On Sunday, July 24, the Sylvan Beach Pirates Weekend committee will host the Second Annual Pirate 5k Rum Runner to support the Sitrin Health Care Center’s Stars and Stripes Run~Walk, the primary fundraiser for Sitrin’s Military Rehabilitation Program.
Through this year’s Boilermaker Charity Bib Program, a team of 18 runners, walkers and wheelchair racers raised more than $9,500 for the Sitrin Health Care Center to support Sitrin’s new NeuroCare program, Upstate New York’s first and only long-term care program for individuals with ALS and Huntington’s Disease.
Starting Friday, July 22, 2016, more than 100 veterans and family members will pitch tents, roll out sleeping bags and unplug from technology at Camp Sitrin during Sitrin’s Third Annual Warrior Retreat, a free camping weekend filled with fun activities and healing experiences.
On Saturday, September 17, hundreds of individuals will walk, run, and fundraise to support the Sitrin Health Care Center’s Military Rehabilitation Program at Sitrin’s 5th Annual Stars and Stripes Run~Walk, presented by Adirondack Bank. This patriotic event, to take place at the SUNY Polytechnic Institute, features a 5k run, 5k wheelchair race, 2-mile walk, and military-inspired obstacle course.
On Sunday, July 17, the Annual Central New York (CNY) Youth Fishing Educators Youth Fishing Derby will once again offer a free day of catch-and-release fishing at Camp Sitrin from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. for local children under the age of 15.
This February, the New Hartford American Legion Auxiliary Unit 1376 hosted its 3rd Annual Wine Tasting to benefit the Sitrin Health Care Center’s Stars & Stripes Run~Walk, the primary fundraiser for the Sitrin Military Rehabilitation Program. More than 200 people attended this popular fundraiser, which raised more than $6,100.
To kick off Utica’s Boilermaker Weekend, the Sitrin Health Care Center, major sponsor of the world-renowned race’s Wheelchair Division, will host the annual Boilermaker Wheelchair Reception on Thursday, July 7, from 5 to 6:30 p.m. on the upper level of the Sitrin Medical Rehabilitation Center.
Chicken BBQ Fundraiser to Support Veterans
June 29 2016
On Saturday, July 9, 2016, eight-year-old philanthropist, Owen Jassak, will host a Chicken BBQ fundraiser at the New York Mills Bell Festival to benefit Sitrin’s Military Rehabilitation Program.
On Wednesday, June 22, the Sitrin Health Care Center will host a kick-off party for its 5th Annual Stars and Stripes Run~Walk from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Sitrin Community Center.
On Thursday, June 16, 2016, eight graduates from Sitrin’s Child Care Center received their diplomas at a special ceremony.