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 CAF Donate page using the 'Donate' form below. If you are a fundraiser and want to set up a fundraising page for BSARU, please contact us using the form at the bottom of the page and we can arrange for a page to be set up for you. You can use your credit or debit card through our secure donation platform at CAF Donate.
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.
You may like to consider leaving a legacy to BSARU in your will after you have made sure your loved ones will be looked after. As little as 1% of your residual estate can make a big difference to our Charity - helping to keep our volunteers safe with proper equipment and vehicles, and making sure that BSARU will continue our valuable work in the community for years to come.