Never Forget | 9/11 Monument

9-11 Ceremony

Cornelius-Lemley Fire Station #1, 19729 South Main Street

Dedication & Ceremony 

This amazing event was held on Sunday, September 11, 2016. Nearly one thousand community members and first responders attended, including firefighters from Cornelius, Huntersville, Charlotte, Denver, Mt. Mourne, Mooresville, and New York. View images from the event by visiting our Facebook page or our online photo gallery.
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The events of 9/11 are forever etched in our minds and hearts. The Cornelius Never Forget | 9/11 Monument, which includes a piece of steel from the World Trade Center, is our way to honor the first responders, citizens, and military personnel who were affected by the events on September 11, 2001, and to educate future generations about the events surrounding this day in our nation's history.

How You Can Help

The total project budget is $100,000. To date, the Town has raised $80,000. The 9/11 Committee is pursuing a variety of fundraising campaigns to cover the costs associated with this project. You, too, can help by holding your own fundraiser, making a personal donation, participating in one of the community fundraisers listed to the right or becoming a corporate or individual sponsor.  

Let us know if you're having a fundraising event and we will help promote it on our website.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Several sponsorship levels are available for individuals and businesses. When you have decided on your sponsorship level, you may donate online or complete this form and mail with your check.



Spare Change

Drop your spare change in one of the donation jars located at numerous restaurants and businesses throughout town.
A Special Thanks to Our Sponsors!
Presenting Sponsors:
 Platinum Sponsors:
 Gold Sponsor:
  • Mr. Harry A. Saake

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