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Rochester Honor Flight Welcome Home, Veterans

Rochester, New York - 15 Apr 2018
 
See the update below in Special Instructions.
 


ABOUT THE MISSION:

Welcome Home Mission 58


PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 15 Apr 2018
Primary Staging Time: 12:00 P.M.

Rochester International Airport
1200 Brooks Ave
Rochester, New York - 14624


Ride Captain:

Nigel Heaton
nigelvh@aol.com
585-202-0490


Special Instructions:

Due to Icing in the weather forecast for Saturday night into Sunday morning and the constructionon site. I strongly advise against Riding to Honor Flight. There will be no staging at Gate 5, go directly to parking. 
Please arrive early as it will be very busy that morning and construction and weather will make it even more difficult.
Update from Nigel, 04/13 @4:45 PM
 
Due to construction at the Airport we will not be riding in group formation as usual. No ride by the terminal, straight from gate 5 to parking.Those of you who do decide to ride, we will stage at gate 5 on the access road by the white fuel Tanks. Do not enter from Brooks Ave. Enter the access road via Scottsville Road, near exit 17 on Rt. 390. After going through the tunnel, gate 5 is about 1/4 mile on the left. Please stage there at 11:30 A.M. KSU at 11:40 A.M.
Weather forecast is a tough call right now. Temps range from 33 to 50 degrees with 70% change of rain. Those of you who cage please go direct to parking we will not come in as a group. I expect traffic to be heavy for parking please arrive in plenty of time for 12:00 PM Briefing inside the terminal on the first floor.
Due to weather I am not posting a rendezvous area for a ride in to the airport at this time. Please check the PGR website Saturday by 5:00 pm for any updates.
I will have parking Passes. email me if anyone needs an armband.


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.
 
Submitted by:
Nigel Heaton
nigelvh@aol.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:
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!

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