The Border Search and Rescue Unit is a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation (SCIO 23213) and relies heavily on fundraising to provide the high level of service that we do. Mountain Rescue teams in Scotland receive a small amount of support from the Scottish Executive, although this is not sufficient to cover all of the expenses of running the team, and is not guaranteed for the future. There are a few easy ways to support the team...
Make a donation:
You can donate instantly through our BT Donate page using the 'Donate Now' button above, or if you're holding a sponsored event why not build your own fundraiser page on the BT Donate site and select BSARU as your charity.
If you would like to make a donation by cheque to support the Border Search and Rescue Unit please send it to Secretary BSARU, 7 St Germains House, Longniddry, East Lothian, EH32 OPQ.
Cheques should be made payable to the 'Border Search and Rescue Unit'
If you are a UK tax payer you may be entitled to 'gift aid' your donation which means that we can claim an extra 28p from the Government for every £1 of your donation. So if you 'gift aid' your a donation of £20 it would actually be worth £25.60 to us and at no extra cost to you! To 'gift aid' your donation complete the form below and send it along with you donation.
If you are interested in joining our team, fill in an application form and come along to our Team Recruitment Day, where we can get to know each other and you can find out what is involved!Read more...