Rescue Lines – Winter 2017 – Foundation Announces Grant & Scholarship Recipients

The Virginia Beach Rescue Squad Foundation is pleased to announce its 2017 Grant recipients, totaling a distribution of just over $100,000, as well as its 2017 Langhorne & Pulley Memorial Scholarships:

Grants went to the following organizations:

COUNCIL OF VIRGINIA BEACH VOLUNTEER RESCUE SQUADS, INC. (RESCUE COUNCIL): $2,600 toward the purchase of portable CO monitors for all ambulance jump bags.

KEMPSVILLE VOLUNTEER RESCUE SQUAD, INC.: $5,560.50 toward the purchase of video laryngoscopes.

OCEAN PARK VOLUNTEER FIRE AND RESCUE SQUAD: $68,941.13 toward the outfitting of one new ambulance.

PRINCESS ANNE COURTHOUSE VOLUNTEER RESCUE SQUAD: $7,500 to enhance recruitment and retention efforts.

VIRGINIA BEACH VOLUNTEER WATER RESCUE TEAM, INC. (MARINE RESCUE): $15,772 toward the purchase of patient recovery equipment and swimmer PPE & safety gear.

Each year, the Foundation distributes funds through the Langhorne & Pulley Memorial Scholarship program to assist eligible volunteer rescue squad members with the costs of their own college/higher education or those of their immediate family members.

2017 Scholarship recipients are:
• Elizabeth Hoobler
• Patrick Kiley
• Amy Lutz-Sexton
• Heather Richardson
• Sidney Roeder
• Tyler Retel
• Megan Snyder
• Austin Tydings

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Rescue Station 17 – Sandbridge
305 Sandbridge Road
PO Box 6113
Virginia Beach, Va. 23456
(757) 385-2917
www.sandbridgerescuesquad.com

Rescue Station 6 – Creeds
595 Princess Anne Road
Virginia Beach, Va. 23457
(757) 385-7306
VBEMS.com – Creeds

Rescue Station 8 – Virginia Beach
1243 Bayne Drive
Virginia Beach., Va. 23454
(757) 437-4830
www.vbvrs.org

Rescue Station 14 – Virginia Beach
740 Virginia Beach Boulevard
Virginia Beach, Va. 23451
(757) 437-4830
www.vbvrs.org

Rescue Station 16 – Plaza
3610 South Plaza Trail
Virginia Beach, Va. 23452
(757) 385-2684
www.plazarescue.com

Rescue Station 9 – Kempsville
5145 Ruritan Court
Virginia Beach, Va. 23462
(757) 340-KVRS
www.kvrs.org

Virginia Beach EMS Headquarters And Training Center
4160 Virginia Beach Blvd.
Virginia Beach, Va. 23452
(757) 385-1999
www.vbems.com

Rescue Station 2 – Davis Corner
4672 Haygood Road
Virginia Beach, Va. 23455
(757) 460-7574
www.dcvrs.org

Rescue Station 4 – Chesapeake Beach
2211 Greenwell Road
Virginia Beach, Va. 23455
(757) 385-7304
www.res4cue.com

Rescue Station 1 – Ocean Park
3769 Shore Drive
PO Box 5545
Virginia Beach, Va. 23455
(757) 464-0594
www.vbrescue1.com