As we are approaching the holiday season, it's an excellent time to remember our fallen and their ultimate sacrafice; another way to remember them is to sponsor a wreath.  Sponsoring a wreath through Wreaths Across America is easy.  Whether at Saratoga National Cemetery or another cemetery where you wish to have a wreath placed. Just click on the image to enter Wreaths Across America.  Simply click on the DONATE at the bottom of their page.  Thank you.

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The Patriot Guard Riders of Eastern New York have once again been granted Group Sponsorship status within the Wreaths Across America organization. So what does our Group Sponsorship status mean? Well for every two wreaths that are ordered - using our group code – Wreaths Across America will donate another wreath - we get 3 for 2. 

 

To sponsor a wreath at Saratoga National Cemetery click HERE.

If you would rather mail in an order, click ORDER FORM.

 

Thank you.

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***UPDATED 04/19/2017 - 17:30 HRS***

Staging time for this mission has been updated.
Please see the updated information in RED below.



Honor Mission

Nils “Eric” Jacobsson, Veteran

USAF - Vietnam

Canaan, New York - 20 Apr 2017

ABOUT THE MISSION:

The family of US Air Force Vietnam Veteran and fellow PGR member Nils “Eric” Jacobsson, 70, has requested our presence at the funeral of their loved one.
Eric was a proud 11-year veteran of the United States Air Force including a tour in Vietnam for which he was a recipient of the Bronze Star. During his service, he served as an Air Traffic Controller and attained the rank of Staff Sergeant. Eric was the current Commander of the American Legion Post 155 Dalton, a member of the Dalton American Legion Riders, a member of the Dalton VFW as well as a member of the Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 65 Pittsfield, Disabled Veterans of America Chapter 15, and The Patriot Guard Riders.

Note:  This is a Multi-State Mission, with PGRMA taking the lead. 


PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 20 Apr 2017

  • Special Instructions:
  • The cemetery is 1 ½ miles south of the intersection of Rte 295 and County Rte 5
    It is also at the intersection of Schillings Crossing Rd and County Route 5

    Rain is forecast, please dress appropriately and ride safely.

  • Flags & Water:
  • Flags Will NOT Be Provided, Please Bring Your Own.
  • If you have large bike flags, please bring them.
  • Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.
 

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 12445
Rochester, NY 14612

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!

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Our veterans are in need!

The Rochester Area HOTH Warehouse can always use your gently used furniture.  The ROC HOTH Warehouse will be picking up and delivering on November 18, 2017.  The second Saturday is Veterans Day and many PGRNY events are scheduled for that day.  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 Donate Items section and either call us at 585-866-1747 or fill out the Furniture Donation Request Pick-up Request Form.  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.

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