Volunteerism is alive and well in GA!
There are several aviation volunteer programs for pilots and their aircraft. As well, people interested in aviation can support and get involved with these organizations which supply critical services across Canada and beyond.
If you love aviation, are specifically interested in GA and/or are an experienced pilot, check-out some of these great causes. Remember, there’s something for every skill-level, pocket and cause.
Animals: Pilots & Paws Canada – http://pilotsnpawscanada.com
“Pilots N Paws Canada brings together the skills of a national community of volunteers that can provide free air transportation to Canadian rescues and shelters.”
Search & Rescue: CASARA – http://www.casara.ca
“When lives are in danger, CASARA volunteers are ready, willing and able to provide assistance. No matter what the challenge, 2,800 volunteers nationwide are called upon to search for individuals who are lost or in distress.”
Patient Transport: Hope Air – https://hopeair.ca
“Since 1986, Hope Air has been arranging free flights to get financially-disadvantaged Canadians to the healthcare they need.”
LightHawk’s mission is to accelerate conservation success through the powerful perspective of flight.
Even if you just fancy donating a few loonies, lend a hand to these great GA causes and help them make the skies a little bluer for some special causes.