The West Vancouver Marine Rescue Society began operations in 1987 based in Fisherman’s Cove. Station 1 has 45 qualified coxswains and crew, and provides search and rescue operations covering the waters of Howe Sound, the Straight of Georgia, False Creek and English Bay up to the Lions Gate Bridge.
Donations to the West Vancouver Marine Rescue Society Fund will be used to support the Royal Canadian Marine Search and Rescue Station #1- West Vancouver to cover operating and equipment costs.
- In order to properly recognize all donors for their contributions, West Vancouver Foundation will share your name and donation amount with the fund representative unless you have checked the anonymous box on the donation form.
- This fund’s granting purpose is subject to change.