Jul 13, 2022 Ground Zero Work After 9/11 Damaged Ferry Captain's Lungs. A Young Donor Gave Him New Life

Tony Moyet standing in front of the Hudson River with the NYC skyline behind him

When the World Trade Center was attacked on 9/11, Tony Moyet was the first New York Waterway ferry captain on the scene to help evacuate the area.

He returned to ground zero to work for the next 18 months alongside thousands of first responders and volunteers. They would later learn they had been exposed to environmental hazards that caused life-altering illnesses including cancer. Read more