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Help save local lives

We receive no day-to-day government funding and rely on your donations, no matter how big or small.

It’s because of people like you that we are able to save lives.

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Here when you need us

Our committed team are on stand-by, every day of the year. 

We attend 4 incidents every day, saving local lives. Whoever you are, we are there when you need us.

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Get involved in our work

We need people to volunteer their time and help keep us flying!

Could you help out at a fundraising event, in our office, or talk to people about what we do?

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Corporate

Corporate Partnerships

Show people you care about saving lives in your area by becoming a GWAAC partner. 

Working together, we can keep providing this life saving service to your community. There are lots of activities you and your organization can get involved in, and our friendly fundraising team are here to help you choose and plan what works best for your company and employees. 

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Individuals

Individual fundraising

From holding events to taking part in sponsored challenges, there are so many ways to get involved and help the team! 

We are always happy to hear fundraising ideas, or to help you plan events to raise money. It’s the support of individuals like you that make it possible for us to save the lives of people in your area. If you would like to know more about getting involved, speak to the fundraising team.

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Volunteer

Come & work with us!

We are always looking for volunteers to help out the GWAAC team. 

Whether you can help in our offices, have a collection box, take part in a sponsored activity or host a fundraising event, we need you! 

We are only able to do what we do because of people like you who are willing to give up some of their precious time to provide this vital service to their community. Do something amazing and help us save lives. 

Become a volunteer

Lottery

Air Ambulance Lottery

Help save local lives and be in with a chance of winning up to £1000 by playing our lottery! 

With a donation of just £1 a week (or more if you can spare it!) you will be entered into our Air Ambulance Lottery. Make giving fun, and help save the lives of people in your area. What could be easier than that! (You must be aged 16 or over to play the lottery)

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Events & Challenges

Bristol Nightrider

Join Team GWAAC on 1/2 July for the Bristol Nightrider 2017 challenge! If you’re looking for a unique challenge, a great night out, and want to raise vital funds for GWAAC, then this is the event for you! Yes, this is a bike ride with a difference… it’s at night! Nightrider is a fully-supported charity bike […]

01/07/2017 - 02/07/2017 at 9:00 pm - 6:00 am

Ride4Life 2017

Bristol will vibrate with the roar of Harley’s, Triumph’s and Yamaha’s as Great Western Air Ambulance Chairty’s Ride4Life event returns to the city. Bikers will have the chance to join hundreds of others on a rideout through Bristol to support the Great Western Air Ambulance Charity. Whether you’re brand new to two wheels, a born-again […]

09/07/2017 at All Day
Clifton Rugby Club, Bristol

The Stow Cotswold Festival, Stow-on-the-Wold

The Stow Cotswold Festival is a charity event that aims to promote Stow and celebrate traditional Cotswold life, crafts and heritage. The festival will be held at the Square in the lovely market town of Stow-on-the-Wold on Saturday the 15th of July. All profits from the festival will be divided between three local charities –  the […]

15/07/2017 at 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
The Square Stow-on-the-Wold, Stow-on-the-Wold The Cotswolds

Rood Rampage 2017, Rood Ashton Wiltshire

The Great Western Air Ambulance Charity is looking for all those brave enough to get wet and muddy for GWAAC at this year’s Rood Rampage! Rood Rampage is a ‘tough mudder’ style endurance race located in Rood Ashton, Wiltshire. The 10km course takes in extreme terrain and 35 obstacles, including Rood Ashton Lake. Why not watch […]

16/07/2017 at All Day
Rood Ashton, Trowbridge Wiltshire

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