Latest grant to Warwickshire & Northamptonshire Air Ambulance from Warwickshire Freemasons brings total donation to £2.1 million
A grant of £4,000 to the Warwickshire & Northamptonshire Air Ambulance from Warwickshire Freemasons has brought the total Masonic support given to air ambulances across the country to £2.1 million since 2007.
The Warwickshire & Northamptonshire Air Ambulance operates across the two counties and has achieved more than 27,000 successful missions, including over 135 in the last month.
The grant, which comes through the Masonic Charitable Foundation, is funded by Freemasons and their families from across England and Wales.
During 2017, Freemasons from around the country will be presenting 20 regional air ambulances with grants totalling £180,000.
Chloe Bass, Fundraising Manager of Warwickshire & Northamptonshire Air Ambulance said:
“We are very grateful to Warwickshire Freemasons for their continuing generosity. Without support like this the Air Ambulance would not be able to carry on flying and our life-saving work could not continue.”
John Hayward from Warwickshire Freemasons said:
“We are proud to be able to support the Warwickshire & Northamptonshire Air Ambulance. Thanks to the tireless efforts of their doctors and aircrew, many lives of local people are saved every year.”
Warwickshire & Northamptonshire Air Ambulance relies entirely on charitable grants and donations. To make a donation, visit www.theairambulanceservice.org.uk