9/11 Memorial

A perfect pitch for the 9/11 Memorial

If you squint, you can make out 9/11 Memorial President Joe Daniels (left) in the jumbotron above New York Yankee Stadium in the Bronx.  Joe, who's a big Yankee fan, is standing next to Chuck Imhof, the vice president of New York sales for Delta. The airline  Read more »


 New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, who serves as the board chair of the National September 11 Memorial & Museum, delivered the following remarks on the steps of the U.S. Capitol yesterday as part of a September 11th Remembrance Ceremony:  Read more »

The 9/11 Memorial needs your help, your vote for $200,000 in crucial funding

 We’ve been getting the word out that the 9/11 Memorial has been selected as a candidate to win $200,000 through Members Project from American Express and TakePart. You’ve probably seen our e-mails about this effort, and if you’ve been taking the time to vote for us each week, thank you so very much.  Read more »

Video: A time-lapse video shows the frenetic pace of 9/11 Memorial, WTC construction

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vote now to help the 9/11 memorial receive funding

Help the 9/11 Memorial receive $200,000 in funding from American Express through the Members Project. Please vote today and spread the word - every vote counts! Learn more >>By 9/11 Memorial Staff  Read more »

Remembering 9/11 (Updated)

On this ninth anniversary of the September 11 attacks, we join together in solemn remembrance. Our hearts go out to the families and friends who should never have had to bear such tragic losses.  Read more »

CNN: New Life at World Trade Center Site

CNN provided extensive coverage of the Memorial today. Please view a news story featuring a tour of the Memorial and read an opinion piece by 9/11 Memorial President Joe Daniels on the CNN.com website by clicking here  Read more »

NASCAR racers visit 9/11 Memorial

NASCAR drivers Kasey Kahne and Denny Hamlin visited the World Trade Center site and toured the construction site of the 9/11 Memorial. Check out the above video. 9/11 Memorial President Joe Daniels led the racers on the tour. 9/11 Memorial staff  Read more »

Daily Show’s Jon Stewart MC’s National September 11 Memorial & Museum annual benefit dinner (Updated)

Mayor Michael Bloomberg, who serves as chairman of the National September 11 Memorial & Museum, hosted the charity's third annual benefit dinner last night. Jon Stewart of Comedy Central's "The Daily Show" served as the event's master of ceremonies. Bloomberg was a recent guest on Stewart's show. The dinner put a spotlight on the progress made toward the goal of opening the 9/11 Memorial on the 10th anniversary of the attacks. It also highlighted teh stories of volunteerism and compassion that was spawned from the events of Sept. 11th.  Read more »


The Members Project Vote Page has been completely redesigned and now better highlights the participating charities with large logos and bright colors. Check it out at www.takepart.com/membersproject/voteAlso, Members Project voting has launched on Facebook. The Facebook voting experience is almost identical to that on TakePart.com. You simply have to accept the application and place your vote.  Try out this great new voting experience at www.facebook.com/membersproject  Read more »