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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Honor Mission

SSgt Richard P. Muller II, Veteran
USMC
Levittown, New York - 31 Jan & 01 Feb 2018


ABOUT THE MISSION:

Staff Sargent Richard P. Muller II faithfully and honorably executed his duties in service to our nation from 1991 until 1998.
His family has requested the Patriot Guard Riders to Stand Tall and Silent in his honor.
During his USMC career, Mr. Muller earned the National Defense Service Medal, Humanitarian Service Medal, Armed Forces Service Medal, Good Conduct Medal w/1 Star, NATO Service Medal, Navy and Marine Corps Overseas Ribbon, Sea Service Deployment Ribbon, Meritorious Mast Unit Commendation 2nd Award, Joint Service Achievement Award, and the Joint Meritorious Unit Award.


PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 31 Jan 2018
Primary Staging Time: 5:30 P.M.

Thomas F. Dalton Funeral Home
2786 Hempstead Tpke
516.796.0400
Levittown, New York - 11756


Ride Captain:

Charles Ranft
ranftcharlie@gmail.com
631-766-0389


Special Instructions:

Please bring your own flags.


Flags & Water:

Flags Will NOT Be Provided, Please Bring Your Own.
Large Bike Flags will NOT be needed.
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.

STAGING #2 DETAILS: 01 Feb, 2018
Staging #2 Time: 9:30 A.M.

Thomas F. Dalton Funeral Home
2786 Hempstead Tpke
516.796.0400
Levittown, New York - 11756


Ride Captain:

Charles Ranft
RanftCharlie@gmail.com
631.766.0389


Special Instructions:

Escort to Calverton National Cemetery after staging at Funeral Home.
Gene and Sue Froenhoefer asks for staging at CNC at 11:30AM


Flags & Water:

Flags Will NOT Be Provided, Please Bring Your Own.
Large Bike Flags will be needed
Water WILL NOT be provided, please bring your own.
 
Submitted by:
Wayne Cohen SRC8
pgrwayne@gmail.com

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:
March 10
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 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!

AmazonSmiles - PGRNY

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