Photo credit: 9/11 Memorial staff
Accession Number: C.2018.58.1
Dimensions: 4 ⅛ in X 2 15/16 in
Dimensions (Metric): 10.16 cm X 5.08 cm
Credit Line: Gift of Rabbi Stephen Roberts, BCC
Spiritual Care Team Volunteer identification card issued to Rabbi Stephen Roberts. The card includes a photograph of Roberts with his signature and position listed as Committee Member, Chair. The badge expiration date is January 24th, 2003 and signed by the issuing officer, Director of Volunteer Resources, Rowena Saunders.
In September 2001, Rabbi Stephen Roberts was a senior spiritual care officer for the American Red Cross. Rabbi Roberts performed a management role following the 9/11 World Trade Center attacks, recruiting and overseeing a large team of chaplains to provide emotional and spiritual care at New York City’s Family Assistance Center established in the wake of the attacks.