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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. 

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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 codes – Wreaths Across America will donate another wreath - we get 3 for 2. 

 

Important information 

Our Group Fundraiser Code is:  NY0057
Our Location ID is:  NYGSNS

 

To sponsor a wreath at Saratoga National Cemetery click HERE

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

 

 Thank you.

 

 

 

HOTH Mission

East Northport VAMC Visit

Northport, New York - 07-21-18

ABOUT THE MISSION:

Saturday July 21, 2018 (2pm to 4pm) is our monthly PGR HOTH visit to the Northport VA at Building 92.

We will be celebrating some July Birthdays with cake and playing BINGO.
Please come join us. Your presence will put smiles on some really great people over there. They look forward to seeing everyone and hanging out with us!
 
If you are bringing your children to the visit, and they need community service hours, please bring the school forms with you to be signed. Please let the RC in charge know if you're bringing young children and how many.
 

PRIMARY STAGING DETAILS: 07-21-18
Staging Time:
1:45 p.m.

Northport VA
Building 92 Lobby
79 Middleville Road
Northport, NY 11768

Ride Captain:

Mary-Ann Barcellona
maryannbarcellona29@gmail.com
646-258-6470
Any questions or concerns please contact me

Special Instructions:

Please do not feed or help feed any of the Veterans that are with us. There are some who are on strict choking precautions and cannot eat any solid food or drink liquids. Ask a nurse if you are unsure when serving burgers and drinks. These patients will have a colored beaded necklace on which we will go over at the beginning of the visits.
 
Please check for contact precaution signs before entering a room to assist a Veteran. If you're unsure please ask a Nurse or RC in charge.
 
Wear gloves if you're handling the food. And wash your hands.
Remember to sign the roster.
 
Please make sure a nurse is present while the Veterans are eating.
 
Please do not take any pictures of the Veterans there. You need permission first.
 
If you or a group are making goodie bags for the Veterans, please check them first for any type of food, socks and bar soaps and remove them from the bags. Any food could be a potential choking hazard for anyone there. All the Veterans are on controlled diets, so anything with sugar/high in carbs can make them sick .

They are all on Fall precautions so socks can only be the non slippery kind.
 

Flags & Water:

Water WILL be provided, please bring your own.


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Submitted By: Mary-Ann Barcellona
Position: Ride Captain

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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

 

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