Great Western Air Ambulance
0 missions
in 2014
Needed this year to stay flying

It’s A Charity

You never know when you might need us – It’s yours, it’s a charity, keep it flying.


24/7 365

The critical care team fly seven days a week, 365 days a year and attend over 100 incidents per month.


We Rely On YOU!

We receive no funding from the Government or the National lottery, and rely entirely on the support of our local community to raise the £1.75m that we need to continue operating.

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It's yours, It's a charity, Keep it flying!

Make a donation today

The Great Western Air Ambulance Charity is 100% funded by you.

We receive no government support or money from the NHS.  Getting emergency care in time is the difference between life and death and our ability to save lives is because of you.  Whether a small donation, leaving money in your will or sharing a link on your website or facebook page your support keeps our service available.

If you would like to get involved in any way please take a look around this section. We look forward to hearing from you.


Corporate Partnerships

The Great Western Air Ambulance relies totally on the support of Trusts, Individuals and Companies to keep our crew flying. We are always excited to hear from new and past partners to discuss opportunities to fundraise and increase public profile.

Find out how you can support us
Media Partner for 2014

The Breeze

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Get involved with GWAAC

There are numerous wasy to support the charity. Monthly giving by Direct Debit, one time donations via Paypal or Credit/Debit Card.

Regular giving, and donations to the charity left in your will are just one of the many ways you can keep us flying.

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Volunteering for our charity

From a simple donation to working full time in our offices.  There are a number of ways you can become involved with the Air Ambulance charity and volunteering is one of them.

Our fundrasing and volunteer team are a dedicated bunch and have a lot of fun doing it.  If you would like to get involved with the charity and ‘keep us flying’ we’d love to hear from you.

Find out about volunteering
Fundrasiers at Volunteer Party


Win Win Win on the Air Ambulance Lottery. Giving is Fun!

From just £1 a week you can enter our charity draw to win upto £1000. Make giving fun by playin the lottery with GWAAC. It’ easy to enter and proceeds from the lottery help to keep your air ambulance flying

Sign up to the lotter here
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It's yours, It's a charity, Keep it flying!

We receive no funding and rely on your support.

Events & Challenges

Charity Fundraising – Cheltenham Half Marathon, run for GWAAC!

Can you face a challenge and run the Cheltenham Half Marathon plus raise funds for YOUR local Air Ambulance?

07/09/2014 at All Day

Charity Fundraising GWAAC Sky-Dive – 7th September

Come and join our charity GWAAC Sky-Dive in September, sign up soon!

07/09/2014 at All Day

Fundraising Charity Store Collection – Midcounties Co-Op, Stroud

Can you spare an hour or two to help us raise funds for GWAAC – YOUR local air ambulance?

12/09/2014 at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Midcounties Co-Operative, Stroud, Stroud Glos

Charity Fundraising Store Collection – Midcounties Co-Operative, Coleford

Can you spare an hour or two to help our staff at a bucket collection at Coleford, Glos?

13/09/2014 at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Midcounties Co-Operative, Coleford Glos


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