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

Martin Mauer, Veteran

USAAF

Sandy Creek, New York - 22 Apr 2017


ABOUT THE MISSION:

The family of Martin Mauer, USAAC (US Army Air Corp), has requested the Patriot Guard stand a flag line at his calling hours and then escort to his final resting place. CPT Mauer was a flight commander during WWII and flew over 20 mission in Italy.

Please join me in honoring this soldier from the worlds great generation.
Obituary: https://tinyurl.com/l3cw4fo


PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 22 Apr 2017

Primary Staging Time: 10:30 A.M.
Summerville Funeral Home
1997 Harwood Dr
Sandy Creek, New York -
https://tinyurl.com/lwp8nbn
Ride Captain:
Greg Pluhar
darkstarz20@yahoo.com
315-286-9113
Special Instructions:
We will stage at the funeral home at 10:30am. Weather is supposed to be nice. An escort to the Woodlawn Cemetery will follow. https://tinyurl.com/lrofqdh

Please stand to honor his service to our country at his final farewell.

This will be a fairly long mission, 3 hour calling hours, small service after, then escort to cemetery
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.

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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