September 11 not only left permanent wounds in the hearts of those who lost their loved ones, but it also left a legacy of compassion and generosity that shows no signs of abating. “As terrible as those attacks were, it was equally amazing to see a city severed by this incident come together,” John Orecchia '04 says. “All I wanted was to be a part of that coming together.” Here are some ways to get involved:
The 10th Annual Michael De Rienzo '87 Golf Outing
August 11, Dyker Beach Golf Course, Brooklyn
Contact: Lisa De Rienzo '87, 917-847-9905
The Annual Wagner College 9/11 Memorial
September 9, 12 p.m., Trautmann Square
All alumni and friends of the College are welcome.
If you would be interested in speaking at the event, please contact Sabrina Slater, director of Co-Curricular Programs, at email@example.com or 718-420-4482. Alumni may contribute a note on the topic "What it means to me, or 9/11: 10 years later" for a bulletin board to be created in the Union Building.
The Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Run
September 25, Brooklyn to Manhattan
The World Trade Center Run to Remember
September 4, Governor's Island
The Ninth Annual Joseph Doyle '98 Scholarship Fund Football Sunday
October 9, 12 p.m., Z-2 Lounge, Tottenville, Staten Island
Contact: Thomas Dunn '99, 917-584-3962
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