Water Search and Rescue Team - 10x Team Safety Kit

by Richard Bower in Tewkesbury, England, United Kingdom

We did it
On 29th March 2021 we successfully raised £17,580 ( + est. £847.00 Gift Aid ) with 130 supporters in 40 days

Another 10 members have joined the team, we need to raise funds for personal kit bags for them to train and become operational at £1742 each

by Richard Bower in Tewkesbury, England, United Kingdom

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Zoe Lamb 16th March 2021

My brother went missing on a night out for 28 days and the local Search and Rescue team were amazing and put so many hours and effort in cold conditions to help find him so I know how important all of this kit is for each responder.

Paul Ashby 10th March 2021

It's great to be part of this amazing team. Lets keep the donations coming and ensure we can kit out all the New Starters with the kit they require (just like we all have) to do what we do best.... Save Lives!

Kim Ashby 7th March 2021

Happy to help this special team of volunteers, including my brother, Paul Ashby, get a bit closer to their fundraising target. Thank you for all that you do.

Kim Ashby 22nd February 2021

So proud of my brother, Paul Ashby, that I am donating again to help this special group get the equipment they need to keep them safe.

Rewards

This project offers rewards in return for your donation.

£400 or more

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£400 - Outdoor adventure with Inspired Adventure

Enjoy a day's climbing coaching, bushcraft instruction, or paddling in the Wye Valley or half day's gorge scrambling in South Wales for 4 with Inspired Adventure RRP is £400! Date will be arranged once lockdown restrictions have been lifted and may not be on the date suggested below!

£5 or more

£5 buys the head torch batteries for a responder

£5 buys the head torch batteries for a responder. This will give you the peace of mind that a Responder can see where they are going, search in the dark, and also be seen in the dark. Leaves you Light and refreshed that our work can go on and on and on and on and on ..... you get the idea!

£7 or more

2009 Signed England Rugby Shirt RAFFLE Ticket

We have had three 2009 Signed England Rugby Shirt with Certificates donated to us as rewards. Take a gamble and pay £7 for a chance to be the lucky winner of this one, or click the other reward for £150 to get your hands on one of the other two!

£8 or more

Get a Friends of WSART car window sticker & bug

If you pledge £8 or more we will send you a window sticker showing your support for the charity and what we do!

£10 or more

£10 Reward - a little goes a long way

If you aren't in a position to pledge an amount to fund a single item or bag, donating a little can still go a long way! Sometimes when out on searches finding a small thing can lead to finding the target.

£17 or more

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Receive a Crewsaver 5L dry bag

Receive a 5L crewsaver dry bag from Extrabits Trading Ltd. (RRP £18) Crewsaver Bute dry bags offer a complete range of dry bags in varying sizes to suit all of your needs. Each bag in the range is a tough, multi-purpose dry bag ideal for carrying surface watersport gear. The semi-opaque panel that runs the length of each bag makes it easy to find what you’re looking for.

£20 or more

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Receive a 10L Crewsaver dry bag

Receive a 10L Crewsaver dry bag from Extrabits Trading Ltd. (RRP £21) Crewsaver Bute dry bags offer a complete range of dry bags in varying sizes to suit all of your needs. Each bag in the range is a tough, multi-purpose dry bag ideal for carrying surface watersport gear. The semi-opaque panel that runs the length of each bag makes it easy to find what you’re looking for.

£25 or more

2 of 5 claimed

Receive a 55L Crewsaver dry bag

Receive a 55L crewsaver dry bag from Extrabits Trading Ltd. (RRP £28) Crewsaver Bute dry bags offer a complete range of dry bags in varying sizes to suit all of your needs. Each bag in the range is a tough, multi-purpose dry bag ideal for carrying surface watersport gear. The semi-opaque panel that runs the length of each bag makes it easy to find what you’re looking for.

£30 or more

£30 receive a WSART 2022 Calendar

Pledge £30 or more and get a WSART 2022 Wall calendar showing some of the places we go and some of the training we do. We'll also include one of our little googly eye bugs to keep an eye on things!

£40 or more

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Family ticket GloucesterWarwickshire Steam Railway

Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway have donated a family ticket for the railway that runs right past our base! The ticket can only be used once they return to normal timetables but will allow a trip on the volunteer operated heritage railway in Gloucestershire and Worcestershire offering a round trip of 28 miles with stunning countryside views! RRP £50!

£90 or more

£90 fund a helmet - get a FoWSART cap!

If you pledge £90, the cost of rescue Helmet we will send you a Friends of Water Search and Rescue Team Cap!

£100 or more

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A 2009 Signed England Rugby Shirt with Certificate

We have had three 2009 Signed England Rugby Shirt with Certificates donated to us as rewards. Take a gamble and pay £7 for a chance to be the luck winner of one, or click this reward for £100 to get your hands on one of the other two!

£1,000 or more

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£1000Reward - Bag Branding to show your support!

If you Sponsor with £1000 we will be able to Brand the front pocket of the Typhoon bag to show that it was Supported by with your name or Business, as well as being mentioned on our Charity Friends of Water Search and Rescue Team website. www.fowsart.org.uk We will also send you a Friends of Water Search and Rescue Calendar and Hat!

£1,742 or more

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£1742 Reward - Come and join a training session.

If you are able to donate enough for a whole kit bag, once restrictions allow we will invite you and another person to join the team at one of our monthly training sessions so you can see how the equipment is used and why it's required and even join in the fun!

£350 or more

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A weeks stay at a 5* holiday apartment Port Isaac

A weeks stay at a 5* holiday apartment in Port Isaac. Between September ‘21 and March ‘22 (exc. the weeks over Christmas and New Year). https://www.tripadvisor.co.uk/VacationRentalReview-g186242-d2278564-The_Old_Bakehouse-Port_Isaac_Cornwall_England.html#travelerReviews


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