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Rogers Donates $1 Million to B.C. Search and Rescue Association (BCSARA) to Support British Columbia Communities in Need 

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Nov. 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — In response to devastating floods and the state of emergency declared in British Columbia, Rogers Communications today announced it is donating $1 million to B.C. Search and Rescue Association (BCSARA) through a new multi-year partnership.  The donation will provide immediate and long-term support to critical search and rescue services in B.C. It will also support the organization’s legacy fund and new technology and specialized equipment for the 79 local teams and 3,000 professional volunteers, all of whom have been called upon to conduct air, swift water, and marine rescues in multiple communities, as well as assist with evacuations and recoveries from flooded properties.  Read More