VOICES reaffirms our commitment to provide meaningful programs that promote long-term healing and supportive connections. Building a Resilient Community: New Beginnings is the theme that guides our work for January.
As we gather with family and loved ones over the holidays, we are reminded of the many gifts bestowed upon us this year. During the milestone of the 20th Anniversary, hundreds of individuals supported our work.
I hope everyone enjoyed the Thanksgiving Holiday! It’s hard to believe at this time of gratitude we're mourning the loss of those who tragically lost their lives in Michigan and Wisconsin. We send our condolences to the families and friends of those impacted.
According to a Facebook post from Ohio Task Force 1, Communications Specialist Mark M. Griggs, 69, died on Jan. 21. Prior to working with OH-TF1, Griggs was a first responder to the World Trade Center collapse of Sept. 11, 2001. Griggs provided communications support as he was a dedicated amateur radio operator, said OH-TF1. More.
How 9/11 Changed Elevator Evacuation Technology and High-Rise Safety
It’s an understatement to say the harrowing events of the 9/11 attacks changed the world in ways still felt today. Most Americans remember exactly where they were when they heard the news, and most of them were glued to their TV screens for hours that fateful day. More.