ArtAID: Art In Service of Humanity
ArtAID sponsors humanitarian services and charities by enabling you and contributing artists to play a role in healing a wounded world. ArtAID is working with artists to be able to continue its philanthropic projects such as the Firehouse Banner Project.
ArtAID first sponsored the creation and distribution of the FDNY Angel Memorials in heartfelt tribute to all firefighters, especially those who responded to the World Trade Center on September 11, and to console all the families and friends of those who never returned. A special charitable effort born of this tragedy, as symbolized in the widespread display in firehouses and public spaces, parks and squares all around New York City, it shows how good things can come out of something bad.
Crowds gather to mark 22nd anniversary of Oklahoma City bombingOKLAHOMA CITY – Survivors and family members of those killed in the Oklahoma City bombing gathered for a remembrance service today, the 22nd anniversary of the attack. The explosion killed 168 people. It was the deadliest act of terrorism on U.S. soil until the Sept. 11 attacks six years later. Timothy McVeigh was...
Another Hero 1st responder succumbs to toxic effects of Ground Zero – ArtAID Tribute to Lt. Mario Bastidas.Another Hero 1st responder succumbs to toxic effects of Ground Zero 9-11 cancer claims another hero. Rest in peace Lt Mario Bastidas. We will never forget. Rest in Peace #HERO #FDNY #EMS Station 58 LT Mario Bastidas❤🙏🚑🚒🇺🇸 Beloved husband of Penelope J. Bastidas, proud owner of his “furry children” Stone and Seamus, loving brother...
ArtAID at vigil for EMT Yadira “Yari” ArroyoThe New York City Fire Department FDNY held a vigil for Yadira Arroyo, the hero EMT who was killed in the line of duty last week. The vigil was held on Tuesday night outside EMS station 26 in the Morrisania section of the Bronx. The artist Keith De Cesare and his family presented...
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