If you feel you'd like to make the world a bit nicer by doing good deeds purely to make others smile, then I hope you find lots of inspiring ideas on this page.
As a Search & Rescue volunteer myself since 2007, I've put together this page to give you an idea of what "SAR" is all about and how you can get involved with a team in your area.
It’s happened once or twice to most people, more to some. I happen to be the ‘some‘. I have opened my doors to many people who are in need, offered my couch, my kitchen as well as laundry services and shower...
Search and Rescue on horseback: a listing of teams and posses in the United States and links to their websites or other contact information
Search and Rescue dogs and their handlers train in Flagstaff and Heber, Arizona.
Photos and information from a technical rock rescue training class for Search and Rescue personnel and other first responders
Learn to follow footprints and other types of clues in all types of terrain.
An annual long weekend of Search and Rescue classes and "tracks"
Technical rescue training with my teammates from Coconino County Sheriff's Search and Rescue team
While it may be fun to shop on occasion for oneself, there are a wealth of benefits to you in donating to a non-profit or other worthy cause. Your donation could help such an organization in ways you couldn't have...