How You Can Still Help 9/11 Victims, Family Members

Oct 29, 2015

How You Can Still Help 9/11 Victims, Family Members

These groups are still honoring victims and helping families 14 years after the attacks.

09/11/2015 01:58 pm ET

Enable Victims Of Terrorism Worldwide To Connect

Established to address the needs of children who lost parents after 9/11,Tuesday’s Children has now expanded its mission to support communities and young people affected by terror from all over the world. In addition to providing mentoring and wellness programs to 9/11 families, the organization now also brings together surviving children and young adults to support one another.

Over the summer, a group of 60 young people — which included a young woman whose father was murdered in an attack in Saudi Arabia and a woman whose guardian was killed in a bus explosion in Kenya –- partook in a weeklong conflict resolution seminar in Pennsylvania. The curriculum teaches peacebuilding and encourages positive community action.

Learn more about Tuesday’s Children and what you can do here.

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New York Jets Quarterback Mark Sanchez meets with children in support of the Tuesday’s Children charity in remembrance of the 10th anniversary of 9/11, at the Hugo Boss Columbus Circle store, in New York, Friday, Sept. 2, 2011. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes)