FORA.tv Speaker - Mary Fetchet
Mary Fetchet is the Founding Director and driving force behind the continued development of VOICES of September 11th. A professional social worker, Ms. Fetchet co-founded the 9/11 advocacy group following the death of her 24-year-old son Brad in the attacks on the World Trade Center.
Based in New Canaan , Connecticut, VOICES serves as a clearinghouse of information on 9/11-related issues, offers links to other related resources and organizations and provides an expanding range of community-based services. These programs include support groups, lectures, forums and outreach to all those affected by the events of September 11th.
Her work has brought her substantial recognition that includes being the recipient of the National Justice Award in 2003 and being presented with the 'Connecticut Hero' award by Senator Lieberman in September 2004. Most recently, she was named an ABC News Person of the Year in December, 2004.
09.08.06 | 01:23:17 min
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