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County Executive Cheryl DiNolfo with Jerry Butterbrodt and Rich Stewart announce the 2019 Rochester International Airshow featuring the U.S.A.F Thunderbirds.

March 22nd, 2019


County Executive Cheryl DiNolfo with Jerry Butterbrodt and Rich Stewart at the airport on March 21 to announce the 2019 Rochester International Airshow on Aug 24 & 25 featuring the U.S.A.F Thunderbirds. The presenting sponsor is American Equipment of Farmington, NY. Proceeds from the weekend will benefit Honor Flight Rochester.

February 2019 Newsletter

February 28th, 2019

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October 2018 HFR Newsletter

November 3rd, 2018

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August 2018 HFR Newsletter

September 4th, 2018

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June 2018 HFR Newsletter

June 26th, 2018

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HFR Co-Founder and Chairman Peter J. Glennon Selected to NYS Senate Veteran Hall of Fame Class of 2018

May 15th, 2018

HFR Co-Founder, Chairman of the Board Peter J. Glennon Selected to NYS Senate Veteran Hall of Fame Class of 2018

ROCHESTER, NY – Peter J. Glennon, co-founder and chairman of the board of directors for Honor Flight Rochester, Inc. (HFR), is among this year’s honorees selected to the New York State Senate’s Veterans Hall of Fame. Glennon is the principal of The Glennon Law Firm, P.C. He retired from the U.S. Air Force/New York Air National Guard with the rank of major after more than 24 years of service.

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HFR at the Lilac Festival

May 10th, 2018

Visit Honor Flight Rochester at the Lilac Festival!  Come see our booth and talk with our staff.

HOMETOWN HEROES DAY TO BENEFIT HONOR FLIGHT OF ROCHESTER

Opening Day with Special guest Joe Brucato Friday May 11th

Begins at 11:30am at the Highland and South entrance

Join us as we kick off the Festival honoring all veterans, active military and service men and women. Attendees are encouraged to purchase a small American flag which they will plant in large six foot letters spelling out USA. The letters will remain on display throughout the festival as Honor Flight of Rochester continues their fundraising efforts.

Joe Brucato, local singer/songwriter will be playing his patriotic originals with Mike Gladstone.

https://www.rochesterevents.com/lilac-festival

Peter Glennon will speak at 11:30, Rich Stewart at 7:30 am.  See you there!

7th Annual Week For HFR In Victor – Supporting Businesses

May 7th, 2018

Click on the link below to see the list of business supporting Victor Honor Flight Week Friday May 4 to Friday May 11

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April 2018 HFR Newsletter

April 30th, 2018

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HFR Newsletter April 2018

8th Annual Victor Week for Honor Flight May 4 – 11th

April 28th, 2018

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Please join us at the:

8th Annual Victor Week for Honor Flight May 4 – 11th, 2018

 

Whose spectacular success over the years has raised funds for 151 veterans to take their “Trips of a lifetime to DC.”

 

Thank you to all at Victor Parks & Recreation Department and the dozens and dozens of supporting Victor merchants for making this happen!

 

MOE’S Southwest Grill FUNDRAISER Friday May 11 only – Tell the cashier you are eating at Moe’s on that Friday so a donation will be made to Honor Flight Rochester. You will help send more veterans to DC. Invite your friends to join you. THANK YOU MOE’S!

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Mission 68
September 28-29
Unfortunately veterans cannot choose what flight they will travel on due to medical and logistic issues associated with the flight process. We also encourage veterans from the Syracuse and Buffalo area's to visit and register with their local Honor Flight hubs before registering with Rochester Honor Flight.