As a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, the ASRC endeavors to keep its operating costs to a minimum. Members provide their own personal gear, transportation, and training. We are proud to provide our services at no cost to anyone in need. Your tax-deductible donation helps defray Conference expenses and allows us to continue operating throughout the mid-Atlantic region. All donations are fully tax-deductible.

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If you have a search and rescue emergency, do not call the ASRC directly. Dial 911 and report the incident to local authorities.

If you are a Virginia State or Local Agency and need our assistance, please contact the Virginia Department of Emergency Management (VDEM) at (804) 674-2400.

If you would like to contact the ASRC, and do not have an emergency, please e-mail the ASRC Chair.