Posts Tagged: volunteer

“Without my 8 years in Virginia Beach EMS, I would never have been brave enough to go to New York.” Marie Boyd-EMT

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In June, 2020, the Virginian Pilot started a series,“The Essentials,” depicting the stories of the workers on the front lines of the coronavirus crisis. Marie Boyd, a former volunteer with the Rescue Squads of Virginia Beach shared her story about working on the front lines of the COVID19 Pandemic in New York City. “Without my…

Congratulations To The 2020 Langhorne & Pulley Memorial Scholarship Recipients

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Repost permission by the VA Beach Rescue Squad Foundation Awarded In Partnership By VBVRS And VBRSF May 31, 2020- Virginia Beach The ten student recipients of the 2020 Langhorne & Pulley Memorial Scholarship have been announced. This memorial scholarship was created in 2008 and is co-funded by the Virginia Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad and the Virginia Beach Rescue Squad Foundation. 2020…

Congratulations Ellen McBride 2019 Recipient Virginia Gilpin Distinguished Service Award

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Repost VBRS Foundation June 18th 2020-Virginia Beach – Ellen McBride is awarded the Virginia Beach Rescue Squad Foundation’s 2019 Virginia Gilpin Distinguished Service Award. She will be presented the award at the organization’s Annual Leadership Dinner at a date to be determined.  This prestigious annual award is presented to an honoree whose outstanding actions and…

Thank You Clay Camp For Serving 43 Years With The Virginia Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad

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A heartfelt thank you to Virginia Beach Volunteer Rescue Squad [Station 8-14] Life member Clay Camp, who has retired after 43 years of public safety service to the citizens of Virginia Beach and his rescue family. Like many EMS volunteers before him, Clay started out as an Emergency Medical Technician, more commonly known as an…

Meet Virginia Beach EMS Career Medic Dylan LaMontia.

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Our final new Paramedic is Dylan LaMontia. He is proud to be joining Virginia Beach EMS as a paramedic. His volunteer and career history span 17 years and cover a wide range of emergency service disciplines. In 2003, Dylan became a firefighter and emergency medical responder. Shortly after achieving his EMR, he earned his emergency…