Contact Person: Amy McKenna, President
Purpose of Organization:
Miramichi Ground Search and Rescue (MGSAR) is 1 of 10 search and rescue teams located in New Brunswick, Canada. We have the largest jurisdiction in the province with an extremely diverse terrain ranging from Boiestown to Neguac to Mount Carleton Provincial Park to Richibucto.
Programs for Volunteers:
- We offer a variety of free training: Map & Compass, GPS, Wilderness and Remote First Aid, SAREX (electronic) mapping, tracking, leadership courses, etc.
- By volunteering at least 200 hours a year, members could receive a $3000 Tax Credit.
- We have numerous volunteer positions available: Searcher, Instructors, Team Leader, Search Manager, Fundraising, Logistics, Social Media, Executive, Board of Directors, etc.
– Assist Emergency Measures Organization (NB EMO) in a variety of situations: Ice storm, forest fire evacuations, etc