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Stephen Siller Tunnel To Towers Foundation

FILE -- A Home Depot store (credit: Getty Images)

Home Depot Donates $1 Million To Foundation That Gives Homes To Veterans

Frank Siller, who heads the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation, said the “smart homes” are going to veterans who have suffered catastrophic wounds.

08/21/2014

Injured soldiers and Marines visit the 9/11 memorial on July 4, 2014. (credit: Ginny Kosola/WCBS 880)

Injured Veterans Honor Bravery Of Others At 9/11 Memorial

A modern-day “Band of Brothers,” nine soldiers and Marines who survived catastrophic injuries from fighting in Iraq and Afghanistan, spent part of their Independence Day remembering the bravery of others.

07/04/2014

The groundbreaking for a new "smart home" for Sgt. Bryan Dilberian (center), who lost both his legs and an arm in Afghanistan. (credit: The Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation/Facebook)

Injured Veteran To Get New ‘Smart Home’ On Staten Island

A groundbreaking ceremony was held Tuesday for a new home for Sgt. Bryan Dilberian, who lost both his legs and an arm on July 1, 2011, from an improvised explosive device that also killed his best friend.

07/01/2014

The fork Mayor de Blasio used to eat pizza is memorialized at Goodfellas Pizzeria on Staten Island. The fork is up for auction to benefit the Stephen Siller Tunnel To Towers Foundation. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Fork It Over For Charity: De Blasio’s Pizza Fork Up For Auction

It was at Goodfellas Pizzeria on Staten Island last month when the new mayor went to work on three slices of pizza with a knife and fork.

02/06/2014

Devastated by Sandy's wrath, the Chen family of Midland Beach on Staten Island now have a new home, thanks to some very good people. (Photo: CBS 2)

Tunnel To Towers Foundation Spearheads Restoration Of Home Destroyed By Sandy

Life after Hurricane Sandy has delivered a much deserved gift to a Staten Island family. Volunteers pitched in to help restore their house, left devastated by the storm.

08/01/2013

Home furnishings donated by Ikea on Hylan Boulevard on Staten Island - June 11, 2013 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

Ikea Donates Home Furnishings To Still-Suffering NYC Sandy Victims

On Tuesday, the Swedish furniture retailer announced it will be donating home furnishings – including hundreds of beds, mattresses, dining room sets, and sofas – to those who lost “the basic furniture that helps to make a house a home.”

06/11/2013

Volunteers work to repair a home on Staten Island damaged by Superstorm Sandy - June 7, 2013 (credit: Monica Miller / WCBS 880)

Dozens Come Out In Rain To Help Sandy Victims On Staten Island

As Andrea pounded wind and rain on a block in Oakwood Beach, dozens of volunteers were inside a home on Adelaide Avenue gutted by Sandy.

06/07/2013

The Stephen Siller Tunnel To Towers Foundation hosts a brunch for Sandy victims (credit: Tunnel to Towers Foundation)

Siller Foundation Now Doing Mold Remediation Six Months After Sandy

Hurricane relief wasn’t the original goal for a foundation founded in the wake of 9/11. But just as things changed on 9/11, life shifted gears once again last October for Frank Siller, chairman of the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation.

04/29/2013

Brendan Marrocco (credit: CBS 2)

S.I. Soldier ‘Excited For The Future’ After Double-Arm Transplant

A soldier who lost all four limbs in an Iraq roadside bombing has two new arms following a double transplant at Johns Hopkins Hospital.

01/29/2013

Stephen Siller Tunnel To Towers Foundation Sandy Relief Tent (credit: Tunnel To Towers)

Stories From Main Street: Tunnel To Towers 9/11 Charity Shifts To Hurricane Relief

Most people probably know the Stephen Siller Tunnel To Towers Foundation for its 9/11-related charities, but superstorm Sandy has them extending their efforts.

12/10/2012

Sandy Relief Poster (credit: faithchurchct.com)

Conn. Church Partners With Stephen Siller Foundation To Provide Temporary Housing For Sandy Victims

The Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation will install 25 to 30 completely furnished mobile homes on the 40-acre church property.

11/21/2012

Jack Kielczynski

Retired Cop From Chicago Suburbs Arrives With Truckload For Sandy Victims

A special donation for Superstorm Sandy victims is coming, thanks to good-hearted people a third of the way across the country.

11/21/2012

Staten Island Damage

Volunteers Step Up To Help Devastated Residents Of Staten Island

Getting food, water and clothing to those struck by Sandy in Staten Island was the top priority Saturday. The damage in some areas were beyond belief.

11/03/2012

Staten Island (Credit: Isabella Franceschi)

Staten Islanders Help Each Other Recover From Sandy; Relief Fund Set Up For Residents Of The Borough

Hundreds of thousands of dollars poured into the Stephen Siller Tunnel To Towers Foundation in the first hour after the relief effort was announced.

11/02/2012

Marines starting Tunnel To Towers Run in Red Hook, Brooklyn on Sept. 30, 2012 (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

WATCH: Tens Of Thousands Honor 9/11 First Responders In Annual Tunnel To Towers Run

Siller ran through the Brooklyn-Battery Tunnel in all his gear because bridges and tunnels were shut down to vehicles in the hours and days following the terror attacks.

09/30/2012

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