This family-friendly event supports Sitrin's STARS (Success Through Adaptive Recreation and Sports) Program and pits wheelchair athletes against local celebrities for two challenging and entertaining 20-minute halves.
On Memorial Day, Monday, May 30, 2016, the American Legion 1118 Auxiliary will host a Fill-the-Hill fundraiser to honor military service men and women, and raise funds for Sitrin’s Stars and Stripes Run~Walk.
Tickets are selling quickly for the 14th Annual Sitrin Celebrity Classic Wheelchair Basketball Game, to be held on Thursday, April 14 at 6:30 p.m. at the Utica College Clark Athletic Center gymnasium.
Start the game clock! Local celebrities will once again take to the court to face-off in wheelchairs against Sitrin’s STARS (Success Through Adaptive Recreation and Sports) athletes in the 14th Annual Celebrity Classic Wheelchair Basketball Game on Thursday, April 14, 2016 at 6:30 p.m. in the Utica College Clark Athletic Center.
According to the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, nearly one in 12 children ages 3 to 17 has had a disorder related to voice, speech, language or swallowing in the past 12 months. In addition, less than half of them receive intervention often due to lack of awareness of treatment options available or limited services in one’s area.
The American Legion Department of New York recently honored the Sitrin Health Care Center with the Red, White and Blue Award, which commends individuals and organizations for promoting patriotism within the community.
The Mohawk Valley Association of REALTORS (MVAR) held a Valentine’s Day gift drive last month to benefit local veterans. More than 25 shoe boxes, bags, and boxes, filled with toiletries, candy, clothing, and more, were donated to veterans in the Sitrin Health Care Center’s Military Rehabilitation Program this Valentine’s Day.
More than 100 bowlers participated in the 2nd Annual Veterans Victory Bowl in January to benefit the Sitrin Health Care Center’s Stars and Stripes Run~Walk, the primary fundraiser for Sitrin’s Military Rehabilitation Program. For the second year in a row, Whitestown Post 1113 took home the first place prize – bragging rights and a traveling plaque. This tournament is sponsored by the Western Memorial Post 1846 Ladies Auxiliary, Vista Lanes and the New Hartford American Legion Post 1376.
On Saturday, February 27, the New Hartford American Legion Auxiliary Unit 1376 will host its 3rd Annual Wine Tasting Fundraiser to benefit the Sitrin Health Care Center’s Stars & Stripes Run~Walk, the primary fundraiser for the Sitrin Military Rehabilitation Program.