Events

Community Events

• Every September the Foundation hosts the “ Flags of Remembrance ” Event in memory of all those lost on 9/11 where 2,997 American flags are displayed for each person lost. Also a display of numerous items and information related to 9/11, along with 9/11 Steel Beam Display.

• In March the Foundation is represented and marches in the St. Patrick’s Day Parade.

• Every Spring the Foundation awards a scholarship for the study in Fire Science at UNC Charlotte.

• In May the Foundation hosts the Annual FF Steven Coakley Golf Tournament.

• Every Fall the Foundation hosts a Memorial Weekend in honor and memory of those lost on 9/11.

Other past Community Events include

• Sponsoring Hurricane Sandy Relief Trips to NY – ongoing support.

. Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Run – Charlotte

• The Charlotte 3v3 Soccer Academy hosted by the Foundation

• Charlotte Checkers Hockey Salute to Heroes Game with 9/11 Steel Beam Display

• Charlotte’s Labor Day Parade with FDNY member from Engine 217 as Grand Marshal

• Matthews Tennis, Swim and Golf Club – FUN-draiser Community Event