Family Of Fallen FDNY Deputy Chief Michael Fahy Pays It ForwardThe Tunnel to Towers Foundation was going to pay off the mortgage on FDNY Deputy Chief Michael Fahy's home, but the fallen hero's widow refused the offer, instead directing the money elsewhere.
NYC's Annual Tunnel To Towers 5K Run Honors 9/11 HeroParticipants can expect a heightened security presence, with officers at various checkpoints. Book bags will not be allowed and police will regularly inspect trash cans in the area.
Heroic Steps Of Firefighter Stephen Siller To Be Traced During Tunnel To Towers RunThe 15th annual Tunnel to Towers run and walk will be held on Sunday. It's a tribute to firefighter Stephen Siller who was killed on 9/11.
Bombings, Record Registration Mean Heightened Security For ‘Tunnel To Towers’ RunOn Tuesday, organizers of the Tunnel to Towers 5K run confirmed the Seaside Semper Five Marine Corps. charity runners will take part in their upcoming race this weekend.
Celebs, Lawmakers Team Up With Tunnel To Towers In #EnlistMe Campaign For Injured VetsThere's a new social media campaign sweeping the nation, #EnlistMe. It's goal is to help catastrophically injured service members get their independence back by building smart homes.
Woody, Jets Help Wounded Veteran Get High-Tech Smart HomeAmong the special guests on hand was Jets owner Woody Johnson, whose $1 million donation last July enabled Tunnel to Towers to build two homes for veterans who have suffered devastating injuries.
Tunnel To Towers Meets Goal To Pay Off Mortgages Of Slain NYPD OfficersThe foundation raised more than $800,000 needed to fully pay off the mortgages of NYPD Officers Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos, who were shot and killed in the line of duty on Dec. 20 in Brooklyn.
Family Of Slain Officer Ramos Thanks NYPD At Memorial SiteOfficer Ramos' uncle thanked the officers one-by-one and more than a dozen other family members carried roses to the memorial site; lighting candles and shedding tears.
‘Stephen Siller Tunnel To Towers Run’ Builds A Legacy Out Of America’s Darkest DayThe 13th annual 'Stephen Siller Tunnel To Towers Run' will be held on Sunday. The event started as a grass-roots remembrance and fundraiser named for the FDNY firefighter.
Mobile 9/11 Exhibit Highlights Heroism Amid TerrorThe mobile exhibit was build on an expandable 53-foot trailer that houses over a 1,000 feet of museum space.
Stories From Main Street: Tunnel To Towers 9/11 Charity Shifts To Hurricane ReliefMost people probably know the Stephen Siller Tunnel To Towers Foundation for its 9/11-related charities, but superstorm Sandy has them extending their efforts.
Tunnel To Towers Run To Cause Tube Closures At Brooklyn-Battery Tunnel Late Saturday Through Sunday The Brooklyn Battery Tunnel will be affected by closures from 11 p.m. on Saturday until 3 p.m. on Sunday.