The National Fallen Firefighters 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb event serves as a powerful tribute to the brave firefighters of the FDNY who lost their lives on September 11, 2001, and Binghamton is proud to host an event to honor their memory.

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At the National Fallen Firefighters 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb in Binghamton, participants will take on the impressive challenge of climbing the equivalent of 110 stories of the World Trade Center. This event not only pays homage to the sacrifice of the firefighters who gave their lives on 9/11 but also symbolically completes their heroic journey to save others.

Through the collective efforts of dedicated firefighters and the community, the event ensures that each of the 343 firefighters who died on September 11 is honored, forever reminding the world that they will never be forgotten.

The National Fallen Firefighters 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb event will be held at Mirabito Stadium on Henry Street in Binghamton on Sunday, September 10. Registration begins at 8 a.m. followed by an opening ceremony at 8:55 a..m. The climb will begin at 9 a.m. and end at 1 p.m.

Binghamton's National Fallen Firefighters 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb is an opportunity for participants to remember the selfless acts of the FDNY firefighters. These brave men and women put their lives on the line to save others, exemplifying courage, bravery, and dedication. By participating in the stair climbs, individuals will pay tribute to a specific FDNY firefighter, ensuring that their sacrifice is never forgotten. Each step taken represents a symbolic act of remembrance and serves as a humbling reminder of the tremendous loss experienced on that fateful day.

The significance of the National Fallen Firefighters 9/11 Memorial Stair Climbs event goes well beyond the physical challenge. It also serves as a platform to bring firefighters and the local community together, strengthening the bonds that exist between them.

Firefighters, both active and retired, unite for a common cause—honoring their fallen comrades and educating the public about their sacrifices. The event provides an opportunity for the community to express gratitude and show support for these courageous individuals who risk their lives daily to protect and serve.

If you are unable to participate in the Binghamton stair climb but would like to make a donation, you can do that here. Donations benefit programs provided by the National Fallen Firefighters to support the families of local fallen firefighters and the FDNY Counseling Services Unit.

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