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  • Giving Tuesday 2016

    #GivingTuesday Today is #GivingTuesday, a day when charities, families, businesses and communities around the world come together for one common cause: to give and give generously. On Charity Day 2016, Cantor Fitzgerald, BGC Partners and its affiliates donated global revenues

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  • The New York Times’ Charity Day 2016 Feature

    On Sunday, September 18th, 2016, The New York Times highlighted The Cantor Fitzgerald Relief Fund’s 2016 Charity Day in print and online, with a 9-photo feature.  Click here to read the full article.

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  • 15 Septembers Later

    The History Channel is currently showing “15 Septembers Later,” a documentary marking the 15th Anniversary of the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center.  The documentary premiered on Monday, September 5th at 9:00 p.m. EDT. The film examines the historic events of

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  • Town & Country: How Cantor Fitzgerald Survived 9/11

    In honor of the 15th Anniversary of 9/11, Town & Country Online Magazine published an online article titled “How Cantor Fitzgerald Survived September 11″.  This article features interviews with The Cantor Fitzgerald Relief Fund’s President and Co-Founder,

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  • Edie Lutnick to Receive Woman of the Year Award

    Event Date: October 20th, 2016 A multiple-year BGC & Cantor Fitzgerald Charity Day participating charity, Friends of Firefighters, will honor Edie Lutnick with Woman of the Year Award at their upcoming 9th Annual Friends of Firefighters Fall Gala.  The organizations will

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  • Former Cantor Executive & 9/11 Survivor Lauren Manning’s Speaks at The National Democratic Convention

    Former Cantor Executive and 9/11 Survivor Lauren Manning Spoke at the 2016 National Democratic Convention Lauren Manning, a former executive and partner at Cantor Fitzgerald and one of the most catastrophically wounded survivors of 9/11, spoke at The National Democratic

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  • Help Push JASTA’s Passage in the House

    The Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act (JASTA) makes it impossible for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, or any other entity, to claim that as a sovereign it is immune from any legal responsibility for its role in the 2001 terror attacks.  This legislation is imperative in

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  • Edie Lutnick to Speak at JUF’s Lion Luncheon

    Event Date: Thursday, September 8 The JUF Women’s Division is a dedicated group of women of all ages who support JUF’s philanthropic and community mission. Their energy is rooted in the spirit of Klal Yisrael, the belief that all Jews are responsible for one another.

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  • H.E.A.R.T 9/11 Answers Ecuador’s Call for Help

    H.E.A.R.T 9/11 is a charity that Cantor Relief continuously supports through Charity Day.  They are a group of first responders that use their experience and training to aid those affected by disaster in honor of those lost in 9/11. In the past few months, H.E.A.R.T 9/11 has

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  • Stories of Hope Annual Gala 2016

    Event date: Thursday, June 16th A Caring Hand – The Billy Esposito Foundation is a charity established by one of our own Cantor Families. The foundation’s mission is to help bereaved children and their families cope with the death of a significant person. This years gala

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  • Tuesday’s Children 2016 Events

    Events: April – September 2016 The Cantor Fitzgerald Relief Fund has supported Tuesday’s Children for many years.  Like us, Tuesday’s Children was formed in the aftermath of the September 11th attacks.  Tuesday’s Children is a response and recovery

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  • Promoting Resilience in Communities Impacted by Trauma

    Event Date: Wednesday, April 6 VOICES of September 11th’s VOICES Center of Excellence for Community Resilience New Jersey Symposium presents: Promoting Resilience in Communities Impacted by Trauma This program is free of charge for all 9/11 Families, Survivors, Responders

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  • 9/11 Memorial 5K Run & Community Day

    Event date: Sunday, April 24 Sunday, April 24th, 2016 is the 4th Annual 9/11 Memorial 5K Run/Walk to raise awareness about the National September 11th Memorial & Museum, and to encourage volunteerism in honor of 9/11. Please join Howard Lutnick, Chairman and Chief Executive

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  • Sanctuary for Families Event

    Event Date: Thursday, January 21, 2016 Please join Sanctuary for Families to celebrate our Economic Empowerment Program’s graduating class! We will also be presenting the first-ever Mary Ann Mailman Award for Outstanding Contributions to Women’s Economic

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  • Giving Tuesday 2015

    #GivingTuesday We have a day for giving thanks. We have two for getting deals. Now, we have #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back. On Tuesday, December 1, 2015, charities, families, businesses, community centers, and students around the world came together for

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  • Peace Gathering for Paris Terror Attacks

    Event date: November 16th On Friday evening, the world witnessed another set of incomprehensible attacks against a city filled with people simply going about their lives. In an instant, so many innocent men and women were brutally killed or injured by terrorists. For this to

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  • Volunteers Needed!

