Luncheon to Honor 30 Veterans at Garden Gate Health Care Facility

Luncheon to Honor 30 Veterans at Garden Gate Health Care Facility

MEDIA ADVISORY

CONTACT:       Dawn Harsch, director of corporate communications, (716) 479-3865

Rhonda Gorman, activity director, (716) 668-8100

DATE:              November 5, 2021

 

Luncheon to Honor 30 Veterans at Garden Gate Health Care Facility

WHO:              Thirty veterans residing at Garden Gate Health Care Facility, along with staff and guest entertainers.

WHAT:            Thirty (30) veterans will enjoy a special Veterans Day catered luncheon in their honor. The program will begin with a flag ceremony and reciting of the Pledge of Allegiance followed by the Star-Spangled Banner, a Veterans Day poem and the reading of each veteran’s name and service branch.

In addition, custom flags bearing each veteran’s name will be presented to them and hung on the walls outside their rooms. The entranceway to the facility will also be lined with lawn signs listing each veteran’s name and branch of service.

Entertainment will be provided by Dick O’Dell’s 23 Skidoo with the theme of Veterans Saluting Veterans after a catered chicken parmesan luncheon. “We’re honored to be able to recognize our veterans during this luncheon and to thank them for their service to our country,” stated Activity Director, Rhonda Gorman.

WHEN:             Monday, November 8, 2021

Arrival 11am – 11:30 am

Ceremony – 11:45 am

Lunch – 12 noon – 12:15 pm

Entertainment – 12:30 pm

WHERE:           Garden Gate Health Care Facility, 2365 Union Rd, Cheektowaga 14227 (between Losson and French Roads).

MISC.:             Garden Gate Health Care Facility provides 24-hour skilled nursing care, subacute care and respite/short-term care. It is rated five stars out of five by the federal government and continuously scores in the top quintile of New York State’s quality metric. Learn more at www.mcguriegroup.com.

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