2020: 58 Callouts | 2019: 61 Callouts


18th June 2020

COVID-19 – PPE care home deliveries

Following last Thursday's collection of bulk PPE supplies for Redcar & Cleveland Borough Council, our Team members have been continuing this vital voluntary work. Supporting the local community during the COVID-19 pandemic is a natural extension of our core search & rescue role, whilst we have the temporary capacity to do so. In recent days we've been distributing smaller quantities of…

12th June 2020

COVID-19 bulk PPE collection

Members of the Team have been deployed yesterday and today collecting and delivering bulk PPE supplies for Redcar & Cleveland Borough Council to be used within their care services. This voluntary work forms part of our commitment to support the local community during the on-going COVID-19 pandemic. Using our Mercedes GLC (on-loan from Mercedes-Benz of Teesside) with our water / flood rescue trailer…

10th June 2020

Aviva Crowd Funding Appeal – one week in

We are now one-week into our crowd funding appeal to raise £2,000. Our traditional fundraising methods have been significantly impacted by the COVID-19 restrictions and so we are having to think of alternative ways to raise funds in order to continue to provide our normal level of service. Hence, this crowd funding appeal in partnership with the Aviva Community Fund.…

3rd June 2020

Aviva Crown Funding Appeal

This week has seen a huge hike in requests for our service. We need help with raising funds to cover our core running costs so that as a Team we can continue to respond to our search and rescue Call-Outs and maintain our community support work. Our traditional fundraising methods have been massively affected by COVID-19 and as such we…

29th May 2020

Thank you – local funding organisations

As with many charities our normal fundraising activities are at a virtual standstill due to the COVID-19 restrictions. By now we should have attended eight significant fundraising events this year (with others provisionally scheduled) but the majority of these had to be cancelled leading to a significant funding shortfall for the Team. Local funding bodies have responded positively to our…

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