    Dates: November 9-13 Heart 9/11 is an amazing charity that has been involved in Cantor Fitzgerald Charity Day for many years.  This organization is committed to continuing much needed Hurricane Sandy Recovery work in Monmouth County, NJ.  From November 9-13, volunteers are

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  • Team Tuesday’s 5K & Family Picnic

    Event date: Sunday, November 8th   On Sunday, November 8th, Tuesday’s Children will be participating in the Generosity Series 5K in Riverside Park as an official charity partner.  Following the walk, Tuesday’s Children will be hosting a family picnic in the

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  • Cantor Fitzgerald and BGC Partners Raise Approximately $12 Million on Cantor Fitzgerald’s Annual Charity Day

    - 100% of revenues donated to dozens of charities worldwide - -  Top celebrities visit the trading floor in support of Charity Day – New York, NY – September 11, 2015 – Cantor Fitzgerald, a leading financial services firm, today announced that Cantor Fitzgerald, together

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  • Jimmy Choo & Allison Lutnick Fundraiser

    On August 12, 2015, Jimmy Choo & Allison Lutnick hosted their annual Summer Charity Shopping Event benefiting The Cantor Fitzgerald Relief Fund. Historically, the funds raised from this event have gone directly to seriously wounded soldiers who have just returned from

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  • College Essay Writing Workshop

    Event date: September 20, 2015 Join Tuesday’s Children, in Partnership with Fordham University and Howard Greene & Associates, for a unique opportunity to meet one-on-one to have your college essay, common app, and other application materials reviewed by leading

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  • Always Remember Gala

    Event date: Monday, October 5, 2015 Please join Voices of September 11th at their 8th annual gala, Always Remember.  The organization is honoring Robert S. Mueller III with the Building Bridges Award.  The event will include a cocktail reception, dinner, and musical

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  • Voices of September 11th Upcoming Events

    Event dates: September 9 & 10, 2015   Join Voices of September 11th for an insightful day featuring presentations, panel discussions, and interactive educational sessions led by accomplished subject matter experts, clinicians and researchers. The symposium is intended

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  • Shabbat Dinner with Edie Lutnick

    Event Date: July 24, 2015 at 7:30 PM Please join Chabad North Haven in the Hamptons  for a Shabbat service followed by dinner and a talk from the President of The Cantor Fitzgerald Relief Fund & Author of An Unbroken Bond: The Untold Story of How the 658 Cantor Fitzgerald

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  • End of Summer Beach Bash

    Purchase tickets online or call 212.829.4770 100% of ticket sales are donated to The Cantor Fitzgerald Relief Fund Can’t Make It?  Donate here. Want To Donate More Than The Ticket Price?  Donate here.

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  • Building Corporate Tribute

    Join the 9/11 Tribute Center for the Building Corporate Tribute panel. Representatives from Zurich, Deutsche Bank, and The Port Authority of NY & NJ will discuss innovative corporate responsibility programs developed to instill corporate values, and to engage and recognize

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  • 9/11 Memorial 5K Run

    Sunday, April 26th, 2015 is the 3rd Annual 9/11 Memorial 5K Run/Walk to raise awareness about the National September 11th Memorial & Museum, and to encourage volunteerism in honor of 9/11. Please join Howard Lutnick, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Cantor Fitzgerald

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  • Downtown Visionary

    Edie Lutnick and The Cantor Fitzgerald Relief Fund are featured in the 2014 Holiday issue of Downtown Magazine.  This renown New York magazine highlights a sophisticated appreciation for the culture that embodies Lower Manhattan.  Read the full article here:

