Global Rescue, a travel risk and crisis management firm providing the finest medical, security, evacuation and travel intelligence services to enterprises, governments, associations and individuals, today announced its partnership with Trout Unlimited, the nation’s preeminent coldwater conservation organization to benefit North America’s coldwater fisheries and thousands of anglers.
“Over 99 percent of Trout Unlimited members fish and whether it is on their local water or the trip of a lifetime, we want to give them every opportunity to enjoy the resource safely. That’s why we’re partnering with Global Rescue,” said Joel R. Johnson, Chief Marketing Officer of Trout Unlimited.
Over the last decade, Global Rescue has performed more than 7,000 operations for individuals, families and enterprises, providing medical advisory, field rescue, destination intelligence and medical and security evacuation services. From travel assistance to medical evacuation in emergencies, anglers can enjoy additional peace of mind.
TU will benefit from the partnership in several ways. Global Rescue will donate a portion of the proceeds of the sale of its memberships back to Trout Unlimited to aid in its mission of protecting and restoring coldwater fisheries. Members will also benefit from special content including stories and tips from Global Rescue on how to make their fishing experiences safer in the major donor newsletter of Trout Unlimited, The Complete Angler. TU members will be provided a special code to use when purchasing a Global Rescue membership to ensure the organization receives the donation. Global Rescue will also help TU grow its membership by providing trial TU memberships to its customers, though some restrictions will apply.
“We’re proud to say Global Rescue is the preferred provider of field rescue, medical advisory, and evacuation services for Trout Unlimited and hope our members will consider the service to keep them safe on their next fishing trip,” Johnson said.
“Global Rescue is committed to conservation and supports dozens of conservation organizations around the world. For the angling community, no conservation organization comes close in stature to Trout Unlimited,” said Global Rescue CEO Dan Richards. “Global Rescue shares TU’s commitment to preserving, protecting and restoring North America’s coldwater fisheries and watersheds. As TU members live out their passion for fishing around the world, our priority is their health and safety.”
About Trout Unlimited
Trout Unlimited is the country’s oldest and largest nonprofit organization dedicated to protecting and restoring trout and salmon and their watersheds all across America. Follow TU on Facebook and Twitter, and visit our blog to stay on top of TU’s efforts to ensure the next generation of anglers gets to enjoy coldwater fishing. For more information, visit www.TU.org
About Global Rescue
Global Rescue is a worldwide provider of integrated medical, security, intelligence, travel risk management and crisis response services to corporations, governments and individuals. Founded in collaboration with Johns Hopkins Medicine, Global Rescue’s unique operational model provides best-in-class services that identify, monitor and respond to potential threats. Global Rescue has provided medical and security support to clients during every globally significant crisis of the last decade. Memberships start at $119 and entitle members to rescue and transport services from the point of injury to their home hospital of choice.
For more information, call (617) 459-4200 or visit www.globalrescue.com.
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