Events

September 8 – 2nd annual 9/11 vigil: standing together 10 years later

 
 

Our Diversity is Our Strength: Standing Together 10 Years After 9/11

September 8, 2011 7-9 pm At the corner of Church and Park Place in Lower Manhattan

Join New York Neighbors for American Values to gather in remembrance and reflection of the tenth anniversary of 9/11.

Performers include: Music by The Raskol Khan Poetry by Tahani Salah

Speakers: Andre DeShields- acclaimed star who performed on Broadway on Sept. 12, 2001 Bhairavi Desai- New York Taxi Workers Alliance Lea Geronimo- Beyond Ground Zero Network Donna Lieberman- New York Civil Liberties Union Debbie Almontaser- Muslim Consultative Network

Danny Chen – Civic Center Residents Coalition

We welcome New Yorkers and visitors of all backgrounds who want to reflect on the tenth anniversary of 9/11 in a way that celebrates the diversity and vibrancy of New York. New York Neighbors for American Values is a coalition of organizations and individuals that works to promote the constitutional and American values of diversity, equality and freedom of religion.