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  • Out of the Ashes

    Edie Lutnick is featured in the Pre-Spring 2015 issue of Lifestyles Magazine, a trusted platform for high philanthropy.  Read the full article, Out of the Ashes, here:

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  • VOICES Center Symposium

    Please join VOICES of September 11th on April 3, 2015 for a symposium promoting resiliency in communities impacted by trauma.  Admission is free for all 9/11 families, survivors, and responders. Contact at 203.966.3911 or symposium@voicesofsept11.org For more information,

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  • The Peter C. Alderman Foundation’s Annual Benefit

    On April 13, 2015 The Peter C. Alderman Foundation honored Edie Lutnick with the 2015 Peter C. Alderman Humanitarian Award. To view photos from this event, click here.

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  • Manning Arts

    Sean Manning is an unbelievably talented artist and philanthropist.  He has pledged to paint 3,000 works of art as a memorial to all those who perished in the 9/11 terrorist attacks.  Edie Lutnick and her efforts to support the Cantor Families inspired Sean to create The

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  • Cantor Charity Day 2015

    Our Charity Day application process is now open! This year’s Charity Day will take place Friday, September 11, 2015. If you are a UK charity interested in participating in this year’s Charity Day please download the application from here and return it to:

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  • Happy Holidays from Cantor Relief

           

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  • Help Push JASTA’s Passage in the House

    The Justice Aganist Sponsors of Terrorism Act (JASTA) makes it impossible for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, or any other entity, to claim that as a sovereign it is immune from any legal responsibility for its role in the 2001 terror attacks.  This legislation is imperative in

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  • Donate by shopping at Lester’s NYC

    Lester’s will donate 10% of all purchases made on Saturday, December 13, 2014 to The Cantor Fitzgerald Relief Fund.  Please tell the cashiers at checkout that you are there to support The Cantor Fitzgerald Relief Fund.  100% of the money raised will go directly to assist

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  • #GivingTuesday 2014

    We have a day for giving thanks. We have two for getting deals. Now, we have #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back. On Tuesday, December 2, 2014, charities, families, businesses, community centers, and students around the world will come together for one common

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  • RVCC presents “An Unbroken Bond: Reflections from the 9/11 Community”

    Edie Lutnick, Co-Founder and President of The Cantor Fitzgerald Relief Fund and author of An Unbroken Bond, spoke at Raritan Valley Community College (RVCC) and moderated a panel featuring a distinguished group of 9/11 leaders on Thursday, November 13th at 6:30 pm. The program,

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  • Building Resilience in Vulnerable Populations

    On November 5th, 2014, Edie Lutnick spoke on a panel for the Atlantic Center for Population Sciences’ “Empowering Adaptable Communities: Building Resilience in Vulnerable Populations” summit at the College of St. Elizabeth in Morristown, NJ.  Speakers such

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  • Edie Lutnick on The BusinessMakers Radio Show

    Global financial services firm Cantor Fitzgerald lost 658 employees in the World Trade Center in New York on 9/11. CEO Howard W. Lutnick asked his sister to create the Cantor Fitzgerald Relief Fund to support the families of those Cantor employees lost on that horrible day. Edie

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  • Rock ‘n’ Roll Philadelphia Half Marathon

    On Sunday, September 21st, 2014, a group of Cantor Fitzgerald Relief Fund supporters and volunteers ran the 13.1 half marathon in Philadelphia to raise funds for the Cantor Fitzgerald Relief Fund. To donate to our fundraiser, please here!  You can also donate by visiting

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  • World Trade Center Cancer Deadline Approaching: October 12

    National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) has linked 67 cancers to the toxic dust.  October 12, 2014 is the last day to register a claim. Please tell your friends and neighbors who lived or worked south of Canal Street between 9/11/01 and 5/30/02. Don’t

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  • Cantor Fitzgerald and BGC Partners Raise Approximately $12 Million on Annual Charity Day

     - 100% of revenues donated to dozens of charities worldwide - - Top celebrities visit the trading floor in support of Charity Day - New York, London (September 11, 2014) – Cantor Fitzgerald & Co., a leading global financial services firm, announced today that, together

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  • Edie Falco Remembers 9/11 on Charity Day

