 7th Streets Washington, D.C.Find out more »
The Brooke Jackman Foundation’s 11th annual Race for Literacy will be held on Saturday, May 14, 2016 at Theodore Roosevelt Elementary School in Oyster Bay, New York. This is a family event, with fun activities for all ages. Entry fees for the 5-K Run/Walk are as follows: $20.00 for those adults who register by May 13, 2016; $25.00 for adults registering on the day of the Race; $10.00 for students under age 18. The 1/4-mile Kids’ Fun Run for Future Olympians (8 and under)…Find out more »