We run for Matt Genovese who passed away in January of 2016. Matt had a deep abiding faith in God and his country and was a supporter of many charities that helped veterans. The Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation (T2T) embodies so many of the virtues that Matt felt passionately about, such as building homes for wounded veterans. Last year our family and friends raised over $18,000 for Matt’s memorial fund. This year we continue to keep Matt’s memory alive by again raising money and following the courageous footsteps of firefighter and hero Stephen Siller.
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About the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation
The Siller Family started the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation to honor the memory of their brother, Stephen, a New York City firefighter (FDNY) who lost his life on September 11, 2001 after strapping on his gear and running through the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel to the Twin Towers.
The goal of the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation is to continue Stephen’s legacy by supporting our nation’s first responders and service members. Building for America’s Bravest, a proud program of the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation, constructs specially adapted smart homes for our most catastrophically injured service members. In January 2015, the Foundation also raised over one million dollars to fully pay off the mortgages for the families of slain NYPD Officers Wenjian Liu and Luis Ramos.
The mission of the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation is to honor the sacrifice of firefighter Stephen Siller, who laid down his life to save others on September 11, 2001. We also honor our military and first responders who continue to make the supreme sacrifice of life and limb for our country.
Please email NYC@Tunnel2Towers.org for answers to any other questions that we may not have addressed.