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Business, Schools, Organizations Pledge to Pay it Forward 9/11

August 19, 2021


  1. Steptoe law firm employees in Washington, DC, New York City, San Francisco, Los Angeles, and Chicago will purchase and deliver lunch for area firefighters.

  2. Students at Prescott South Middle School in Cookeville, TN will learn about the history of 9/11 on August 27 and then are aiming to perform 800 good deeds for local charities.

  3. Employees at University Federal Credit Union will participate in a day of service in Austin, Texas.

  4. The Canadian Real Estate Association is donating 1,000 paperback copies of Channel of Peace: Stranded in Gander on 9/11 to Toronto area high school students.

  5. The owner of Glen Echo Group will distribute $100 bills to employees for their Pay it Forward 9/11 actions in the Washington, DC area.

  6. Eastwood Uniting Church Musical Society in Sydney, Australia will be making and donating 100 care packages for those in need.

  7. Optimus Strength ATX will host a Crossfit workout as a 9/11 Tribute event for the community, by the community in Austin, Texas.

  8. 50 men with The Frederick Mankind Project will perform community service in Hedgesville, West Virginia.

  9. Twenty schools in the York region of Ontario will participate in Pay it Forward 9/11 actions to mark Canada’s national day of service on Friday, September 10th.

  10. Volunteers from Eastend Temple in New York City will partner with Vision Urbana Christian Church volunteers to serve food to Buddhist, Taoist neighbors in the Lower East Side of New York City.

Need help with participation ideas? See our website for new toolkits for business, schools, houses of worship and nonprofit/civic groups.

Add your organization, school, house of worship or business pledge to participate on our global pledge map at on the Pledge page of

ZOOM SHARING, INSPIRING: Join us each Friday at Noon ET/11am CT to share with board members your plans for Pay it Forward 9/11 or to ask questions and get ideas for participation.

Register in advance for this meeting (and choose any Friday between now and 9/17 to attend):

Fridays at Noon ET/11am CT

or Fridays at 5pm ET/4pm CT

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