Category Archives: 9/11 Community Supports Victims of Terrorism and Disaster

Simonsen Foundation brings holiday cheer to young Aquebogue student

Blue Lives Matter-NYC K9, the Simonsen Foundation, and Phil Alvarez teamed up to give a deserving little girl a Christmas shopping spree. The Simonsen Foundation honors NYPD Det. Brian Simonsen, killed in the line of duty last year. Phil is the brother of the late Detective Luis Alvarez.

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Santa couldn’t visit sick children due to COVID, so the FDNY gave him a lift — literally

When COVID-19 dangers threatened Santa’s visit to the Ronald McDonald House in NYC, the FDNY stepped in to lift Santa to the windows of the House so he could safely speak with the seriously ill children staying there, reports Ida Siegal for NBC. Video can be seen here. The children – who all have cancer […]

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France pays silent tribute to victims on fifth anniversary of Paris attacks

Covid-19 prevented a public ceremony to honor the 130 people killed and 350 wounded in coordinated terrorist attacks by Isis terrorists at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis, the Bataclan concert hall and Paris cafes five years ago today. A small ceremony is being livestreamed today, reports Paris24.com.

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    1. Remember those who have died of COVID-19

      March 4 @ 8:00 am - May 31 @ 5:00 pm
    2. Sign up to read names at FDNY 343 Memorial Club September 11th Memorial Ceremony, Summerfield, FL

      March 17 @ 8:00 am - July 1 @ 5:00 pm
    3. Arlington Historical Society 9/11 Essay Contest for Grades 8-12

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      April 29 @ 8:00 am - May 20 @ 5:00 pm
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