On Saturday March 23 2019 the Province of BC announced the largest funding grant to the 80 recognized ground search and rescues groups in BC. BCSARA President Chris Kelly and AdventureSmart Director Sandra Riches responded to Minister Farnworth’s announcement.
McAllister declared elected by acclamation to the position of BCSARA Treasurer.
In anticipation of government approval of a variant of the ASM, BCSARA wishes to initiate planning on some of the steps that will be required in both governance and structure to meet the needs of the new model
2019 Director Election Announcement
BCSARA is looking to increase marketing and awareness of your group through content on our YouTube channel and other social media by profiling the outstanding training, operational tasks and other events that happen so often in all groups
The Mountain Rescue Association’s 2018 Spring Conference will be held on June 7-10 2018 at the Goldeye Centre in Nordegg, Alberta, Canada
Conference registration deadline is May 18th
The National Search and Rescue Secretariat SAR Awards have been replaced with the new Emergency Management Exemplary Service Award (EMSA), formally announced on December 22nd, 2017.
Call for expressions of interest for the BCSARA Technology Committee
FOR DISTRIBUTION TO GSAR GROUPS, AGENCIES, AND INDIVIDUALS WHO MAY BE INTERESTED Attached is a Call for Expressions of Interest for volunteer positions on a Technical Rescue Committee and sub-committees. The information to be included in applications is detailed within the document. This is a re-issuance of a call that was distributed on November 5th, …
At the end of each year, many people and businesses extend their generosity or look to improve their tax situation by donating to various causes and charities. We would like to take the time to remind everyone not one of the 80 recognized ground search and rescue (GSAR) groups, the volunteer air (EMBC Air) groups, or …