    For Edie Falco, it’s the look on children’s faces when they see a performance of a show they’ve worked on that’s the reason for her involvement with the 52nd Street Project, an organization that matches inner city kids in New York with professional actors to create

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  • Evolving a Sept. 11 Charity: Cantor Fitzgerald Relief Fund is eyeing its next big step

    Edith Lutnick, the head of the Cantor Fitzgerald Relief Fund, on the roof of her apartment in Manhattan. Keith Bedford for The Wall Street Journal A few weeks before this year’s anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, Edie Lutnick met with Cantor

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  • Out of the Clear Blue Sky

    Out of the Clear Blue Sky, a behind-the-scenes documentary about Cantor Fitzgerald in the aftermath of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, is available for purchase and download from Amazon, iTunes, and elsewhere from today onwards. Out of the Clear Blue Sky is an

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  • Cantor Fitzgerald’s names near those they held close

    By Howard W. Lutnick and Edie Lutnick When you visit the National September 11 Memorial and lay your hand on the name of one of the 658 Cantor Fitzgerald men and women who perished on 9/11, we would like you to know how that name came to be placed. We were given the right by

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  • Cantor Fitzgerald employees arrive with gift cards for tornado victims

    The Oklahoman MOORE — No one knows loss better than the employees of Cantor Fitzgerald, the financial services firm that lost 658 of its 960 New York employees in the World Trade Center attacks. “That’s why there was no question but that we would help the victims of

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  • Cantor Fitzgerald employees arrive with gift cards for tornado victims

    No one knows loss better than the employees of Cantor Fitzgerald, the financial services firm that lost 658 of its 960 New York employees in the World Trade Center attacks. A tornado victim verifies his name Monday at First Baptist Church in Moore, where Cantor Fitzgerald

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  • Cantor Fitzgerald Gives $1K Sandy Debit Cards To Long Beach Families

    March started off better at least for some families impacted by Hurricane Sandy on the Long Beach barrier island. A long line formed outside Long Beach Middle School last Friday when Cantor Fitzgerald handed out more than 1,000 debits cards worth $1,000 each to local residents,

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  • Cantor Fitzgerald Begins Issuing $1,000 Cards To Affected Families In Union Beach

    “It’s a very big boost while we’re waiting for everyone else who are supposed to pay to actually pay,” said Christine Carunchio, whose Union Beach house took on 3 feet of water during Sandy. Since early last month, Cantor Fitzgerald’s charity arm,

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  • Cantor Fitzgerald Relief Fund Donates To Union Beach and Keansburg Schools

    Lt. Governor Kim Guadagno today expressed her gratitude to global financial services firm Cantor Fitzgerald for pledging to adopt families from four New Jersey schools and donating $1,000 gift cards to 481 families with a child in Union Beach’s Memorial School. “The

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  • Relief Fund Announces $10M Hurricane Sandy Family Support Program

    CANTOR FITZGERALD RELIEF FUND ANNOUNCES $10 MILLION HURRICANE SANDY FAMILY SUPPORT PROGRAM NEW YORK, January 10, 2013 – The Cantor Fitzgerald Relief Fund, in conjunction with Cantor Fitzgerald and BGC Partners, announced its Hurricane Sandy Family Support Program to

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  • Cantor Fitzgerald, NYC Firm Hit Hard On 9/11, To Donate $10 Million To Sandy Relief

    Dozens of New Yorkers from a neighborhood ravaged by Superstorm Sandy lined up in a school auditorium Thursday to receive $1,000 debit cards from a financial services firm that lost hundreds of employees in the Sept. 11 terror attacks. “This is such a help to my little son

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  • Cantor Fitzgerald gives $US10 million in aid to families hit by Superstorm Sandy

    Cantor Fitzgerald, its relief fund and its affiliate BGC Partners will donate a total of $US10 million to the families in Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island, Long Island and New Jersey. Cantor Fitzgerald CEO Howard Lutnick said each family will receive a debit card with $US1000 on

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  • 9/11 CEO’s gift for kids

    Cantor Fitzgerald’s CEO, who lost 658 of his employees on 9/11, will donate $10 million to victims of Hurricane Sandy. Howard Lutnick will announce today that the Hurricane Sandy Support Program will donate $1,000 to each family at 19 Sandy-afflicted elementary schools in

