We love “working” at outdoor events and can be found on Saturday 16th April at the “Dirty Dozen Races” on the Hole Park Estate, near Cranbrook. Some of KSAR’s Water Search Teams will be using kayaks, canoes, PFDs, dry-suits and throw-lines (as well as flasks of steaming hot coffee for personal consumption) to make sure competitors safely >>Read the full article…
Our new banners and flyers have been handed over to Invicta Grammar School, Maidstone, who are holding several RAG (Raise and Give) events to raise money for us this year.
Kent Search and Rescue have been recognised by The High Sheriff of Kent with an award for “valuable contribution to the community”. The presentation at County Hall, Maidstone, saw the team receive a framed certificate and a cheque for £350. Thank you to William Alexander, The High Sheriff of Kent.
We have just received a cheque for £817.95 as proceeds from the evening’s raffle at the KCA, presented by Sangeeta from 6pm News South East. THANK YOU VERY MUCH KENT CHARITY AWARDS! Congratulations to Abigail’s Footsteps, this year’s well-deserved winners!
Last year Kent Search and Rescue were the winners of the very first Kent Charity Awards, so couldn’t enter again this year. Tonight is the night for other great Kent charities to be recognised at the 2nd KCA at the Leas Cliff Hall, Folkestone. Good luck everyone!
Thank you to Orvecare for donating more kit today: 4 x Multi-mover sheets & 10 x Emergency Thermal Blankets. They said “it is always a pleasure to help a good charity and we will keep supporting you.” Could YOUR business also help support us? Please get in touch here.
Thank you also to Dover Deanery Women’s Fellowship for their donation.
Thank you to The Kent Dark Chocolate Company for another donation.
KSAR is one of the three selected charities in the latest round of the Community Matters programme at John Lewis, Ashford: The charities we’re supporting from February 2016 – April 2016 are: Hi Kent Kent Search and Rescue Ashford Family Nursery JL customers are asked to vote for their favourite of the three, with each >>Read the full article…
Many thanks to Dave (Jock) Anderson for nominating Kent Search and Rescue for the LLOYD’S MARKET CHARITY AWARDS. Here’s Jock collecting a cheque for £2000 on our behalf. We are very grateful to Lloyd’s Charities Trust for their generosity.