The Patriot Guard Riders are proud to report that for the first time since the inception of the Wreaths Across America program, on December 16, 2017, a Holiday Wreath was placed on every gravesite at the Gerald B.H. Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery in Schuylerville, NY. The Patriot Guard Riders, along with several thousand community volunteers respectfully placed those wreaths, but much more importantly, took the time to honor and remember over 11,000 of our fallen soldiers, sailors and airmen resting in that place of honor.

We wish to sincerely thank everyone who made that goal a reality, particularly those who contributed via the PGRNY “Three For Two” program. Through that program, fully 100% of your contribution went toward the sponsorship of wreaths, with a total of almost 3,800 wreaths (over 1/3 of the total) provided….a truly outstanding effort.

Now that the bar has been set, we look forward to achieving that goal each and every year going forward, and we are confident that with your generous help and support, we can do just that. Once again, our heartfelt thanks for honoring and remembering our fallen heroes.

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HOTH Mission

American Heroes
Monthly NOA Service


Calverton, New York - 10 Jan 2018


ABOUT THE MISSION:

The NOA Memorial Services for this month will be held on Wednesday January 10,2018 @ 10:00 hrs. in the Committal Area.

This service is for those Veterans that were a direct burial during the previous month. We will be standing for these Veterans that had no family, friends or comrades available to be present for their interment.

Update from Pete Jepson, Tuesday 01/09 at 12:30 P.M.

There is a stand down on the two veterans arriving at Calverton from Glendale, NY
tomorrow after the regular NOA.

Update added Monday 01/08 at 08:10 A.M.

George Werst Funeral Home of 71-41 Cooper Ave., Glendale, NY wiil be bringing two NOA veterans, James T. Ford, US ARMY 1945-1947 &  Donald B. Steckler, US ARMY 1955-1958,
to Calverton with an ETA of 11:30 A.M. Wednesday 1/10/18 following the regular NOA service.

Pete Jepson
SRC Region 9
Patriot Guard Riders of NY
631-922-6330
doublejli@optonline.net

 

 
PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 10 Jan 2018
Primary Staging Time: 9:45 A.M.

Calverton National Cemetery
210 Princeton Blvd.
Visitor rest area parking lot (restrooms)
Calverton, New York - 11933


Ride Captain:

Sue and Gene Frohnhoefer
frofer@aol.com
631-379-9788


Special Instructions:

Service starts at 10:00 A.M. sharp


Flags & Water:

Flags Will Be Provided
Large Bike Flags will NOT be needed.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.
 
Submitted by:
Sue and Gene Frohnhoefer
RC Region 9
Patriot Guard Riders of NY
frofer@aol.com
631-379-9788

Our veterans are in need!

The Rochester Area Warehouse can always use your gently used furniture. Presently this program is in the Rochester, NY area only. The ROC HOTH Warehouse schedules pickups every second Saturday of each month unless otherwise posted.

Please visit our Facebook page, PGRNY - HOTH for detailed information.

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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 Request 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 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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