The purpose is to provide a lasting memorial to those that died in the attacks on 9/11/2001 at the World Trade Center, Pentagon and Shanksville, PA. The funds will be used for the construction and maintenance of the Memorial and grounds, display historical artifacts, and related items of emotional significance that are tied to the events of 9/11/2001.
The Memorial is designed to display a piece of steel from the World Trade Center in a way that is respectful and honors the lives of those killed and injured that day. It is envisioned that this Memorial will become a destination for those living in the community, as well as those visiting. It will provide historical information, and a place to reflect on the events of that day.