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Frequently Asked Questions
How can I volunteer for this Candlelight Vigil?
What are the different donation levels?
Where will my donation go?
Is there a Facebook page for the 9/11 Candlelight Vigil Committee?
Who can I contact if I have questions or comments?
Is there a way to submit a booster for someone lost on 9/11?
How many more years of Vigils will be held?
How can I share the news about this year's Vigil with my friends?
What time should we arrive for the Vigil?
Is there a charge to attend the Vigil?
Can we take pictures on the day of the event?



  How can I volunteer for this Candlelight Vigil?

We are looking for volunteers to help with several areas of preparation for this Vigil. If you would like to partner with us and give a little bit of your time, we would look forward to having you join our team as a volunteer. Please visit our Volunteer Page and complete the information on that page. One of us will be sure to get in touch with you within a few days.  There are also flyers you can download on the home page. 

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  What are the different donation levels?

You can donate as little as $5.00 or as much as you or your organization feel comfortable giving.   There are severl Donation Levels outlined for those who which to reserve advertising space on our home page, sub pages of our web site or to send in a booster in memory of a loved one on our Booster page.   We appreciate your donations and will be sure to let you know exactly how the donations have been used.  Please visit our Donations Page and complete the information on that page.   You are able to pay securely through Paypal and will receive an email receipt from paypal.  Please keep that email for your records as this is a tax-deductible donation.  If you require a manual receipt, please let us know and we would be happy to send one to your home address.









  Where will my donation go?

All donations go towards the Plaque (Memorial), the garden and design of the Memorial Garden, to administratve costs of fund raising and for expenses of the Vigil itself. No one on our Committee is paid. This Committee run strictly on a volunteer basis. 








  Is there a Facebook page for the 9/11 Candlelight Vigil Committee?

Yes, our Facebook page can be found by clicking here.  We know that in this day and age, Facebook is a great way to communicate with one another, thus we have set up this page as a way to keep our friends, neighbors and the ctiy of New York informed about this special 10th Annual Vigil which will remember those lost on the tragic day of September 11, 2001.

Please be sure to visit our Facebook Page regularly for announcements.   and click "Like".







  Who can I contact if I have questions or comments?

If you have any questions or concerns regarding the Candlelight Vigil, please feel free to send us an email by clicking here.     If your question is concerning Donations or becoming a Volunteer, please be sure to visit those pages and reading all of the information provided there.

If you have not found what you were looking for on the site, please do contact us via email or via the Contact Us page and we will be sure to get back to you within a few days.








  Is there a way to submit a booster for someone lost on 9/11?

We have setup a Guestbook page for everyone to share their thoughts, memories and to send a note to a loved one lost on the tragic day.

If you would like to dedicate a full banner ad to a loved one lost, please feel free to visit our Donations Page where you will have the option of placing an ad on our home page or any of our sub pages.    Booster ads on pages will be on first come, first serve basis, so please reserve a spot today.








  How many more years of Vigils will be held?

We will continue the annual Candlelight Vigils as long as our communty comes out for them.  We are blessed to have such a supportive community.   This event is put on each year by volunteers who have families, full-time jobs and many commitments, so we do encourage you to volunteer as little or as much time as you can to help make each year's event a success.  Volunteers will be listed on the home page of our site as a way to recognize those that have contributed to the success of the event.

If you would like to Volunteer, please visit our Volunteer Page today.  We will be sure to get back to you and truly appreciate your willingness to volunteer.
 







  How can I share the news about this year's Vigil with my friends?

We ask that you share the news about this memorable Vigil with your friends in any way that you see fit.  It would be nice to have them join our Facebook Page.  Another way would be to give them the address of our web site.   Please click on the "share" button below and you will be able to send your friends a link to this web site. 









  What time should we arrive for the Vigil?

Althought in previous years, our Vigil began at 7:30pm, we will begin this year's Vigil at 7pm.  We ask that you arrive early to secure a spot on the lawn.  The Vigil can range from a few hundred to a few thousand. 











  Is there a charge to attend the Vigil?

Absolutely not.  The annual Candlelight Vigil has been and will always be made possible through support of our community and our public officials.  There is no charge for this event.    If you would like to donate toward the expenses that make this event possible each year, please visit our Donations Page.  You are able to make a donation in any amount or a fixed donation which will allow you to have an ad on our web site. 









  What should we bring with us on the day of the Vigil?

Please bring a candle, American Flag, chair or blanket.   The Vigil will go for about two hours this year, so you will want to be comfortable.   If you would like to set up blanket and chairs early, we suggest arriving as early as 6:00pm as this year's 10th Annual Vigil will attract a large crowd.








  Can we take pictures on the day of the event?

Yes, cameras are permitted during this event.  We ask that you be sensitive to the nature of the event and remember the lives lost on September 11, 2001 as well.   This event is primarily to support the families of those lost, many of which are in attendance at the Annual Vigil.