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.
On Thursday, October 16, 2014 at 7:00pm, Friends of Firefighters will host their 7th annual Fall Gala at Pioneer Works in Brooklyn. Price of admission: Class As $75.00. General admission $100.00 ($150 after October 2, 2014). Dinner will be cooked by FDNY members. In addition to dinner, the evening will feature beer and wine, a 50/50 raffle, an auction, live music and a performance from the FDNY Emerald Society Pipes & Drums For additional information, please click here. Pioneer Works…Find out more »
The annual FF Joseph Maffeo Casino Night will be held on Friday, October 17, 2014, 7:30pm – 11:30pm at Nicotra’s Ballroom at the Hilton Garden Inn on Staten Island. Craps, blackjack, let it ride, roulette, a Texas hold ‘em tournament, a money wheel and more! Buying a ticket gets you $50.00 worth of chips. As always, all funds raised will help the Joseph Maffeo Foundation help the Staten Island University Hospital, where money from the Foundation has already rebuilt the…Find out more »
The Tim Parry Johnathan Ball Foundation for Peace will hold a free residential weekend on Friday, October 24, 2014 through Sunday, October 26, 2014 to bring together people affected by conflicts and acts of terrorism. The event is open to anyone in the UK who has been affected by conflict, political violence or terrorism – survivors, family members, members of the emergency services, etc. The entire group will be no larger than 15 people. Most of the activities will take…Find out more »
The 13th annual Hold the Door Day will be held this year on Saturday, October 25, 2014 at the DoubleTree Hotel in Fort Lee, NJ. Hold the Door Day is a free event inspired by the actions of Ron Fazio during the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. Ron held the door for his colleagues to ensure that they escaped. Ron was killed in the attacks. Hold the Door Day empowers attendees to grow through loss and adversity (whatever the…Find out more »
A fundraiser to support the Honor Elizabeth Wainio ’95 Memorial Communications Scholarship will be held on Saturday, October 25, 2014 from 2:00pm to 6:00pm at Ropewalk Tavern in Baltimore. Lizz Wainio, an alumna of Towson University, was a passenger aboard United Flight 93 during the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. She was 27. The fee to attend is $40.00, which includes open bar, hors d’oeuvres and a silent auction. Funds raised all support the Honor Elizabeth Wainio ’95 Memorial…Find out more »
The 11th annual Jack Fanning Memorial Foundation “Angels for Autism” Dinner Dance will be held on Saturday, October 25, 2014 at North Hills Country Club in Manhasset, NY. If you have not received your invitation, please click here. Cocktail hour will begin at 7:30pm with dinner and dancing beginning at 8:30pm. There will also be live and silent auctions and the famous raffle baskets. For more information, please click here or contact Maureen at Hazchief@aol.com. FDNY Battalion Chief Jack Fanning was the…Find out more »