St John Rescue needs Jaws of Life

St. John Rescue is an all-volunteer non-profit organization on the small island of St. John in the U.S. Virgin Islands.  St. John Rescue is  dedicated to providing emergency rescue and medical support services to St. John's EMS, Police, Fire, National Park and Health Clinic personnel.

The heroic recovery of a truck driver who was stuck in the wreckage of his truck in Feburary unfortuately destroyed St. John Rescue's Jaws of Life.  We are starting an emergency campaign with a goal of $50,000.  The first $25,000 will pay for one Jaws of Life. But safety means we need redundancy - at least two of everything.

Although prices for the Jaws of Life can vary, St. John Rescue is seeking a new Holmatro brand for a couple of reasons. This is the brand used by Coral Bay Fire so we want to have the ability to have the tools interchangeable. Second, this brand is familiar to our volunteers. Sometimes buying used is ok, but when it comes to saving lives St. John rescue needs a brand that is reliable!

St. John Rescue is there for everyone. Tourists, school children, businesses, villa owners....it's your turn now! Please give generously!  Thank You!!

The donation that gets us to the $25,000 mark wins a prize.

Note, all donations are tax deductible. A receipt will be forward to your email address provided.

Donations (0)

  • Maitri Erwin 
    • $250 
    • 52 mos
  • Brenda McNatt 
    • $250 
    • 52 mos
  • Jon and Maureen Miner 
    • $100 
    • 52 mos
  • John Bittner 
    • $100 
    • 53 mos
  • DIANE LIBBY PAUL ANGELIDES 
    • $350 
    • 53 mos

Organizer 

Cindy Edge 
Organizer
St John, VI
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