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Welcome to VISAR.org.

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There are 8766 hours in a year.

Thanks to our volunteers, sponsors, and donations from people like you,
Virgin Islands Search And Rescue can be on call for all of them.

Our Mission is to save lives at sea.

Virgin Islands Search And Rescue is a Non-Profit Organisation

Virgin Islands Search And Rescue is a Non-Profit Organisation

VISAR relies entirely on donations from members, corporate sponsors and fundraising efforts, in order to stay in operation. Much of our support comes from the Bareboat Charter Community in the form of a program that began in 1981 called "Dollar Per Person."

Training and cooperation with the United States Coast Guard

Training and cooperation with the United States Coast Guard

The British Virgin Islands, being near to Puerto Rico and the USVI, provide VISAR unique opportunities to cross-train with US Coast Guard crew. This train is to benefit both crews in the event there is ever need for medical evacuation from the sea.

Common areas for Marine Emergencies.

The locations have been chosen based on historical data.

A warm thanks to all of our supporters and sponsors.

Without your exceedingly generous contributions, this organisation simply would not be what is it today. From all of the Volunteers, Crew, and Board of Directors, we lend our most sincere gratitude.