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  • Edie Lutnick Of The Cantor Fitzgerald Relief Fund Speaks At Sereno Group

    Sereno Group was fortunate this past week to have Edie Lutnick, Executive Director of the Cantor Fitzgerald Relief Fund, speak to the entire company. Ms. Lutnick is the Executive Director of The Cantor Fitzgerald Relief Fund, a 501(c)3 non-profit charity established days after

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  • Honor the Past By Building a Positive Future

    Anniversaries are generally celebratory. We go out to dinner, have a party, and revel in the joy of a positive accomplishment. What however, is the appropriate way to celebrate the anniversary of a loss? And what becomes the correct way to observe an anniversary good or bad that

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  • Edie Lutnick: Helping Families Who Lost Loved Ones on 9/11

    Two days after she lost her younger brother, Gary, in the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center, Edie Lutnick’s surviving brother, Howard Lutnick, faced with the devastation of his financial firm Cantor Fitzgerald, asked her to start a charity to help the 658 Cantor

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  • 9/11 Families Laud the First Book to Chronicle the Behind the Scenes Story of the Building of the 9/11 Memorial

    Together with 9/11 families, Edie Lutnick, Executive Director  of the Cantor Fitzgerald Relief Fund, yesterday celebrated the launch of her book, “An Unbroken Bond: The Story Of How The 658 Cantor Fitzgerald Families Faced The Tragedy Of 9/11 And Beyond.” “An Unbroken

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  • Living with 9/11: the charity worker

    For many months after 9/11, Edie Lutnick went to work in her dead brother’s clothes. A slim woman with a mane of curly hair, Lutnick was swamped by his sweaters. Ten years on, her baby brother’s knitwear has gone back in the closet but reminders of her loss go with

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  • Ground Zero plus ten

    ON SEPTEMBER 11th 2001 everyone who was at their desk at Cantor Fitzgerald, on the 101st-105th floors of the World Trade Centre’s north tower, died. Of the company’s 960 New York-based employees, 658 were killed, including Gary Lutnick, brother of Howard, the

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  • Cantor Fitzgerald: The firm that lost the most.

    The first people who noticed something was amiss were the bond traders who regularly did business with Cantor Fitzgerald, an investment bank occupying the 101st, 103rd, 104th, and 105th floors of the North Tower of the Trade Center. Around 8:46 a.m., their screens went blank.

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  • Cantor Fitzgerald family creates fund to help 9/11 families

    Edie Lutnick is hugging a mock-up of her new book next to her heart as if she is holding onto a loved one. She recently finished writing An Unbroken Bond: The Untold Story of How the Cantor Fitzgerald Families Faced the Tragedy of 9/11 and Beyond in time for the 10-year

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Videos

  • BGC Charity Day 2014

    BGC Charity Day 2014

    A recap of all the action from BGC Charity Day in New York City

  • Cantor Fitzgerald Charity Day 2014

    Cantor Fitzgerald Charity Day 2014

    Cantor Fitzgerald Charity Day was held this year on Thursday, September 11, 2014. We raised approximately $12 million, and donated 100% of our global revenue to over 40 charities worldwide.

  • Behind the Scenes with Edie Lutnick

    Behind the Scenes with Edie Lutnick

  • BGC Charity Day 2013

    BGC Charity Day 2013

    Each year on 9/11Cantor and its affiliate BGC Partners invite celebrities in to their offices to make trades. 100% of the proceeds raised from the day are donated to dozens of charitable causes.

  • Interview with Edie Lutnick and Steve Adubato, host of PBS’s “One-On-One”

    Interview with Edie Lutnick and Steve Adubato, host of PBS’s “One-On-One”

  • Cantor Fitzgerald Charity Day 2013

    Cantor Fitzgerald Charity Day 2013

  • Hurricane Sandy Family Support Program

    Hurricane Sandy Family Support Program

  • Cantor Fitzgerald / BGC Partners Charity Day

    Cantor Fitzgerald / BGC Partners Charity Day

  • Cantor Fitzgerald Charity Day 2012

    Cantor Fitzgerald Charity Day 2012

  • Cantor Fitzgerald Charity Day 2011

    Cantor Fitzgerald Charity Day 2011