Honor Mission

American Heroes, Veteran

USN, USMC - Vietnam

MULTI-CITY, New York - 08 Feb 2017


Riders & Patriots:

We have been requested by Paul Schottenhamel of the Queens Council of the American Legion to stand for three Vietnam Era veterans who have no family.

To be honored:
James Banks - United States Marine Corps
Brian L. Jones - United States Navy
James F. Jones - United States Navy

This service will be right after the NOA service at Calverton so plan on being the family for these three veterans.


Primary Staging Time: 09:45 A.M.
George Werst Funeral Home
71-41 Cooper Ave.
Glendale, New York -
Ride Captain:
Rich Schiraldi

RC Charlie Ranft
Special Instructions:
RC Rich Schiraldi is going in to Glendale to escort out and will meet with RC Charlie Ranft at the new rest area on the LIE exit 52. Contact them for stage times at either location.

ROC HOTH Warehouse

The Rochester Area Warehouse can always use your gently used furniture. Presently this program is in the Rochester, NY area only with pickups within the following zip codes: 146XX; 14445; 14467; 14468; 14514; 14515; 14534; 14559; 14580; 14586.

The 2018 ROC HOTH Warehouse Saturday schedule:
April 14
May 12
June 16
July 14
August 11
September 15
October 13
November 17
December 8

The above schedule is subject to change. Please visit our Facebook page, PGRNY - HOTH for detailed information.

If you have items that meet the criteria, are located in the Rochester area, and would like us to pickup those items, please go to the Help On The Homefront - Donate Items section and fill out the Furniture Donation Pick-up Request Form or call us at 585-866-1747 leaving us a message on our answering service with the reason for your call. You are welcome to bring your donations to the ROC Warehouse by appointment only. Call to schedule your appointment for dropping off your donations today! Your donations are GREATLY appreciated and tax deductible.


PGRNY is an all volunteer 501c3 organization. Donations support our mission of honoring the fallen and Veterans and are tax deductible.

Checks payable to Patriot Guard Riders of NY may be sent to:

PO Box 637

Wappingers Falls, NY 12590

Or you may donate by credit card or Paypal


Another way to donate is when shopping at Amazon.  Use AmazonSmile and a portion of the sale goes to PGRNY.  Thank You!

AmazonSmiles - PGRNY

 (click on flyer to download)

wHOTH Assistance Flyer