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9/11 Family Member Reflects on Volunteer Experience

Photo of Rose Fay on the Memorial plaza. Photo by Jin Lee. Photo of Rose Fay on the Memorial plaza. Photo by Jin Lee.

Rose Fay shares why she was compelled to volunteer at the 9/11 Memorial this summer.  Read more »

9/11 Memorial Docent Finds Healing in Volunteering

Sonia Agron, a 9/11 Memorial Museum docent, shows a visitor the virtual interactive for the Last Column in Foundation Hall. Sonia Agron, a 9/11 Memorial Museum docent, shows a visitor the virtual interactive for the Last Column in Foundation Hall.

A lifelong New York resident Sonia Agron volunteers as a 9/11 Memorial Museum docent years after volunteering as a recovery worker at ground zero after 9/11.  Read more »

Volunteer at the Memorial and Museum This Summer

A 9/11 Memorial Museum volunteer assists visitors on the plaza. (Photo: Amy Dreher) A 9/11 Memorial Museum volunteer assists visitors on the plaza. (Photo: Amy Dreher)

Students ages 16 and up can volunteer at the 9/11 Memorial Museum this summer as either a visitor services volunteer or a retail greeter.  Read more »

Museum Honors National Volunteer Week

(Photo: Amy Dreher) (Photo: Amy Dreher)

The 9/11 Memorial will honor National Volunteer Week with an information table on the Memorial plaza, live talks given by Museum docents and special activities for our volunteers.  Read more »

Make a Difference by Volunteering at the Museum

A volunteer assists a woman on the 9/11 Memorial plaza. (Photo: Amy Dreher) A volunteer assists a woman on the 9/11 Memorial plaza. (Photo: Amy Dreher)

Volunteering at the 9/11 Memorial Museum can be a meaningful experience for those who want to make a difference in somebody else’s life.  Read more »

Volunteer Combines Experience as a Librarian, Museum Docent

Candace Stuart says the opening of the museum was one of the highlights of her experience as a docent. (Photo: Amy Dreher) Candace Stuart says the opening of the museum was one of the highlights of her experience as a docent. (Photo: Amy Dreher)

Candace Stuart was a member of the first class of museum docents in January of 2014 and became a volunteer when the museum first opened in May. She continued in the program throughout the year.  Read more »

Volunteer Expresses Pride in Working at Museum

Mark Morrow, who joined the volunteer program this past June, assists museum visitors. (Photo: Deena Farrell) Mark Morrow, who joined the volunteer program this past June, assists museum visitors. (Photo: Deena Farrell)

For Mark Morrow, volunteering is a rewarding and eye-opening experience.  Read more »

Docent Highlights Compassion, Commemoration at Museum

Maria Jaffe, a participant in the 9/11 Memorial Museum's docent program, gives a tour to museum visitors. (Photo: Deena Farrell) Maria Jaffe, a participant in the 9/11 Memorial Museum's docent program, gives a tour to museum visitors. (Photo: Deena Farrell)

For 9/11 Memorial Museum docent Maria Jaffe, volunteering is her way of honoring the nearly 3,000 lives lost on 9/11.  Read more »

Students Volunteer to Clean Up Memorial Plaza

Students from Xaverian High School in Brooklyn volunteered to clean up the memorial plaza on Oct. 25. (Photo: Amy Dreher) Students from Xaverian High School in Brooklyn volunteered to clean up the memorial plaza on Oct. 25. (Photo: Amy Dreher)

Thirteen students from Xaverian High School in Brooklyn, along with two from Millennium High School in lower Manhattan, volunteered their time on Saturday morning cleaning up the 9/11 Memorial plaza.  Read more »

9/11 Eyewitness Takes Time to Volunteer at Memorial

Volunteer Angel Caballero helps visitors outside of the museum's showing of "Rebirth at Ground Zero." (Photo: 9/11 Museum Staff) Volunteer Angel Caballero helps visitors outside of the museum's showing of "Rebirth at Ground Zero." (Photo: 9/11 Museum Staff)

Angel Caballero is one of 245 people who volunteer as either visitor services hosts or museum docents. He was near the World Trade Center on 9/11 and was an eyewitness to the attacks.  Read more »