In light of the Corona Virus/COVID-19 pandemic that we find ourselves in at this time, Lakeside Volunteer Rescue Squad (LVRS) is reacting to ensure that not only are you, our community, but also our LVRS members are taking all precautions to protect our patients, ourselves and our families.
On May 19th, 2019 at Kings Dominion, in Doswell, VA, the Lakeside Volunteer Rescue Squad (LVRS) was honored to receive the Old Dominion EMS Alliance’s Regional EMS Award for 2019 Outstanding Agency of the Year. The award was presented to them by special guest and presenter, Chip Decker, CEO of Richmond Ambulance Authority. This awardContinue reading “Volunteer Rescue Squad Recognized as Outstanding EMS Agency by Regional EMS Council”
The Daily Point of Light Award is presented by Points of Light each day, celebrating the power of individuals to spark change and improve the world. We are honored to have our agency’s president, Ryan Scarbrough to be today’s Daily Point of Light! For the full Press release from Points of Light please visit: http://www.pointsoflight.org/programs/recognition/dpol/awards/6318Continue reading “Lakeside Volunteer Rescue Squad Member Honored with National Recognition Today”
By: Henrico County Government The Board of Supervisors on Tuesday (May 23, 2018) recognized 20 career and volunteer emergency personnel for their efforts that helped save the lives of two individuals, including an employee of the Department of Public Works. On April 13, Medic Unit 15 from the Lakeside Volunteer Rescue Squad was dispatched to OakviewContinue reading “Lakeside Members Efforts Helped Save the Lives of Two Individuals in Two Days”
Lakeside Volunteer Rescue Squad was recently recognized for our transparency with a Bronze Seal on our GuideStar Nonprofit Profile! GuideStar is the world’s largest source of information on nonprofit organizations. More than 8 million visitors per year and a network of 200+ partners use GuideStar data to grow support for nonprofits. In order to getContinue reading “LVRS Recognized with GuideStar 2017 Bronze Seal”
Please help us congratulate 49 of our members who received the President’s Volunteer Service Award on May 23. The award ceremony was held at Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens with family and friends in attendance. The award recognizes those who have achieved a minimum number of hours of service to our community. These volunteers serve the community by responding toContinue reading “Volunteers Awarded for a Lifetime of Service”
I’m in the back of a Lakeside ambulance and I’m speeding down I-95. I’m not hurt or sick, thankfully, but I’m on my way to help someone who is. Well, all right, I’m not there to help, I’m there to observe. In the front seat of the massive white and neon vehicle sit Andy IngeContinue reading “We’re Here to Save Your Life – Henrico’s LGBT Emergency Medical Technicians”